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[San Antonio mom contributes 6 sons to U.S. war effort]
Photograph of a newspaper clipping about the six sons of San Antonio's Vara family who are participating in World War II. They are the sons of Mrs. Sara C. Vara.
[Seven nuns outside of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and School]
Photograph of seven nuns. Standing, on far right: Sister Maria Teresa. Sitting, from left to right: Sister Maria Dolores ; Sister Maria Benetia ; Sister Maria Regeis.
[Father Esteban De Arta and nephew]
Photograph of Father Esteban De Arta and his nephew Joaquin Gonzalez in the early 1930s.
[Group of catechists at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and School]
Photograph of a group of catechists at Our Lady of Guadalupe, circa 1931. Bottom row, left to right: Alicia Herrera ; Angelita Celiz ; Amalia Lopez ; Petra Sanchez ; Ramona Nieto ; Margarita Gonzalez. Top row, left to right: Berta Cruz ; Frances Rodriguez ; Petra Ruiz ; Julia Ortega ; Incarnacion Martinez ; Nalaria Adame.
[Hygiene instruction class at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church]
Photograph of a hygiene instruction class, circa 1935.
[Photograph of Our Lady of Guadalupe band]
Photograph of Our Lady of Guadalupe band. This band was played in 1930 at Jamarino in Magnolia Park at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Top row, from left to right: Jose Arazia ; unidentified ; Jesus M. Rodriquez ; Jose Rodriquez ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Isabel Leon ; Aqupito Alvarado ; Jose Hernandez ; unidentified. Bottom row, from left to right: unidentified ; Ramon Paramo ; Ramon Hernandez ; unidentified ; Jose Carmona ; unidentified ; unidentified ; unidentified ; unidentified boy (sitting down).
[Group of children in Guadalupe Church yard]
Photograph of a group of children who were instructed by the catechists for their first communion.
[Photograph at Leon of the procession of the Holy banner]
Photograph of the procession of the Holy banner around the temple at the end of Congress at Leon.
[Photograph of a Mass service at the Old City Auditorium]
Photograph of a Mass celebrating the Feast for Christ the King at the Old City Auditorium. The audience is comprised of Our Lady of Guadalupe parishioners.
[Gathering of parishoners at Leon]
Photograph of the parishoners' procession in front of the Church at Leon. Spectators standing by.
[First Communion class at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church]
Photograph of the students of the First Communion class of the Guadalupe Church on May 15, 1949. All the children are dressed in white.
[Photograph of a wedding at a church in León]
Photograph of a wedding at a church in León. The priest is administering the wedding sermons.
[Photograph of Mass in session at a church]
Photograph of Mass being celebrated at a church.
[Photograph of Mass service in a church]
Photograph of a celebration of Mass in a church.
[Photograph of nuns of Amalia at León]
Photograph of nuns of the Church at Amalia in Leon.
[Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church - 1958]
Photograph of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church at 2405 Navigation Blvd, Houston, Texas.
[Postcard of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church]
Postcard of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Houston, Texas. Cars parked outside and people going to the Church.
[Statue of a Christian saint]
Photograph of a Christian saint in a Church. Five big candles are seen in front of the statue.
[Photograph of a statue of a Christian saint]
Photograph of Christian saint in a Church. Five big candles are seen in front of the statue.
[Church service in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church]
Photograph of Church service in Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.
[Men placing a crown on Our Lady of Guadalupe statue]
Photograph of two priests and two men trying to restore the crown on the Our Lady of Guadalupe statue in the Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. On top of the curtain in the background is a banner reading "Reina y Madre."
[Photograph of altar at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church]
Photograph of the altar at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. A priest is blessing the communion.
[Photograph of a procession for Our Lady of Guadalupe]
Photograph of the procession carrying the decorated photograph of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Nuns, adults and children can be seen in the photograph.
[Photograph of a procession of children for Our Lady of Guadalupe]
Photograph of the procession carrying a huge decorated photograph of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Girls dressed in white are in front. Men and women are following behind.
[Photograph of a religious procession]
Photograph of a religious procession.
[Program of Concierto Musical held on November 25, 1928]
Detailed program of Concierto Musical held at Guadalupe on November 25, 1928.
[Snapshots from the Santos Carrion Collection]
Photograph of four snapshots from the Santos Carrion Collection, circa 1920s-1940s. Includes portrait of Carmen Mendoza, people outside church buildings, and a church building in Rosenberg, Texas. Four images.
[Various snapshots from the Santos Carrion Collection]
Photograph of various snapshots from the Santos Carrion Collection. Includes a group portrait of children, family portraits, and an exterior photograph of the Holy Cross Church and Rectory building. Four images.
