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[Bamboo Window]

Description: Photograph of a building section in Mexico. The window is covered with a line of bamboo. Above the window, a straw overhang is partially visible. More structural supports are visible to the left of the window.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Carved Doorway]

Description: Photograph of a carved doorway in Cuernavaca, Mexico. The door is decorated with wooden carvings. The stone wall surrounding the door is decorated with carved patterns, columns, and figures.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Brick Wall]

Description: Photograph of a brick wall in Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico. The photograph was taken at a construction site with unfinished walls. The wall is visible on the right side with a chain link fence on the left. Wooden beams support the wall. Steel rods stick up from the top of the wall. A palm tree is visible behind the fence.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Cholula Bell Tower]

Description: Photograph of a bell tower in Cholula, Mexico as seen through a columned portico. In the foreground, two figures are visible underneath the portico. Cars are parked on the street in front of the tower.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Cholula Church]

Description: Photograph of a church in Cholula, Mexcio. The square in front of the church is visible in the foreground. There is a male statue in the center of the square on a pedestal. People are visible on the streets surrounding the square. Behind the square, the church walls and dome are visible. A red truck sits in front of the church.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Mexican House]

Description: Photograph a house in Mexico. A doorway is visible in the foreground. Through the doorway, an entrance way and chair are visible. The tile roof and bell are visible in the top of the frame.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Brick Construction]

Description: Photograph of a construction site in Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico. Two brick walls with wooden support beams are visible in the foreground. Cars on a street are visible through a gap in the wall.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[House on Cliff]

Description: Photograph of a house on a cliff in Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico. The house sits in the center of the frame surrounded by vegetation. The rocky cliff is visible in the bottom foreground. The ocean and nearby shoreline are visible behind the house in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Acapulco Bay]

Description: Photograph of the bay in Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico. Palm trees and other vegetation fill the bottom foreground. The bay is visible in the middle ground. Numerous boats are visible in the water. The opposing shore lined with high rise buildings is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

T-Shirt - Che Guevara

Description: T-shirt of white cotton, having short sleeves and a rounded neckline, which is printed with an artistic rendering of a portrait of Che Guevara, arranged as large main central portrait in black, surrounded by four smaller renditions in pale gray. Acquired by the donor in Mexico City in 1971 from a vendor in the Mexico City Metro. Ernesto "Che" Guevara (b. June 14, 1928 in Rosario, Argentina - d. La Higuera, Bolivia, October 9, 1967) commonly known as El Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, intellectual, guerrilla leader, diplomat, military theorist, and major figure of the Cuban Revolution.
Date: 1970

Fringed Jacket

Description: Jacket of dark brown sueded leather, with fringe. Hip-length jacket in "hippie style" has center front opening with 4 circular dark brown translucent buttons (one missing), patch pockets, long sleeves, and bands of long self fringe along arms, on bands across upper breast, at edges of patch pockets, along lower hem, and along back yoke. Lined in lavender acetate. Maker's (Brand?) label at inside back collar: "México / Típico / Hecho en Mexico", stamped with blue "36" in upper right corner.
Date: 1970

Textile

Description: Textile. Rectangular panel of handwoven cotton/wool, with fringed ends. Mexican weaving, in the Saltillo style, done in reds, blacks, blues, greens, and white. Inlay designs with central diamond shape formed of chevrons and diamonds, width-wise stripes of gradated colors, and bands with short trapezoidal gradated bars of color.
Date: 1965~