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["La Moderna" store, Magnolia Park]

Description: Photograph of the "La Moderna" store in Magnolia Park. Two-storied building, with red brick on the ground level, and yellow wood siding on the upper level. A sign above the entrance reads: "Libreria Kaliman"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Salon Juarez in Magnolia Park]

Description: Photograph of the Salon Juarez in the Magnolia Park neighborhood. The building is a grey one-story structure. A sign in red font hangs above the front door, reading: "Benemerita Sociedad Mutualista Benito Juarez." This is a historic building in Houston's East Side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Photograph of Elias Ramirez]

Description: Photograph of Elias Ramirez, taken in Magnolia Park during the early years of LULAC.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral of Juan Valentine Ramirez]

Description: Photograph of the funeral of Juan Valentine Ramirez. who died at the age of 19, in Magnolia Park. From left to right: Juanita Sanchez Rodriguez, Ramirez's fianceé ; Mrs. Isabel Angela Ramirez, Ramirez's mother ; Pedro Goza ; Antonio Flores. Juan Valentine Ramirez was a saxophone player.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Magnolia Park Rubies float in Fiestas Patrias International Parade]

Description: Photograph of the Magnolia Park Rubies float in the first Fiestas Patrias International Parade. The Rubies were a girls softball team coached by Mario Gollegos. The float is driven by a Melton Steel truck. The banner on the truck reads: "Mex Amer Culture.]
Date: 1968
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Immaculate Heart of Mary Church]

Description: Photograph of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Magnolia Park, Houston, Texas. Large stonework building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Fundraiser at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church]

Description: 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.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Advertisement of a baseball game, Alamos versus Magnolia Park]

Description: Baseball game to be played between "Alamos" (formerly Leones of Houston) vs. "Magnolia Park" on Sunday, March 29, 1931 at 3 p.m. at Magnolia Park, Houston, Texas. No entrance fee.
Date: March 21, 1921
Creator: El Tecolote
Item Type: Poster
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Inauguration of Club Mexico, 1933]

Description: Photograph of the inauguration of Club Mexico at the M & M Building on April 16, 1933. Professor Adolfo Martinez is seated in the center. Left side: Jose Lopez - director seated with his group, Tipica Groupo de Senoritios. Right side - seated (left to right): Ignacio Mexcado, saxophone ; Rudy Rubio, clarinet ; Jose Rivas, trombone ; Jose Castro, trumphet ; Prof. Jesus Gavino Gonzales, cello. Right side - standing (left to right): Pomposo Macha ; Miguel Rivas, violin ; Gertrudis Gabino Gonzales, piano ; Jose Torres, violin ; Tomas Aguilar, violin. On the left is a large group of young women in matching dresses and hats, each holding a banjo, mandolin or guitar.
Date: April 16, 1933
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library