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The big hat / el sombrero charro [picture postcard]

view The big hat / el sombrero charro [picture postcard] digital asset number 1
Publisher?:
Hester & Smith, Inc., San Diego, California
Physical description:
1 item, color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Tijuana, Baja California Norte, Mexico
San Diego (Calif.)
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
Notes:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico--Tijuana.
Summary:
Color photograph (reproduction) advertising a curio shop in Tijuana called El Sombrero Charro. Atop the one-story building is a giant sombrero where the store is located. Adjacent to the Sombrero Charro building is more entrepreneurial competition, Rio Rita's Curios.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region
Tourism
Sombreros
Shopping
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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