Cornerstone for City Hall, El Paso, 1899. Woman seated next to the carved cornerstone. Bunting on what is probably the speaker's stand is visible to the side. Parts of two buildings are visible in the background. The cornerstone is attached to a chain and block and tackle. Handwritten on back: El Paso 1899 cornerstone for City Hall.
Place of Origin
El Paso (El Paso County, Tex.)
Cornerstone for City Hall, Prints and Photographs Collection file-El Paso Texas Folder 1, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Artisan or Artist
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cornerstones ; government buildings ; city halls ; women ; block and tackle ; bunting
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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