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[Adolfo Mexiac Accepts Honorary Citizen Award]

Description: Photograph of Adolfo Mexiac accepting an Honorary Citizen award from the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Mexiac, center, wears a black suit. A man standing on the left presents the award certificate to Mexiac. Two men stand on the right and applaud. They stand in front of a mural that is red, white, and black in color.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Adolfo Mexiac Signs Prints]

Description: Photograph of Adolfo Mexiac autographing prints of his work. Eight prints of the same work are spread across a table as they are signed in pencil by Mexiac, who sits on the left. Mexiac wears a white polo shirt and black glasses. The prints depict a man kneeling on the ground while holding a sword.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Adolfo Mexiac Signs Prints for Onlookers]

Description: Photograph of Adolfo Mexiac autographing prints of his work. Eight prints of the same work are spread across a table as they are signed in pencil by Mexiac, who sits on the left. Mexiac wears a white polo shirt and black glasses. The prints depict a man kneeling on the ground while holding a sword. A man on the right looks over Mexiac's shoulder. Two others look on in the background.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Band at Reception]

Description: Photograph of a band playing at the Adolfo Mexiac exhibit held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Two two men play guitar, the leftmost man largely obscured by the man on the right. Both wear a traditional costume of black trousers with white ribbon work on the sides and white coats. Two woman can be seen watching the band. A walker stands in front of one woman. Paintings featuring desert nature scenes are hung on the wall behind the band.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

Danevang Farmers Coop

Description: Photograph of the Danevang Farmer's Co-operative building and corresponding structures taken from afar on a paved road. The company takes up a large expanse of territory. Its main structures appear to be concentrated in the middle, where complicated farming buildings and equipment lie, but seems to extend farther into the right where a single-story structure can be seen.
Date: 1999
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Female Speaker at Opening Reception]

Description: Photograph of a female speaker at the opening reception for the Vitality and Roots exhibit. The reception was held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The woman stands behind a podium that sits in front of a mural. She wears a dark blazer and gray striped blouse.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Greeting Card from Bianca Roberts to Sterling Houston - 1999]

Description: Greeting card from Bianca Roberts to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. Inside the card, she has written a short note about how wonderful of an experience it was to work with him. She offers her help in the future. Two small paper receipts have been included, but no reason for them is given in Bianca's note.
Date: 1999
Creator: Roberts, Bianca
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Groundbreaking and Pioneer house and Hansen Shed

Description: Photograph of a groundbreaking in Danevang, Texas; the future site of a museum. There is a sing on the ground that identifies it as such, which reads, "museum site". The dirt ground in the foreground is surrounded by a well-maintained grassy area, where two buildings have been built in the background already. The one on the left is a two-story structure with intersecting gable roofs, a patio overhang, and white siding. To the right, there is a single-story structure built out of the same construction materials as the adjacent building. A typed note on the back of the photograph reads, "The pioneer has house has been in place with the shed which is Now the lawnmower shed [sic]."
Date: 1999
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Group of People Standing Together and Holding a Drawing]

Description: Photograph of a group of three men and three women standing together in a group and facing the camera. The three people who are standing in the middle are holding a three-paneled folder with a colorful picture of three Hispanic figures in the middle. A few of the people are smiling at the camera, and the man in the middle is looking off to the left. There is a large painting on the wall in the background that is slightly visible behind the group of people.
Date: 1999
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group Photo at Santa Barraza and Sam Coronado Exhibit]

Description: Photograph of four people at the Santa Barraza and Sam Coronado exhibit celebrating Cinco de Mayo at Laura Bush's office in Austin, Texas. From left to right stand Sam Coronado, Laura Bush, Santa Barraza, and Sylvia Orozco. They stand in front of two colorful artworks that are largely pink and lime green in color.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group Photo at Santa Barraza and Sam Coronado Exhibit]

Description: Photograph of a group at the Santa Barraza and Sam Coronado exhibit celebrating Cinco de Mayo at Laura Bush's office in Austin, Texas. Ten people stand in front of two colorful abstract paintings. Jorge Sedeño stands fifth from the left, Laura Bush stands fifth from the right, Sylvia Orozco stands fourth from the right, and Sam Coronado stands furthest to the right.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group Photo with Jorge Sedeño and Sylvia Orozco]

