Photograph showing the laying of the cornerstone of City Hall, El Paso, 1899. The view is over the crowd and toward to scaffolding. The number "15" is printed below the photograph on the mount. Handwritten on the back of the mount: Laying corner stone 1899 city hall El Paso.
Place of Origin
El Paso (El Paso County, Tex.)
Laying Cornerstone, Prints and Photographs Collection file-El Paso Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Artisan or Artist
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs
Communication Artifacts -- documentary artifacts -- graphic documents -- photograph
visual works -- photographs
ceremonies ; cornerstones ; government buildings ; city halls ; crowds
Prints and Photographs Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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