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International Line dividing U.S. and Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Container:
Box 1, Item Grouping U.S.A.--Arizona.
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Photographs
Place:
Mexico
Nogales (Arizona)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction of a photograph of a bridge at the U.S.-Mexico border, perhaps Nogales, Arizona. There is a large, one-story building to the left, and far off to the right, another row of one- and two-story buildings. At the ledge, where the river marks the border, stands a very small figure of a woman with a child in her arms, and four other children of various sizes around her.
Local Numbers:
AC0200-0000011 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Poverty  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Working class  Search this
Bridges  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Photographs -- Photomechanical prints
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / California - Hollywood
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2184

Sonora/Nogales/Arizona [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (black and white, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Picture postcards
Postcards
Photographs
Place:
Sonora (Mexico)
Nogales (Arizona)
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction of a photograph: Bird's-eye view of a street in the town of Nogales, which has the border running right through it. In the middle of the photograph is a wooden fence that is the dividing line, and to each side are city buildings, cars and carriages.
General:
Series I, Box 1, U.S.A.--Arizona--Cities.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Cities and towns  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Postcards
Photographs -- Photomechanical prints
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / Arizona - Cities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2187

A Suburban Residence District, El Paso, Texas [color postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Container:
Box 13, Item Grouping U.S.A., Texas--El Paso
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
El Paso (Texas)
Date:
Circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction: Tinted photograph of shack homes with people posing in front--two women with children, apparently Mexican or possibly Indian. In front of them is an outdoor oven made of clay and trash strewn about.
Local Numbers:
AC0200-0000051 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Cities and towns -- Texas  Search this
Dwellings -- Adobe houses.  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1920-1930
Picture postcards -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / Texas - El Paso
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2224

La Posta Lodge, El Paso, Texas [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Creator:
AAA Associate Service (Pasadena, Calif.)  Search this
Names:
American Automobile Association  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Texas  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
El Paso (Texas)
Scope and Contents:
Illustration on card: Reproduction of photo of the entrance to a motor lodge, built in a Southwestern adobe style, with an inset photograph of the motel interior, with throw rugs and wall decor in an Indian / Southwestern patterns. The postcard has an AAA (American Automobile Association) logo: "...on U.S. 80 West. 5 minutes to the center of city."
General:
Series 1, Box 1, U.S.A.--Texas.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Automobile travel  Search this
advertising -- Hotels, taverns, etc.  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Architecture -- Hispanic American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / Texas - El Paso
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2235

El Paso Street, 1882--El Paso Street Today [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Creator:
Humphries Photo Company, Publishers, El Paso, Texas  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
El Paso (Texas)
Scope and Contents:
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].
General:
Series 1, Box, 13, U.S.A.--Texas.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Buildings -- Adobe  Search this
Cities and towns -- Texas  Search this
Central business districts  Search this
Streets -- Texas  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / Texas - El Paso
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2236

Business Street, El Paso, Texas.-- A Shady Lane, Juarez, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Juarez, Mexico
El Paso (Texas)
Texas
Scope and Contents:
Postcard reproduces two photographs. On left, a business street with horse-drawn carriages, two-story buildings and a streetcar line throught the middle of the street; on right, a tree-lined dirt road, captioned Juarez, Mexico.
General:
Series 1, Box 13, U.S.A.--Texas.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Cities and towns -- Mexico  Search this
Central business districts  Search this
Streets -- Texas  Search this
Streetcars -- Texas -- El Paso  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / Texas - El Paso
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2237

Lower International Bridge, El Paso, Texas [postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
El Paso (Texas)
Rio Grande
Scope and Contents:
Illustration of a bridge joining Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua and El Paso, Texas. The bridge includes a streetcar / trolley moving people across the bridge. The wooden bridge spans the Rio Grande floodplain and river.
General:
Series 1, Box 13, U.S.A.--Texas.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Streets -- Texas  Search this
Bridges -- Texas  Search this
Architecture -- Hispanic American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / Texas - El Paso
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2238

Old Church, 356 years old--Juarez, Mexico. Built 1549 [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Creator:
Humphries Photo Co. Publ., El Paso, Texas (publisher?)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
Scope and Contents:
The postcard holds two photographs (reproductions) of a church in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. The image on the left depicts an outdoor view of the church. The other photo displays the church interior with two women praying at the foot of the altar.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign, Mexico--Cathedrals/Churches.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
prayers  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Churches  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Architecture -- Religious  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cathedrals/Churches
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2263

Old Guadaloupe Church, nearly 400 years old,Ciudad Juarez, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
El Paso (Texas)
Scope and Contents:
Color photo (reproduction) of a street scene in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. On the right side of the street is the Old Guadalupe Church. On the left side of the street are stores, including one for Quong Lee Abarrotes y Carniceria (groceries and meats). people walk through this street next to the church.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign, Mexico--Cathedrals and Churches.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Churches -- Catholic -- Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cathedrals/Churches
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2265

Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: Various scenes [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Photographer:
Ward Bros., Columbus, O.  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
El Paso (Texas)
Southwest
Scope and Contents:
Color illustrations of different scenes in Ciudad Juarez. Mexico: "the interior of the old church," "Guadaloupe Church." "Street scene," amd "Burros loaded with wood." These illustrations are framed by plants associated with the culture and climate of the region, such as paddle cactus (Nopal), maguey cactus, mango on a branch, palms and flowers.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign, Mexico--Ciudad Juarez.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Churches  Search this
Streets -- Mexico  Search this
Burros  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cuidad Juarez
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2266

