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Anniversaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Edcouch-Elsa High School Walkout 50th Anniversary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: BD-0007
Scope and Contents These 207 images document the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Edcouch-Elsa Walkouts, which took place in Novemeber 1968. The images primarily cover the march from the Edcouch-Elsa administrative buildings to the auditorium. The original students from 1968 led this anniversary march.
Dates: 2018-11-14

Jesus Bazán and Antonio Longoria Marker Dedication Ceremony

 Collection
Identifier: BD-0008
Scope and Contents The collection consists of images and recordings of the Jesus Bazán and Antonio Longoria marker dedication ceremony. This marker commemorates the double murder of Jesus Bazán and his son-in-law, Antonio Longoria, on September 27, 1915 along a dirt road near their ranch outside of Edinburg. In October 2017, the Refusing to Forget the team unveiled the first historical marker in Cameron County to recognize the unknown victims of La Matanza (The Massacre) in 1915. The Jesus Bazán and...
Dates: 2018-11-03

Juneteenth Celebrations Collection

 Collection
Identifier: BD-0013
Scope and Contents This collection contains images from the Juneteenth celebrations held in Edinburg, Texas in June 2018. The event took place at Restlawn Cemetary, a black (previously segregated) cemetary in Edinburg, Texas.
Dates: 2018-06-16

Local Juneteenth Celebrations, 2019

 Unprocessed
Identifier: ELIBR-2019-044