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[Santa Anita Restaurant, plaque]

Description: Photograph of commemorative plaque hung outside of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Santa Anita Restaurant, view of street entrance]

Description: Photograph of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant. White stucco building with red-clay tiled roof. Central Bank building and a billboard advertisement for Sprite visible in the background.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Santa Anita Restaurant, from street]

Description: Photograph of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant taken from the street. White stucco building with red-clay tiled roof.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Frank Gabino and employees on the 1800 Block of Congress]

Description: Photograph of Mr. Francisco (Frank) Gabino, son and employees outside of the Alamo Furniture Store on the 1800 block of Congress Avenue, Houston, Texas. Line of delivery trucks in front of store. From left to right: Frank Gabino ; Frank Gabino, Jr. ; Anatoin Reyes ; Ignacio Rodriguez. The Crystal Cafe is visible at the far corner; it was run by Gus Gavriel.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[La Pupusa Alegre restaurant entrance]

Description: Photograph of the La Pupusa Alegre restaurant entrance, located at 6902 Bellaire Boulevard.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[La Pupusa Alegre restaurant]

Description: Photograph of the La Pupusa Alegre restaurant, located at 6902 Bellaire Boulevard.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Santa Anita Restaurant, courtyard]

Description: Photograph of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant. White stucco building with red-clay tiled roof.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Santa Anita Restaurant, exterior]

Description: Photograph of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant. White stucco building with red-clay tiled roof.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Santa Anita Restaurant, front view]

Description: Photograph of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant taken from the opposite street corner. White stucco building with red-clay tiled roof.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Santa Anita Restaurant, rear view]

Description: Photograph of the Santa Anita Mexican Restaurant taken from behind the wall enclosing the courtyard. White stucco building with red-clay tiled roof.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Delivery trucks in front of Crystal Cafe]

Description: Photograph of four automobiles parked on the street outside of Crystal Cafe, on the 1800 block of Congress Avenue, Houston, Texas. The Crystal Cafe was run by Gus Gavriel.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Felix Mexican Restaurant interior]

Description: Photograph of Felix Mexican Restaurant interior, possibly first location. Felix Tijerina is standing next to a young woman at right in the distance.
Date: 193u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Roy O'Rear's Café

Description: Photograph of Roy O'Rear's Cafe in downtown Hutto showing storm damage. Photograph taken Jun 12, 1957.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Restaurant interior

Description: An artistic illustration of the interior of a restaurant. Most of the restaurant guests are single men sitting at small tables. A cocktail waitress is serving drinks on a tray. Three members of a band perform on a stage at the right-side of the illustration. The establishment looks more like a cocktail lounge or bar.
Date: 1968?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

La Caliente Tortillas

Description: Article about tortilla warming on gas heaters. The article details an incident where a Mexican American called "Pedro" was burned when lighting a gas heater to warm a tortilla, leading Tom Watson to turn off the gas and end the practice of heating tortillas in Ore Storage. Contains handwritten notes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library