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

Arts & Entertainment, Exhibits

Date/Time
Oct. 05, 2017


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

WHEN: September 15 – October 15, 2017

WHERE:

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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