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[On Set of the Carlos Velazquez Television Show]

Description: Photograph of four people on set of the Carlos Velazquez TV show. There are two women in the middle and two men flanking them. The men are in black shirts with skeletons on them. The man on the left has a skull mask on and a sombrero. The table in front of them has Day of the Dead themed items, such as skull masks.
Date: 1986
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Death Spectacular Show at Paramount Theater]

Description: Photograph of a stage filled with performers clothed in Day of the Dead costumes. In the background four performers (two male, two female) hold hands as if being pulled away from the action. Miscellaneous performers stand in the wings. In the foreground, two men in suits tussle with a figure costumed as a ram while a woman in white stands nearby. One man's hat has fallen to the ground; the woman wears a veil.
Date: 1986
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Stage Event at the Paramount Theater]

Description: Photograph of a stage event at the Paramount Theater. The background is an orange-brown. There are three people in the picture, each in bright costumes. The person in the foreground is blurred because they were spinning. Their outfit is blue that covers the entire body. They have a gold collar and head piece. There is another man in a white outfit with a yellow skirt and head piece with a black collar. Behind him and standing higher up, another man in a red and yellow outfit with wings attached to his arms and a bird-shaped head piece.
Date: 1987
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Altar with Three Tiers]

Description: Photograph of a heavily decorated altar. There are three tiers and each level has flowers. The bottom tier also has small skulls sitting on the floor and a statuette on the right. The middle tier has skulls as well as a Catholic religious image. The top tier has two small skeleton figures, one in a white dress and veil and the other in a black tuxedo jacket. There is a cross above the pair.
Date: 1989
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Altar Covered With Tamales]

Description: Photograph of an altar created on the Day of the Dead. A table is covered with green paper. On the table is a large bowl of tamales, a bunch of bananas, a bottle of beer, five limes, an orange, and peanuts. Also on the table are two skull shaped candles, a small skull figurine, and baby's breath flowers.
Date: November 3, 2000
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Altar Decorated with Refreshments]

Description: Photograph of an altar created on the Day of the Dead. A table is covered with green paper. On the table is a large bowl of tamales, a bunch of bananas, a large pastry, bottles of beer, limes, oranges, apples, and peanuts. Several plates of food are prepared. Also on the table are skull shaped candles, a small skull figurine, baby's breath flowers, orange flowers, and candle holders.
Date: November 3, 2000
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Hispanic Woman Making Tamales]

Description: Photograph of Aurora Orozco making tamales for an altar on the Day of the Dead. Orozco, who sits at a table, uses a brush to coat a tamale with sauce. Finished tamales sit on a sheet of newspaper on the left side of the table. Orozco wears a pale pink shirt and gold cross necklace. Two desktop computers are set up behind her.
Date: November 3, 2000
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Invitation: Día de los Muertos Parade & Celebration]

Description: Invitation from the Mexic-Arte Museum regarding the 17th Annual Día de los Muertos Parade & Celebration. The parade occurred on November 2nd, 2001. Other events included musical entertainment, a theater performance, and artists' activities booths. The flyer is illustrated with drawings of skeletons.
Date: November 2, 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Skeleton Dancers]

Description: Photograph of skeleton dancers performing at the Día de los Muertos celebration hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Two men dressed as skeletons dance amid an audience. Audience members are seated in folding chairs. Artwork by Luis Jiménez hangs on the walls of the gallery.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Decorated Altar at a Día de los Muertos Celebration]

Description: Photograph of an altar at the Día de los Muertos celebration hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Pastries, tamales, fruit, and beverages are arranged on the altar. Tamales and pastries hang from string above the altar. Candles and statuettes of Jesus are also arranged on the altar. Religiously themed paintings hang from the wall behind the structure.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Children Dancing]

Description: Photograph of three children dancing to the music of Johnny Degollado at the Día de los Muertos celebration hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum. Two of the children wear spotted masks. The rightmost child is dressed as Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. A band plays behind them.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Singing Group]

Description: Photograph of a group singing at the Día de los Muertos celebration hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. A man, left, plays a guitar. A woman next to him holds up a sheet of paper for him to read. A child, center, is dressed as a Native American. Rightmost stands an individual who is dressed in a white lace dress, boas, a feathered hat, and skeleton mask.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Parade Lining Up]

Description: Photograph of people lining up at the Día de los Muertos parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Children wearing light blue shirts hold up puppets of skeletons. They face away from the camera.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[People in Costume]

Description: Photograph of two individuals at the Día de los Muertos parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Both wear floral skeleton masks. The leftmost person wears a lace veil, white dress, and gloves. She holds two white roses. The rightmost person wears a coral and green embroidered robe. The robe is hooded. Around the individual's neck hangs a black and white photograph of a woman.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[People in Costume]

Description: Photograph of eight individuals at the Día de los Muertos parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The group sits in a truck bed. All wear skeleton makeup. Four individuals are male and wear black suits with white embroidery and red ties. The remaining four individuals are female and wear traditional dresses. Their hair is tied up in ribbons.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Front of Día de los Muertos Parade]

Description: Photograph of the Día de los Muertos parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Individuals wearing skeleton face makeup hold up a banner. It reads: "Mexic-Arte Museum Presents Día de los Muertos Parade." Those in the parade walk down a brick road. Some hold up puppets of skeletons on sticks. Many are in costume. It is nighttime.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Herlinda Zamora in Costume During Parade]

Description: Photograph of Herlinda Zamora and an unnamed man at the Día de los Muertos parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Zamora, right, wears a large straw hat, white dress, and brown cloth crossed over her chest. The unnamed man, left, wears a skeleton costume and face makeup. They stand next to an altar.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Día de los Muertos Parade Banner]

Description: Photograph of a parade banner at the Mexic-Arte Museum's Día de los Muertos parade. Two individuals hold the banner between them. It reads: "Mexic-Arte Museum, Día de los Muertos, Presented by Dell. Printing sponsored by Kinko's." The photograph was taken at nighttime in downtown Austin.
Date: November 2, 2002
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Altar to Roy Lozano]

Description: Photograph of an altar to Roy Lozano. A layer of dry pinto beans has been spread across a wooden floor, with a pattern of dry black beans partially visible on the left side of the photograph. A glass of water and some dried meat sit in front of a black and white photograph. The photograph depicts a mustachioed man wearing a white collared dress shirt. Behind the photograph sits a black urn. Next to the urn is a vase of yellow and orange flowers.
Date: October 31, 1998
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum