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Del Rio, Texas, 6-17-42, 7:30 PM

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Del Rio, Texas, 6-17-42, 7:30 PM
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

Del Rio, Tex., 1942

(97.106.1FQ)

Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada

Description

2 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; top image 4 x 5 in., bottom image 4 x 5 in., on sheet 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink drawings of two street scenes at Del Rio, Texas on June 17, 1942, 7:30 PM.
Top sketch depicts view of rooftops of buildings in Del Rio, Texas. Trees are interspersed between buildings. Large building two story building at back appears to have atennas on roof. Sign on building at right edge reads "Hotel Roswell." Sketch is on a small sheet glued to larger sheet.
Bottom sketch depicts a car driving in Del Rio street scene. Car in foreground heads up the street lined with buildings and electric poles. Sketch is on a small sheet glued to larger sheet.
Drawing 97.106.1FR on verso of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink on top image, top: Del Rio - Texas - 6-17-42 / 7:30 PM. Written in black ink on bottom image: Del Rio, Texas. / 6-17-42 / 7:30 PM.

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