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McAllen International Museum - Landfill, 1957 April 3

 File — Container: ELIBR-0154, other: Drawer 2, Folder: 4

Scope and Contents

Photographs labeled on back, Caterpillar Tractor Co (Peoria, ILL.), "Caterpillar No. 955 Traxcavator works on sanitary landfill operations, South of McAllen, Texas. Bought open land use for this purpose. Handling approximately 1,000,000 lbs. per month."


  • Creation: 1957 April 3


Conditions Governing Access

Portions of this collection are in process and may not be available 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 Record Group: 57 Folders (Miscellaneous Photographs File Cabinet, Drawer 1)

From the Record Group: 17 Folders (Miscellaneous Photographs File Cabinet, Drawer 2)

From the Record Group: 1 Document cases (Box 3)

From the Record Group: 1 Boxes (Box 4)

From the Record Group: 1 Oversized boxes (Box 2)

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English

Genre / Form

Repository Details

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

ELIBR 4.100
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