A Taste from the Archive: Mexican American Food History in Houston

Arts & Entertainment, Exhibits

Sep. 25, 2017

WHAT: “A Taste from the Archive: Mexican American Food History in Houston”

WHEN: September 15 – October 15, 2017


Central Library
500 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002

Jungman Neighborhood Library
5830 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, Texas 77057

Park Place Regional Library
8145 Park Place
Houston, Texas 77017

MORE INFO: http://houstonlibrary.org/hispanic-heritage-month

From the chili stands in downtown Houston during the early 1900s to the fusion restaurants of today, Mexican and Mexican American food have played a significant role in Houston history. The archival documents and images on display reflect the entrepreneurial spirt of many early Mexican American Houstonians and their contributions to Houston’s food history.

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Tags: Exhibits, HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH, Houston Public Library

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