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Newspaper Clipping of the Fiesta Queen Crowning, 1967

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A newspaper clipping about the Fiesta Queen crowning. Nominees and judges are listed by name.

Newspaper Clipping of Linda Martinez, a Fiesta Queen Nominee, 1967

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"Spiritual Song -- Linda Martinez sang a spiritual number in the recent talent show, sponsored by women of the Holy Family Church, to win her candidacy in the Fiesta Queen's Contest. The Mexican Independence Day celebration is scheduled for September…

Newspaper Clipping of Ruth Gonzalez, a Fiesta Queen Nominee, 1967

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"Queen Candidate -- Ruth Gonzalez, daughter of Mr and Mrs. Joe Gonzalez Sr., is 14 years of age and a freshman in McKinney High School. She was a winner in the recent talent contest held to select queen candidates for the Mexican Independence Day…

Outdoor Cultural Performance, 1986

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An outdoor nighttime performance with the dancers in traditional Mexican outfits.

Red Go Kart Leading Parade, 2000

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

Honoring of Previous Fiesta Queens, 2000

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

Presentation of the Mexico Flag, 1986

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

1999 Reigning Fiesta Queen, Krystal Garza, 2000

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Krystal Garza, the reigning Fiesta Queen in 2000, waving during the Mexican Independence Day Celebrations.

Maricela Hernandez & Amy Garza, 2000

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Previous Fiesta queens Maricela Hernandez and Amy Garza posing together before the 2000 Mexican Independence Day Celebration.