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Josepha Castro

Description: Photographic postcard of Josepha Castro. A description of this photo by Eddie Rivera reads," Mrs. Castro was born in Shafter, Texas. She was best known for her fine knitting. She knitted fine articles and sold them. It was her hobby. She sold them only to make enough money to buy more supplies. She is the aunt of the Ignacio Campos family. She was a very religious person. She also liked to help the people who could not afford to buy or have something. You might have called her 'The Salvation Army'."
Date: unknown

Teresa Campos Family

Description: Photographic postcard picturing the nieces and nephews of Teresa Campos (L-R) Fred Ortega, age 4; Fransica Ortega, age 5; Enedina Martinez (sitting); Nena Ortega, age 2; Maria Martinez Ortega (Enedina's daughter); and Fransico, age 6. They are at their house in Ruidosa, Texas.
Date: 1922~

Funeral for Trine Campos

Description: Photograph of a funeral for a baby named Trine Campos, who was the son of Atanachio Campas. Atanachio is the man standing behind the casket. On the L is his friend Enrique Escovero, whose wife Teresa is on the right of the casket. This photo was included in a research paper by Luiz Campos for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1966.
Date: unknown