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McAllen - Palace Theater

 File — Container: ELIBR-0154, other: Drawer 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: Folder 22

Scope and Contents

Folder includes black and white photographs of staff, performers, and audience members at the Palace Theatre (McAllen). Two (2) photos of a young baton twirler, and (3) photos featuring Gladys Swan and L.J. "Shine" Mason. Three (3) photos are stamped, "Photograph by Marvin Downs, Pharr, Texas."

Photogaphs have stickers on back 82-599, 82-600, 82-602, 82-603, 82-604, 82-605, 82-606


  • 1850s—2000s

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is NOT open for research use due to ongoing processing. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley assumes no responsibility.


7 Photographic Prints : Silver gelatin (BW) photos ; 5" x 7" and 8" x 10"

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus Repository

ELIBR 1.104
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