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  • All fields: Waxhaw, Union County, North Carolina, United States
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    • Union County Cemetery Survey Records

    • 1937
    • Compiled cemetery tombstone records created by the Historical Records Survey of North Carolina.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration; Historical Records Survey of North Carolina;
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Exterior view of the Mexico Cardenas Museum at JAARS
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Interior view of the Mexico Cardenas Museum. Note the large bust of Lazaro Cardenas by Alan E. Baughman, 1976. This artist did several other beautiful welded steel works for JAARS, Inc., which can be seen throughout the complex
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • A biography of Lazaro Cardenas written by William Cameron Townsend, founder of JAARS, Inc. Cardenas was a good friend of Townsend's and an active supporter of the work of JAARS translating the Christian Bible into the native languages of Mexico
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • A 1938 Chevrolet given to Townsend by Cardenas to help with JAARS's work in Mexico. The car was affectionately known as "Don Lazaro."
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Text accompanying the 1938 Chevrolet in the museum
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Photos of Daniel Rodriguez who was born in the 1938 Chevrolet in 1955 in Mexico
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • (Left-right) Lazaro Cardenas, Mrs. Cardenas, Mrs. Townsend, and W. Cameron Townsend on the Townsend's wedding day
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • A plaque bearing an excerpt from Townsend's biography of Cardenas
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Text accompanying an exhibit of traditional clothing of the Zapotec Indians
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Exhibit of traditional Zapotec Indian garments
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Other museum exhibits of traditional Mexican Indian clothing, accessories, and material culture.
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • An exhibit showing a Huichol Indian man's traditional everyday apparel. The accompanying text reads "Huichol Indian man from the state of Nayarit, in an everyday suit made of unbleached muslin. This type hand-embroidered [sic] shirt, without side...
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • A display of many of the translations published by JAARS
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • A scrapbook documenting the construction of the Mexico Cardenas Museum
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • A book for sale in the museum store, "Doorway to the World: The Mexico Years - The Memoirs of W. Cameron Townsend, 1934-1947" by Hugh Steven
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Mexico Cadenas Museum

    • 2003-06-12
    • Some awards and gifts on display outside the Townsend Archives, which is closed to the public
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)
    • Museum of the Alphabet

    • 2003-06-12
    • Inside the Museum of the Alphabet, visitors enjoy a short video from which they can learn a little about the development of the museum and the history of written language
    • North Carolina ECHO (Project)

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