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[Hart Platform]

Description: Photograph of a classical revival-style platform with four columns. "Hart" is shown in relief on the side of the structure.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[El Morocco Cafe]

Description: Photograph of El Morocco Cafe, a single story restaurant and bar. The building's sign depicts images of pyramids, palm trees, and people riding camels. Five arches are open on the building's front porch. Two cars are parked to the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Saint Patrick's Cathedral]

Description: Photograph of Saint Patrick's Cathedral in El Paso, Texas. Three arched entrances stand under a stained glass window depicting a religious scene. Arched windows can be seen along the side of the building to the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Southwest Portland Cement]

Description: Photograph of Southwest Portland Cement Company's cement factory in El Paso, Texas. The concrete building has a three-story main structure that is topped by three chimneys and two smaller structures.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Northward View of Piedras Street]

Description: Photograph of a northward view of Piedras Street in El Paso, Texas. A variety of cars and business buildings can be seen along the avenue, with a mountain appearing in the background.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Business Buildings on a Street Corner]

Description: Photograph of brick business buildings at the corner of San Francisco Avenue and Santa Fe Street. The nearest building advertises curios and printing, while the building behind it belongs to the H. Lesinsky Company. A man is walking outside of the curio shop near a line of parked cars.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Two Firefighters in a Car]

Description: Photograph of two male firefighters wearing peaked caps and sitting in a car. American flags fly from both sides of the windshield and from the rear. "E.P.F.D." is written along the hood. The reverse side of the photo suggests that they are parked in front of the El Paso Fire Department building. The buildings visible behind the car have several stories high and have brick facades. The building on the right is El Paso Optical Company.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[View of Cedar Street]

Description: Photograph of a view of Cedar Street in El Paso, Texas. A variety of cars and business buildings can be seen along the avenue, with a mountain appearing in the background. Two women are crossing the road together.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Horse Fountain in El Paso, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a horse fountain in El Paso, Texas, at the corner of Alameda Avenue and Piedras Street. The East El Paso Cafe appears behind the fountain.
Date: [1930..1939]
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Businesses in the Five Points Neighborhood]

Description: Photograph of two-story business fronts along a street in the Five Points neighborhood in El Paso, Texas. The building on the right has "El Paso Conservatory" written over its top row of windows. Businesses in the first story include Douglass Bros. hardware store and Wayne M. Tinkler & Co.'s appliance store.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Neighborhood with a View of Bassett Tower]

Description: Photograph of an El Paso neighborhood, with houses, yards, and parked cars. The O.T. Bassett Tower is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Asarco Structure]

Description: Photograph of an Asarco structure. The building has multiple stories, with stairways leading upward to the left. Two separate lengths of covered hallways or chutes lead from the main structure on the left to a narrow structure on the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[View of Piedras Street]

Description: Photograph of a view of Piedras Street in El Paso, Texas. A variety of cars and business buildings can be seen along the avenue, with a mountain appearing in the background.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Storefronts on San Francisco Avenue in El Paso, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a brick building containing multiple storefronts on San Francisco Avenue in El Paso, Texas. Businesses include a restaurant called Cleve's Place, an assay office, multigraphing & printing, and a curio shop. Advertising for the Knox Hotel and Coffee Shop appears on a billboard above and behind the storefront.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Wyoming Avenue in El Paso, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a western view down Wyoming Avenue in El Paso, Texas. Cars populate the road, while trees and buildings lie on either side. The Juárez Mountains can be seen in the background.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Small Experimental Aircraft]

Description: Photograph of a man in a jacket standing beside a small experimental jet with a nose propeller. A power cord runs from the rear of the plane's fuselage to a adapter box that is attached to the steel support that holds the jet aloft. Cars are parked in a row in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[View of Montana Avenue]

Description: Photograph of Montana Avenue in El Paso, Texas. A variety of cars and business buildings can be seen along the avenue, with mountains appearing in the background.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Escontrías Print Company]

Description: Photograph of the inside of the Escontrías Print Company in El Paso, Texas. A balding middle-aged man leans against equipment to the left, another older man with a hat stands at a desk in the background, and a younger man smoking a pipe stands by shelves to the right. They are identified as Tony, "Dutch," and Lloyd Escontrías.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[View of Montana Avenue]

Description: Photograph of Montana Avenue in El Paso, Texas. A variety of cars and business buildings can be seen along the avenue, with mountains appearing in the background.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Escontrías Ranch]

Description: Photograph of a small ranch building standing by a small body of water and several large boulders. Two horses stand by the right side of the water. An expanse of flat areas with scrub vegetation is visible behind the Escontrías ranch building. Mountains line the background.
Date: 1938~
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Buildings Along Stanton Street in El Paso, Texas]

Description: Photograph of Stanton Street in El Paso, Texas. Businesses, cars, and people can be seen around the street. Bassett Tower can be seen in the background.
Date: 1935~
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[View Down Railroad Tracks]

Description: Photograph of a pair of railroad tracks as seen from the east on San Francisco Street in El Paso, Texas. A series of businesses line the street to the left. The El Paso Union Depot and its bell tower can be seen at the end of the street.
Date: [1940..1949]
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[El Paso Union Depot]

Description: Photograph of El Paso Union Depot, a two-story brick building with a bell tower and a pavilion to the left. Railroad tracks pass in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Escontrías
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Five Points Neighborhood]

Description: Photograph of a crossroads in the Five Points neighborhood of El Paso, Texas. Houses can be seen behind rows of trees. Cars can be seen along the central road. Mountains are visible in the background.
Date: 1949
Creator: Escontrías
Partner: El Paso Public Library