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Willie Sanchez

"World War II war veteran Willie Sanchez, like other veterans, was considered a hero by the people in his neighborhood."

Wedding at Holy Family, 1950s

"Juan and Lola Ponse's wedding at Holy Family Church in the 1950s. Johnny Urbano and Margarita Carranza hold the bride's train."

Side View of Mexican Flag Float, 1987

A side view of the Mexican Flag Float in the Mexican Independence Day celebration parade in Downtown McKinney.

Red Go Kart Leading Parade, 2000

Leading the way for the rest of the cars and floats in the Mexican Independence Day Celebration parade is a red go kart.

Queens Ortenzia Gonzalez, and Susana Gonzalez, 2000

Previous Fiesta Queens, Ortenzia Gonzalez '68 and Susana Gonzalez ' 73, in the Mexican Independence Day Celebration parade.

Queens Garcia Rodriguez, and Andrea Garza, 2000

Previous Fiesta Queens, Garcia Rodriguez '81 and Andrea Garza ' 91, in the Mexican Independence Day Celebration parade.

Previous Fiesta Queens, 2000

Previous Fiesta Queens at the 2000 Mexican Independence Day Celebration in Downtown McKinney.

Presentation of the Mexico Flag, 1986

A woman in a traditional Mexican style dress holding the flag of Mexico.