Postcards from the Río Bravo Border

Picturing the place, placing the picture, 1900s–1950s

Daniel D. Arreola

Research output: Book/ReportBook

6 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Making innovative use of an extensive archive of photo postcards, this historical geography traces the transformation of Mexican border towns into modern cities and destinations for American tourists in the twentieth century.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherUniversity of Texas Press
Number of pages258
ISBN (Print)9780292752818, 9780292752801
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013
Externally publishedYes

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Postcards from the Río Bravo Border : Picturing the place, placing the picture, 1900s–1950s. / Arreola, Daniel D.

University of Texas Press, 2013. 258 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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