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Topic: mexican

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Mexican Girls. Costumes of the Poblanas

Mexican Girls. Costumes of the Poblanas

Print shows two young women standing in doorway, smoking.

Mexican rulers, migrating from Matamoras with their treasures

Mexican rulers, migrating from Matamoras with their treasures

A wry attack on the Mexican clergy, showing them deserting Matamoras with their "treasures"--young women, wine, and other booty. In the lead ride a priest and a monk on horseback with a woman seated behind each... more

Flight of the Mexican Army at the Battle of Buena Vista, Feb. 23, 1847
Mexican commission in Miramar

Mexican commission in Miramar

Ten men in suits, standing, facing Maximilian on left.

Mexican commission in Miramar

Mexican commission in Miramar

Ten men, seated and standing, Miramar Castle, Trieste.

Monument over the remains of 750 U.S. soldiers, who fell in the valley of Mexico during the Mexican War

Monument over the remains of 750 U.S. soldiers, who fell in the valley...

Photograph shows monument in a Mexico City cemetery.

Mapa del ferro carril Mexicano y ramales de Puebla y Jalapa

Mapa del ferro carril Mexicano y ramales de Puebla y Jalapa

Print shows map of a railway line from Mexico City to Vera Cruz, Mexico, with additional lines between Apizaco and Puebla and between Jalapa and Vera Cruz; also includes locations of volcanos.

Segunda calavera taurina de la nueva estudiantina. A este toro delgado cual espina, hoy lo viene a torear la estudiantina

Segunda calavera taurina de la nueva estudiantina. A este toro delgado...

Broadside shows four human skeletons in triangular hats and carrying musical instruments taunting a skeleton bull. The text, in verse, conveys the slaying of the bull and speaks of death in general.

Revunvio de calaveras de catrines y borrachos, de viejos y de muchachos, de gatos y garbanceras

Revunvio de calaveras de catrines y borrachos, de viejos y de muchacho...

Broadside shows a calavera instructing people to go into the graveyard. The text conveys how the time will come for everyone to end up there. A second calavera in verse (epitaph) is titled "Calavera widows, cal... more

Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connections with the Texas Mexican, Texas Mexican Short Line, Mexican National, Texas & St. Louis, and Denver & Rio Grande Narrow Gauge systems and also the International & Great Northern, Mexican Oriental Interoceanic & International, New York, Texas & Mexican and International & Mex. Standard Gauge roads.

Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connections with t...

Outline map of the U.S. Southwest showing major drainage, cities and towns. Railroad lines are named and narrow gauge lines are in red. The "Cannel Coal Field" is indicated.

Mexico. Aztec calendar stone Mexico. Court of the museum.

Mexico. Aztec calendar stone Mexico. Court of the museum.

Photographs show Aztec calendar stone, sacrifice stone, and statue of Coatlicue at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City.

[Archaeological artifacts and Mexican man pulling cart]

[Archaeological artifacts and Mexican man pulling cart]

Top photograph shows display of archaeological artifacts, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City. Bottom photograph shows a man, possibly a peddler, pulling a cart loaded with jugs on a street.

The Pyramid of the Sun from the Pyramid of the Moon The idol found near the Pyramid of the Moon ; The Charnay excavations, San Juan Teotihuacan.

The Pyramid of the Sun from the Pyramid of the Moon The idol found nea...

Photographs show pyramid, Aztec sculpture, and Mexican men standing at site excavated by Desire Charnay.

Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui, side.

Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui, side.

Photographs show views of statue of the goddess Coatlicue (incorrectly identified as Teoyaomiqui) and head of the goddess Dentegtly at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City.

[Ancient pottery and Aztec statue]

[Ancient pottery and Aztec statue]

Photographs show displays of Aztec sculpture and pottery, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City.

The Pathway of the Dead and Pyramid of the Moon Pyramids of San Juan Teotihuacan.

The Pathway of the Dead and Pyramid of the Moon Pyramids of San Juan T...

Photographs show pyramids and untitled scene of Mexican people working at a river.

[Archaeological artifacts and man standing near urns]

[Archaeological artifacts and man standing near urns]

Photographs show displays of Aztec sculplture, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City, and a man, probably William Henry Jackson, standing near urns probably at the National Museum of Mexico.

The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines between the Missouri River and the Pacific coast to the city of Mexico via the A.T.&S. and Mexican Central R.R.

The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines between th...

Map of the western United States from Kansas City to the Pacific showing relief by shading, drainage, state boundaries, military and Indian reservations, railroads with main lines in heavy black; lists stage co... more

Juego del circo

Juego del circo

Game has numbered areas showing different circus acts, involving horseback riding, acrobatics, and juggling. The accompanying text describes the rules of the game.

Juego de la oca

Juego de la oca

Gameboard shows 63 numbered spaces, or "casillas," each illustrated with people, birds, animals, and objects, arranged in a spiral toward the center. The four corners, outside the game, show scenes of children ... more

La Calavera Sevillana, esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero, viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos

La Calavera Sevillana, esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande tore...

Broadside shows a skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters ... more

La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero. Viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos

La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torer...

Broadside shows skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters in... more

Corrido de Reyes Ruiz. Corrido de Martín Herrera

Corrido de Reyes Ruiz. Corrido de Martín Herrera

Broadside shows simple ornamental border dividing the text which, in verse, consists of two ballads. The "Ballad of Reyes Ruiz," by Epigmenio Gonzales, conveys the killing of Ruiz on the eve of a Dieciseis de S... more

Inmemorables recuerdos de la plaza de toros en Mixcoac, inauguración verificada el Domingo, 20 de Mayo de 1894

Inmemorables recuerdos de la plaza de toros en Mixcoac, inauguración v...

Broadside shows a matador challenging a bull in three vignettes. The text conveys a exciting run of bullfights in which six bulls are brought out onto the plaza and four bullfighters are injured. The second tex... more

[La procesión]

[La procesión]

Restrike print shows an image of people in procession carrying candles and a banner entering through an arched doorway.

[Mexican picnic, Mexico] / photo by Hugo Brehme, Mexico, D.F.

[Mexican picnic, Mexico] / photo by Hugo Brehme, Mexico, D.F.

Two men with guitars, and woman, seated on ground.

[La procesión]

[La procesión]

Restrike print shows people in procession carrying candles and a banner entering through an arched doorway.

[Altar de la Virgen de Guadalupe]

[Altar de la Virgen de Guadalupe]

Restrike print shows an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe on an altar surrounded by potted plants and candles.

Villista prisoners in stockade guarded by 24th Infy men

Villista prisoners in stockade guarded by 24th Infy men

Photograph shows African American soldiers guarding prisoners inside stockade of branches and brush.

Mexican Bull Ring--Flaunting the scarlet

Mexican Bull Ring--Flaunting the scarlet

Bullfight in progress, with fans in background.

Calavera Oaxaqueña

Calavera Oaxaqueña

Print shows fierce calavera brandishing knife, crowd of calaveras behind him.

[Gran calavera eléctrica]

[Gran calavera eléctrica]

Print shows large skeleton hypnotizing a group of skulls and a sitting skeleton; an electric street car, with skeletons as passengers, is in the background.

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