New International Bridge between El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Curt Teich Co., Chicago, American Art Colored  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
El Paso (Texas)
Scope and Contents:
Color-tinted photograph(reproduction) of bridge joining El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. The shot is taken from the Mexican side of the bridge, where people stand around a building with a Mexican flag flying over it. The U.S. flag and various high rise buildings can be seen in the background as various cars and a streetcar approach the Mexican side of the bridge.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign-Mexico-Ciudad Juarez.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Bridges -- Texas  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cuidad Juarez
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2267

Bull Ring in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Curt Teich Co., Chicago, American Art Colored  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Container:
Box 23, Item Grouping - Foreign, Mexico--Ciudad Juarez.
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
Juarez, Mexico
Mexico
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Color-tinted photograph (reproduction) of the exterior of the bull ring, facing the entrance. There are two cars and a crowd of people gathering at the entrance of the bullring. Among the crowd are vendors. The stadium is called the "plaza de toros." Placed on both walls surrounding the entrance is an advertisement, "Beba Ud./ Carta Blanca, Saturno, Bohemiea/ de Cuahtemoc Monterrey." (Drink Carta Blanca, Saturno, Bohemia from Cuahtemoc, Monterrey).
Local Numbers:
AC0200-0000033 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Automobiles -- Mexico.  Search this
Bullfighting -- Mexico -- 1900-1920.  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Beer  Search this
Prohibition  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cuidad Juarez
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2268

Calle de Comercio, main business street in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico--opposite El Paso, Texas [color picture potcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Curt Teich Co., Chicago, American Art Colored  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
El Paso (Texas)
Scope and Contents:
Color-tinted photograph (reproduction) of a street scene in the main business section of Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. The street is lined with cars, some carts and horse-drawn carriages. The businesses identified include a cafe, a bar, a bank, and a hotel. There are people walking on this busy street.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico--Ciudad Juarez.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Streets -- Mexico  Search this
Central business districts  Search this
Cities and towns -- Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cuidad Juarez
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2269

"Carcel Publica" [Jail], Ciudad Juarez, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Curt Teich Co., Chicago, American Art Colored  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Mexico -- 1900-1920
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
El Paso (Texas)
Scope and Contents:
Color-tinted photograph (reproduction) of the front exterior of a building with sign in the center, "Carcel Publica" (Public Jail). On each side of this entrance, signs read "juzgado de letras" (court).
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign, Mexico--Ciudad Juarez.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Cuidad Juarez
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2270

Avenida Ruiz / Ruiz Avenue. Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Creator:
Kodak Mexicana, Ltd.  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (b/w, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Scope and Contents:
Black-and-white photograph (reproduction) of what appears to be the main street in the town of Ensenada, Baja California; taken from above the buildings, placing the whole avenue within the frame. There are cars parked along each side; three men sit next to a lamppost on one corner and other people walk along the street.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign, Mexico--Ensenada.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Automobiles -- Mexico.  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Beaches -- Mexico  Search this
Streets -- Mexico  Search this
Cities and towns -- Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Ensenada
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2271

"El Ajusco," Tijuana, Mexico [postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Landscapes (representations)
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
Scope and Contents:
Color illustration of a desert mountain landscape. There are two large cactus plants on each end of the image. In the middle stand a man wearing a sombrero and campesino (peasant) garb with another in the same style of dress on a burro with two large packages hanging on the donkey. They face away from the photographer toward the mountain--"el ajusco"--in the distance.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico--Miscellaneous scenes.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mountains -- Mexico  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Sombreros  Search this
Cactus  Search this
Desert  Search this
Burros  Search this
Genre/Form:
Landscapes (representations) -- Mexico
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Miscellaneous Scenes
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2279

Tia Juana, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Selige, Adolph Pub. Co, St. Louis  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Tijuana, Baja California Norte, Mexico
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction of a color- tinted photograph of Tijuana at the turn of the century, a seemingly typical western town with one road and a couple of buildings.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico-Tijuana.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Cities and towns  Search this
Streets -- Mexico -- Tijuana  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Tijuana
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2286

Avenida A: Looking forward from Calle Tercero, Tijuana [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Western Publishing and Novelty Co., Los Angeles, Calif.  Search this
Creator:
Western Publishing and Novelty Co., Los Angeles, Calif.  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction of a color-tinted photograph of Tijuana in the 1920s. It depicts a large street, lined with cars parked on each side of the street. On the right side of the street is a long bar with the Mexican flag flying above the building and an advertisement for "15 cent Cerveza 'Mexicali' Beer."
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign, Mexico--Tijuana.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Cities and towns -- Mexico -- Tijuana  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Prohibition  Search this
Streets -- Mexico -- Tijuana  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Tijuana
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2287

Tijuana, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Creator:
Enrique A. de Frias, PO Box 32, San Ysidro, Ca. (publisher?)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Tijuana, Mexico
Mexico
San Diego (Calif.)
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction of a color photograph of a main street in Tijuana, 1960s. On verso: "Tijuana, Mexico. View of Second Street and 'C' Avenue. Although a border town, Tijuana keeps a colorful Mexican flavor, which together with horse and dog races, Jai Alai games, and... being in a duty-free zone, makes Tijuana a vacationland and shopping center in the West."
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico--Tijuana.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mexican American border region -- 1960-1970  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Shopping  Search this
Streets -- Mexico -- Tijuana  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1960-1970
Picture postcards -- 1960-1970
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Tijuana
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2288

Rush after the bullfights, Tijuana, Mexico [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Creator:
Exportadora e Importadora S.A., Photo Mantel  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Tijuana, Baja California Norte, Mexico
San Diego (Calif.)
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction of a color photograph of a traffic jam in Tijuana after a bullfight. Wide shot of a main road leaving the bullring, packed with cars.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico-Tijuana.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Bullfights  Search this
Mexican-American Border Region  Search this
Automobiles -- Mexico.  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Bulls  Search this
Streets -- Mexico -- Tijuana  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Mexico / Tijuana
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2289

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