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Texas and Mexico photograph album [graphic].
BANC PIC 2002.108--ALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Texas and Mexico photograph album

Abstract:

Professional quality views of San Antonio and El Paso, Texas, and various Mexican regions and towns. The vast majority of views are in Mexico. Locations noted are: Guanajuato, Zacatecas, Guadalajara, Aguas Calientes, Mexico City, Silao, Queretaro, Gualajan[?], Puebla, Leon, Cholula, the Hercules cotton mill, and Orizaba. Of particular note are two-part panoramas of the town of Guanajuato and of a train under the elevated aqueduct near Queretaro.

Date:

ca. 1890 (issued)

Subject:

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Cities and towns -- Mexico -- Photographs
Mexico -- Pictorial works
San Antonio (Tex.) -- Pictorial works
El Paso (Tex.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographer(s) unknown. Compiler unknown.
23 photographs measure 19 x 25 cm., and 50 measure 12 x 19 cm.
Album pages disbound prior to acquisition by library. No discernible order to pages. Large format views precede smaller.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Preliminary list of contents available.

Type:

graphic
Panoramic photographs-Mexico.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (73 photographic prints) : albumen ; album 30 x 37 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2002.108--ALB

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.