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Creators:
García, Héctor, 1923-
Dates:
1969
Size:
1 Booklet
80 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.92-6
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Héctor García documenting Holy Week observances among the Cora in Western Central Mexico in 1969. They include images of a church, musicians, masks and mask makers, processions, and performers. Notes on some of the photographs relate them to descriptions in Fernando Benitez, Los indios de México, 1970. The photographs, mostly en...

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Creators:
Fred Harvey (Firm)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Reproduction of tinted photograph depicting the pueblo of Laguna, with its adobe houses. On verso: "Laguna is the youngest of the New Mexican Pueblos, being founded in 1699. It is 66 miles west of Albuquerque. Few tourists know that the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico own 900,000 acres of land and since the Treaty of Guadaloupe Hidalgo in 1848 have be...

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Postcard is a five-photo collage generated in San Antonio, Texas: two photographs of missions, Mission Concepcion and Mission San Juan Capistrano; two images of San Pedro springs; and one photograph entitled "a seller of pepitorias." The seller is a man standing in front of two large wooden doors, holding a tray and wearing Mexican style hat and cl...

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Creators:
Nic. Tengg, San Antonio, Texas
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Three-photo collage of San Antonio. The first image is of what appears to be a yucca plant, entitled "Spanish dagger." The second depicts a city, entitled "City Hall." The third is entitled "Mexican Burro cart" and shows two men riding in a wagon pulled by a burro.

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Creators:
Nic. Tengg, San Antonio, Texas
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The photograph depicts an unmoving train at a railroad station in San Antonio. The architecture follows a colonial Mexican template.

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b/w, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Reproduction of a black-and-white photograph of the arched entrance to a hotel in Taxco, Guerrero. There is a stone wall lining the driveway and a young boy walks next to the wall, into the photograph. Behind the arch are houses on a hill in the distance. Taxco is known for colonial Mexican architecture, silverwork and as an important rest point be...

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b/w, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black-and-white photograph (reproduction) of a street in the center of the town of Uruapan, Michoacan. There is a square with a monument in the middle of the road, and people walk and ride bicycles through the street. On the left are a hotel and a furniture store.

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Creators:
Sonora News Company, City of Mexico
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color photomechanical reproduction of a photograph of a young Mexican woman wearing a shawl on her head and a white blouse with a flower print. Her black hair is pulled back and covered by the shawl. She looks off to the side, her face and body towards the camera, slightly hidden by a wall. Her features indicate Indian heritage. Translation of capt...

Message on verso in Spanish addressed to Mr. F. Swann Harding, Washington, plus note in English: "Please send me more views of your city / Post-cards." Message dated July 11, 1917.

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Dates:
1901-1940
Level:
series
Size:
20 Linear feet (Boxes 184-204)
Collection ID:
AAA.carninst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibitions includes correspondence, lists, planning notes, and available catalogs related to 185 traveling and loan exhibitions held at the Museum of Art from 1901 to 1940. Of these, 82 are group, survey, regional, or topical shows and over 100 are one-artist shows. The museum's early interest in American painters are clearly evident under Beatty'...

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Dates:
1886-1962
undated
Level:
series
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (Box 2)
Collection ID:
AAA.rusholiv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains diaries, notes, transcripts of lectures/talks, and other writings by Olive Rush, mostly about art, aesthetics, and art techniques. Also found are personal writings, creative writing, and writings of others. Rush's early diaries concern her childhood, education, and early career, including her experiences at the Corcoran School ...

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