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Ben Cortez in bed.
Identifier: e_rl_13918af_0011
Title: Ben Cortez in bed.
Description: Ben Cortez who has been in bed at home for four months with tuberculosis. Two children, his young daughter and niece, sleep in the same room will him. The waste from this sick room is disposed of in an outdoor flush toilet which is used by twenty six persons.
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