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Photographic views of the Lower Rio Grande Valley [view book] / photos by Dickey, 1920s

 File — Container: ELIBR-0151, Box: 4

Scope and Contents

Viewbook contains 50 photographs from around the lower Rio Grande Valley.


  • 1920s


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. 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.


From the Collection: 2 Document cases

From the Collection: 1 Oversized boxes

From the Collection: 1 Boxes ; 10" x 12.5"

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Badly damaged. Viewbook with brown pebble leather covers, metal brad binding. Contains silver gelatin photographs mounted on linen pages. Most pages have onion skin leaves with typed descriptions affixed to backs.

Viewbook may have been disbound and pages replaced out of order.

Related Materials

Hidalgo County Historical Commission, Archives Alert series numbers are located on the back of some pages, including 97-100 - 97-130, 97-133, and 96-966.

Separated Materials

Viewbook removed for flat storage.

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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