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[Postcard of Miguel Domínguez]

Description: Postcard of Miguel Domínguez, a New Spanish colonial official in Mexico who played a part in the Mexican independence movement.
Date: unknown
Creator: Tarjeta Postal

[Postcard of Pedro de Gante]

Description: Postcard of Fray Pedro de Gante, a Franciscan missionary from Belgium. Gante was also known as Fray Pieter van der Moere and Pedro de Mura.
Date: unknown
Creator: Tarjeta Postal

[Postcard of Vicente Guerrero]

Description: Postcard of Vicente Guerrero, a Mexican military general who was involved in the Mexican War of Independence. Guerrero was also a President of Mexico.
Date: unknown
Creator: Tarjeta Postal

[Postcard of Vicente Suarez and Fernando Montes de Oca]

Description: Postcard featuring two members of the military: Vicente Suarez and Fernando Montes de Oca, both military college students who died on September 13, 1847, at 19 and 17 years old, respectfully. Both died defending the Chapultepec against an American attack.
Date: unknown
Creator: Tarjeta Postal

[Postcard portrait of Franco Jimenez]

Description: Postcard featuring an image of Franco Jimenez taken in Fresno, California. Franco is sitting on a chair, dressed in a suit and bow tie.
Date: October 29, 1924
Creator: Comet Photo Studio