The University of Texas at Austin
Mrs. Rafaela Cortez
Identifier: e_rl_13918af_0006
Title: Mrs. Rafaela Cortez
Description: Mrs. Rafaela Cortez drinking coffee in the kitchen. Her family now consists of her two sons, one daughter-in-law and two grandchildren. The four adults and two children all live in the three room house in e_rl_13918AF_0003. The family is supported by one son who works for the city driving a truck; the other son has been in bed in the house with tuberculosis for four months; his wife had died in the house the week before, she also had tuberculosis.
City: Corpus Christi
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1949
Creator: Lee (Russell Werner)
Source: Lee (Russell) Photograph Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3Y183
Folder: left
Format: Film negative
Size: 3 X 4
Subject: Mexican Americans