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Greetings from san Antonio, Texas: Mission Concepcion, etc. [postcard]

view Greetings from san Antonio, Texas: Mission Concepcion, etc. [postcard] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
Physical description:
1 item, color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Texas
San Antonio (Tex.)
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
Notes:
Series 1, Box 13, U.S.A.--San Antonio.
The word "pepitoria" refers to a chicken dish similar to the street food sold in Mexico.
Summary:
Postcard is a five-photo collage generated in San Antonio, Texas: two photographs of missions, Mission Concepcion and Mission San Juan Capistrano; two images of San Pedro springs; and one photograph entitled "a seller of pepitorias." The seller is a man standing in front of two large wooden doors, holding a tray and wearing Mexican style hat and clothing.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
Topic:
Texas--Description and travel
Missions
Churches
Historic Sites
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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