This collection contains images of items provided by Brownsville residents who participated in the event of Brownsville History Harvest held at the Brownsville Public Library Main Branch on September 27, 2014.

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  • Photo 10 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of wedding; Carmen Gavito and Dr. Melcior Landin Jr.; taken in August 1951; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 9 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of Dr. Melchior Landin, Jr. in his optometrist office; taken in early 1940's; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 8 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Washington Street; Drs. Landin and Landin Optometrists; owned by father and son; both Melchior Landin; taken in early 1940's; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 7 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of Carmen Landin Gavito; taken in 1945; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 6 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    During Charro Days; Carmen Landin Gavito (L); Tina Garza (R); taken in late 1930's; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 5 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of the Juana Champion Fernandez House; built in 1912; sold to Pauline Boleck; now the Fernandez-Boleck House; the original is Runyon photo; taken in 1915; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 4 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of Palmito Ranch; Carlos Orive on horseback; taken in 1916; in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 3 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of Cueto Building; unknown address; taken in Brownsville, Texas.
  • Photo 2 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of Merchant's National Bank; gas pump, Texas Bank and Trust; Awning of Vivier Drivers; Crest Building; Federal Building down the street; taken in 1914; in corner of Elizabeth and 11th Street.
  • Photo 1 

    Unknown author (2016-09-07)
    Photo of Brownsville Train station; with people on it surrounded it by a crowd; R.B. Krieger Chairman of the Republican Party of the State of Texas; and president-elect Warren G. Harding; right to left: unknown woman, ...
  • Photo 4 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Small ID photo of Ana Laura Rosales Posada; middle school; Secundaria Technica No. 78; now is no. 4; she was 13 years old; taken in Matamoros; in 1981.
  • Photo 3 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Passport/ID photo of Maria Andrea Posada; already married; over half of the photo is stamped with a seal containing a design and words on the bottom; can read out Matamoros, Tam., Familiar No. 79, migrtacion, al.,; taken ...
  • Photo 2 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Slightly damaged portrait photo of Maria Andrea Posada at age 16; taken in Matamoros; in 1952.
  • Photo 1 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Portrait photo of Maria Andrea Posada; widow to Rosales; 12 years old; school photo; middle school; Colegio Don Bosco; taken in Matamoros; in 1948.
  • Photo 6 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Quinceneria photo; Maria Elva on the right at her; 15th birthday party; on the left unknown; one of Maria's friend; taken in Matamoros; in 1969.
  • Photo 5 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Photo of quinceneria; 15th birthday party; Rosalinda Morales Melendez dacing with her father Jose Morales; attached is the contract for the photographer of 20 pesos for the day and 2.50 pesos for the photos; taken in ...
  • Photo 4 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Photo of Maria Elva Morales Melendez; she was a dama at a quinceneria; at the age of 17; taken in Matamoros; in 1968.
  • Photo 3 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Birthday party photo; with child and pinata; Isabel Rodriguez birthday party; had turn 4 years old; September 10, 1972; polaroid photo taken in Matamoros; in 1972.
  • Photo 2 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
  • Photo 1 

    Unknown author (2016-09-06)
    Torn family photo; two pieces; Morales Melendez family; left to right: Alicia (5 years old), Rosalinda (3 years old), Maria Elva (2 years old), Jose Morales (around 40 years old); father of children; at a plaza in Matamoros; ...

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