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Taxco, Guerrero [picture postcard]

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Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
Physical description:
1 item, monochrome, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Taxco (Guerrero, Mexico)
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
Notes:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico--Taxco.
Summary:
Reproduction of a black-and-white photograph of the street that leads to the Rancho Telva. Two men walk up the hill, away from the hotel. They are dressed in white clothes that have come to be seen as typical of the Tierra Fria region of Guerrero. They carry large packs on their back and one holds a long stick. Taxco is an old silver town located between Acapulco and Mexico City.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
Topic:
Taverns (Inns)
Cities and towns
Labor
Tourism
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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