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The Marcellus Hartman Collection, no. 26 – Trip to West Texas, 1956

Captured in this home movie is the Hartman family’s road trip to West Texas where they take in the historic sites and rugged landscape. They stop along the way in Fort Stockton and El Paso, attend a bullfight in Juarez, Mexico, visit to Sul Ross State College in Alpine, and camp in Big Bend National

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The Cruz Family Collection, no. 14 – Head Start Program at Horizon Park (1972)

This home movie captures scenes of the Cruz family spending the day playing at El Paso’s San Felipe Park as part of the Head Start Program. The children in the program run down sand dunes, swing, slide, and play on the merry-go-around. The Head Start Program is a program of the United States Department of

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The Sal Ruiz Collection, no. 1 – UTEP vs. UNM Basketball (1978)

This home movie captures scenes of a University of Texas at El Paso staff picnic, the Ruiz family camping, and the UTEP Miners playing basketball versus the University of New Mexico Lobos in Albuquerque in 1978. The cheerleaders perform cheers and stunts while the basketball teams warm up.