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Tehuantepec Railway survey party views, Mexico [graphic]
BANC PIC 1905.13069-.13070--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Tehuantepec Railway survey party views, Mexico

Creator/Contributor:

Silveira, Juan J., creator

Abstract:

Includes a group portrait of surveyors in the field, as well as a photo of Enrique Guillermo Antonio Mexía.

Date:

ca. 1880 (issued)

Subject:

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Mex#ia, Enrique Guillermo Antonio -- 1829-1896 -- Pictorial works
Tehuantepec Railway Company.
Vegetation surveys -- Mexico -- Tehuantepec -- Photographs
Botanists -- Mexico -- photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographed by Juan J. Silveira (Minatitlan, Mexico).
Enrique Guillermo Antonio Méxia, 1829-1896, son of Jos#e Antonio, fought in the war against the United States, on the liberal side in the War of the Reform (1857-1860), against the French invasion under Maximilian, for Benito Juárez, as well as occupying himself with business and politics in his later years.
Possibly transferred from the Mexía Family papers (BANC MSS M-B 1)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
2 photographic prints : albumen ; 21 x 26 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.13069-.13070--PIC

Origin:

Mexico

Related Item:

Mexía Family papers : Mexía, José Antonio, : 1790-1839