El Paso Street, 1882--El Paso Street Today [picture postcard]
Humphries Photo Company, Publishers, El Paso, Texas
1 item, color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
El Paso (Texas)
Series 1, Box, 13, U.S.A.--Texas.
Postcard contains two photographs. One depicts El Paso Street immediately after railroads arrived in 1882. It includes streetcars, railroads, one-story adobe "Mexican style" buildings. The other photo depicts two-story "main street" style buildings with sidewalks and signs in English and represents El Paso 'today' [circa 1910].
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]