Description: Photograph of five individuals. The leftmost woman wears a blue dress. The man next to her wears a dark jacket and holds a print of a figure wearing a feathered headdress. A man wearing a dark suit coat, blue dress shirt, glasses, and red tie. Second from the right stands Jorge Sedeño, who wears a gray suit coat. Rightmost is Sylvia Orozco, who wears a sleeveless gold blouse and short black skirt. The wall behind them is painted red and green. A stone statue stands off to the right.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group Photograph with Laura Bush, Sylvia Orozco, and Jorge Sedeño]

Description: Photograph of ten individuals standing in the Jose Cisneros exhibit at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Text on the back of the photograph reads, from left to right: "Bill Rodriguez, Vice President, Dell Computer Corporation; Sylvia Orozco, Bill Tilney, Jorge Sedono, Mexic-Arte Museum; Maestro Jose Cisneros, Artist; Mrs. Laura Bush, First Lady of Texas; Tony Garza, Railroad Commissioner; Council Member Gus Garcia; Consul Eusebio Romero; Jorge Necer, Artist." The paintings on the wall behind them depict men and horses.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Herlinda Zamora and Unnamed Person Prepare for Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of Herlinda Zamora and an unnamed man preparing for Raíces Sin Fronteras, an exhibit of work by Jose Francisco Treviño held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The unnamed man, left, wears gray pants and dark jacket. Zamora, right, wears jeans, a denim blouse, and black jacket. They sit among a collection of wooden platforms and crates.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Herlinda Zamora, Anica Bazan, José Francisco Treviño, Sylvia Orozco, and Others at Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of five individuals, including Herlinda Zamora, Sylvia Orozco, Anica Bazan, and José Francisco Treviño. The leftmost woman, Anica Bazan, wears a white dress shirt and black skirt. Next to her stands a woman who is wearing a black blouse and pants. Sylvia Orozco, center, wears a white blouse and black skirt. José Francisco Treviño, second from the right, wears blue jeans and a plaid button up in red, blue, and yellow colors. The group stands in front of a green wall upon which paintings are hung.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Herlinda Zamora, Sylvia Orozco, and Unnamed Persons Prepare for Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of Herlinda Zamora, Sylvia Orozco, and two unnamed persons preparing for Raíces Sin Fronteras, an exhibit of work by Jose Francisco Treviño held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Orozco, left, wears a dark blouse and skirt. An unnamed woman, second from the left, wears black. Zamora, second from the right, wears jeans, a denim blouse, and black jacket. An unnamed man, right, wears gray pants and dark jacket. They stand among a collection of wooden platforms and crates.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

Al Jensen -- Museum Construction

Description: Photograph of an older man sitting in a red chair inside a construction project. The man, identified as Al Jensen, is seated facing the right side looking up. He wears a plaid shirt, denim jeans, and black rubber boots. Accompanying information states the location under construction is the future site of the Danish Heritage Preservation Society (see Note field). Behind the wooden posts serving as the building's framework are two buildings and a couple of parked cars. The two structures in the back both have white siding and gable roofs, as well as front porch patios with overhangs.
Date: 1999
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Jorge Sedeño, Sylvia Orozco, and Others]

Description: Photograph of thirteen individuals standing in the Vitality and Roots exhibit at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Most wear name tags. Sylvia Orozco stands second from the right. Jorge Sedeño stands third from the right. In total there are six women and seven men.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Jorge Sedeño, Sylvia Orozco, and Others]

Description: Photograph of five individuals. A woman in a blue dress stands farthest to the left, followed by a woman in a yellow dress and a woman in a black jacket and gray skirt. Second from the right is Jorge Sedeño, who wears a gray suit. Rightmost stands Sylvia Orozco, who wears a short black skirt and gold sleeveless blouse. The individuals hold up copies of a pamphlet titled "Mario Rendon Lozano: Escultor."
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Jose Cisneros and Sylvia Orozco at Christmastime]

Description: Photograph of Jose Cisneros and Sylvia Orozco. Cisneros and Orozco face each other, standing in front of a table covered in an embroidered green tablecloth. On the table sits a red binder and a small white statue of a young woman's head and shoulders. Christmas decorations hang from a window and light fixtur. Cisneros, left, wears a red sweater. Orozco, right, wears a gray sweater.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Jose Cisneros and Sylvia Orozco View Drawing]

Description: Photograph of Jose Cisneros and Sylvia Orozco looking through a large book that sits on a wooden table. Cisneros, right, holds the book open as they study a drawing of a woman with braided hair. Orozco wears a magenta and white blouse in a floral pattern. Cisneros wears a white dress shirt and gray trousers. Statuettes of horses and people line shelves around the room.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum