Beginning in 1929, the annual "Birthday Party" fashion show in Weslaco, Texas highlighted agricultural products grown in the Rio Grande Valley. This collection includes hundreds of photographs of models wearing clothing made out of local fruit,...
Clothing and dress; Fashion shows; Societies and clubs;
Highlights include pottery and tools from the Rio Grande Classic Period (1325-1600), "Contemporary Pueblo" pottery by Maria Martinez and other artists, and Pablita Velarde's paintings from the 1930s and 1940s that have helped visitors understand...
Historic sites; Indian women -- North America; Women artists; Women potters
United States -- New Mexico
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