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[Clearing between mission and presidio at Orcoquisac site]
Photograph of a clearing in the forest between the mission and presidio at the Orcoquisac site.
[Contact sheet of Site of Orcoquisac and La Placita Market]
Contact sheet of images on a roll of film shot of Site of Orcoquisaz and La Placita Market in Houston, Texas, identified on the back with handwritten notes. The first row of images are of a grassy area edged by trees; the second and third rows of images include grassy areas, water and a lake, surrounded by trees. The fourth row includes images of water edged by trees, and two of men (identified as Kevin Ladd and Harry) standing in grassy areas; one of the men is holding an object and gesturing to his left. The fifth row includes two images of water surrounded by trees; the third image includes a building with a sign that says "La Placita Farmer's Market" with additional advertisements in English and Spanish, and a man is walking on the sidewalk next to the business. The final three images include storefronts of businesses that have signs in Spanish.
[Edge of Miller's Lake]
Photograph of the edge of Miller's Lake.
[Forest clearing at Orcoquisac site]
Photograph of a forest clearing at the Orcoquisac site.
[Forest surrounding Orcoquisac site]
Photograph of the Forest surrounding the Orcoquisac site.
[Man pointing to site in forest at Orcoquisac]
Photograph of a man pointing to site in forest at Orcoquisac.
[Photograph of a man standing in forest]
Photograph of a man with arms outstretched standing in forest. Identified as "Harry" in handwritten note on back of contact sheet.
[Photograph of Kevin Ladd]
Photograph of Kevin Ladd standing in a forest clearing. Identified in handwritten note on back of contact sheet.
[Presidio site]
Photograph of the presidio site.
[Site of 1766 Orcoquisac presidio compound]
Photograph of the site of the 1766 Orcoquisac presidio compound.
[Site of 1766 Orcoquisac presidio compound]
Photograph of the site of the 1766 Orcoquisac presidio compound.
[Site of Orcoquisac mission and church]
Photograph of the site of the Orcoquisac mission and church.
[Trees around Miller's Lake]
Photograph of trees around Miller's Lake.
[Trees surrounding presidio site]
Photograph of trees surrounding the presidio site.
[Trinity River]
Photograph of the Trinity River.
[Trinity River area]
Photograph of the Trinity River area.
[Trinity River mouth]
Photograph of the Trinity River mouth.
[View of Miller's Lake]
Photograph of a view of Miller's Lake.
[View of Miller's Lake]
Photograph of a view of Miller's Lake.
[View of Trinity River]
Photograph of a view of the Trinity River.
[Wooded area by Miller's Lake]
Photograph of a wooded area by Miller's Lake.