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Plaza Juarez, A. Holm, Matamoros


Scope and Contents

From the File:

Contains five items relating to architecture in Matamoros , including three photos, one postcard, and a printed page.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within dates vary


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From the File: 5 Photographic Prints

Language of Materials

From the Box: English

Physical Description

Black and white photograph featuring people on a street corner. Border brick buildings are featured prominently, including a clock tower in the background.
(left) A two-story building features a wrap around balcony, canvas awning, wooden doors propped open. There is a sign afixed to the balcony that is partially cropped out indicating the name of the establishment, "[...]edaje", "[rest]aurant", "[...]cheria". Text painted on the brick to the right of the door and somewhat obscured by the awing read, "[cer]veza", "[limon]ada", "agua mineral". Additional painted text above the doorway to the right reads "tacos" and "enchiladas".
(right) A one-story brick building features painted text on the left side, "Jose A Cisneros, gomergiante en vinos y licores", and text on the right is cut off by damage to the photo, "La Cam...".
Bottom right of photograph reads R. Holm Photo, 12".


Landscape orientation, 25.5 x 20.5 cm

Repository Details

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

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