[Reception for Miss Mexico at Brazos Hotel]
Photograph of a reception for Miss Mexico at the Brazos Hotel in the 1920s. Standing, left to right: unidentified ; Felipe Santander, father of Elenita Farrington ; Mrs. Satander ; unidentified ; Gustavo Rosales Ypina, by post ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Jose Sarabia ; Pinfilo Tellez ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Sororro Sarabia. Sitting, left to right: unidentified ; Mrs. Ypina (Gustavo) ; unidentified ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Elenita Santander (Farrington) ; unidentified ; unidentified.
[Sarabia Bookstore]
Photograph of the Sarabia Bookstore and two unidentified men.
[Azteca Theater]
Photograph of people at the Azteca Theater.
[Flyer for the film “La Paloma"]
Flyer for the film "La Paloma", giving a summary, cast list and details of the movie shown at Teatro Azteca. The film starred Medea de Novara as Empress Carlota.
[Letter to Nicandro Medrano - 1926-09-29]
Letter to Nicandro Medrano, dated September 29, 1926, regarding a personal family matter and recent correspondence.
[Property tax receipt for Nicholas Negreta from Harrisburg Independent School District]
Postcard sent to Nicholas Negreta for a property tax receipt No. 4858 from Harrisburg Independent School District, Harrisburg, Texas dated 1925 for $4.30 for lot 11, Block 2, Division MPS, Value $500. Sent to Nicholas Negreta at his address, 1014 Woodbury.
[Christmas card sent by Esther - 1932]
Christmas card sent by Esther from Houston dated Christmas Eve, 1932. The printed text of the card reads: "To wish you all happiness / at Christmas and throughout / the coming year."
[Water service bill for Nicandro Medrano from the City of Houston]
Water service bill sent to Nicandro Medrano at 1101 Wooding, Houston, Texas, for the month of February 1939. On the back stamped, Postage .01, and Houston, Texas Feb. 13, 1939.
[Water service bill for Nicandro Medrano from the City of Magnolia Park]
Water bill sent from the City of Magnolia Park, City Water Department, to Nicandro Medrano, 1101 Wooding Street, for 0.75 cents.
Good Neighbor Teen-age Basketball League All Stars
Clipping from the magazine El Puerto Volume 1, Number 2, Houston, Texas, Oct. 1959. Contains a colored picture of the "Good Neighbor Teen-age Basketball League" before their final game of the season with the "Medias Negras" from Piedras Negras, Coah, Mexico. The league played at Piedras Negras Labor Day.
[Letter from Jose Angel Medrano to Elizabeth Cisneros - 1947-08-02]
Letter to Elizabeth Cisneros, Secretary, Club Recreativo Regis, inviting members of the club to the first anniversary Ball of the Club Recreativo de Veterans, Houston, Texas, on August 3, 1947. The letter is signed by Jose Angel Medrano of Club Recreativo de Veteranos. Included with the letter are two typed sheets of the names of the 1947 members of Club Recreativo de Veteranos, Houston, Texas, with their addresses.
[Clipping of a grand function to be held at Edison Junior High School]
Newspaper clipping of an advertisement of a function at Edison Junior High School to be held on February 1, 1942.
[Coronation of Queen Ofelia of the Fiesta de la Raza]
Newspaper clipping of the coronation of Queen Ophelia I on October 11, 1942, on the grounds of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Houston, Texas. The coronation was part of the Fiesta de la Raza.
[Wedding photograph of Ignacio and Virginia Acosta]
Photograph of Ignacio and Virginia Acosta taken on August 5, 1923. The bride is dressed in white with a white head veil decorated with flowers. She holds a bunch of white flowers in her hand. The groom wears a suit with bow tie.
[Photograph of Joe A. Medrano]
Photograph of a postal delivery boy, Joe A. Medrano, sitting on a chair, dressed in postal uniform, cap and boots.
[Photograph of Jose Angel Medrano as a young boy]
Photograph of Jose Angel Medrano. He is a young boy, dressed in white, standing on a carpet and resting his hand on a chair.
[Photograph of Jose Angel Medrano]
Photograph of Jose Angel Medrano. Jose is sitting on a chair dressed in a navy suit.
[Postcard portrait of Franco Jimenez]
Postcard featuring an image of Franco Jimenez taken in Fresno, California. Franco is sitting on a chair, dressed in a suit and bow tie.
[Two boys at the opening of Hidalgo Park]
Photograph of two boys, one with cap on, at the opening of Hidalgo Park in Houston, Texas.
[Ofelia Medrano, 1942 Queen of Immaculate Heart of Mary]
Photograph of Ofelia Medrano, wife of Carlos Gonzalez. She is standing at the doorway wearing a white long dress and a beautiful white crown on her head.
[Paul Perez and Ofelia Medrano at the fund raising celebration]
Photograph of Paul Perez and Ofelia Medrano at the 1942 celebration for the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church to raise funds for a new church building.
[Fundraiser at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church]
Photograph of the 1942 celebration at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, in Magnolia Park, Houston, Texas for fundraising to build a new church building.