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Inquiry Question

Historical Context



Photo 1
Photos 2 & 3
Photos 5 & 6


Table of

Visual Evidence

Photo 4: La Harmonia Store, garage, shop, and water tower, 1955.
[Graphic] Photo 4 with link to higher quality photo.
(Big Bend National Park)

Questions for Photo 4

1. What do you think the tall structure on the left is? Why would it have been necessary?

2. Examine the buildings in Photos 2, 3, & 4. Can you tell what kinds of building materials were used to construct them? Why might they have been chosen?

* The photo on this screen has a resolution of 72 dots per inch (dpi), and therefore will print poorly. You can obtain a high quality version of Photo 4, but be aware that the file will take as much as 30 seconds to load with a 28.8K modem.



Comments or Questions

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