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Bowie High School IV

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Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School IV

Bowie High School - Happy Birthday - 1998

Bowie High School - Happy Birthday - 1998 - September 1998.

Area: Central / South Central

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Article in El Paso Times by Gustavo Reveles Acosta describes 75th Anniversary activities at Bowie High in El Paso, TX .

Texas Champions - 1949

Texas High School State Champions - 1949 Bowie High School - Texas High School State Champions Bowie High sat in El Paso's Second Ward, or Segundo Barrio, home to the city's leach field and sewage-treatment plant. A smelting operation, stockyards and a meatpacking company further fouled the air. Nowhere in the U.S. did more babies die of diarrhea. The barrio had no paved streets, much less sidewalks, streetlights or parks, and 50,000 people packed themselves into less than one square mile, about twice the population density of New York City. Those not living in adobe hovels were warehoused in presidios like the ones in which Camarillo and Bowie first baseman Tony Lara grew up, where as many as 175 families—at least 700 people—were shoehorned into a single block of two-story tenement buildings, with one communal cold-water commode serving each row of two-room apartments. Compared with Anglo El Paso, the Second Ward was, Camarillo said, "like another country." http://www.si.com/vault/2011/06/27/106081983/the-barrio-boys

Area: Central / South Central

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Bowie High School Reunion - 1994 - El Paso, Texas

Forty - fifth reunion and dinner dance - May 28, 1994.

Area: Central / South Central

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Photo taken at Elks Lodge El Paso, TX 28 May 1994 of alumnae of Bowie High.

Bowie High School

Bowie High School on 801 S San Marcial St, El Paso.

Creator: victor ramirez

Area: Central / Chamizal

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once a bear always a bear! Class of 2017!

ONCE A BEAR ALWAYS A BEAR!!!

1947 Bowie High School Boxing Team

1947 Bowie High School Boxing Team. Autographed by Rocky Galarza, Oscar Jacquez, and Busty.

Area: Central / Chamizal

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Bowie High School

Bowie High School on 801 S San Marcial St, El Paso.

Creator: victor ramirez

Area: Central / Chamizal

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Proud of being part of a shool full of pride and amazing people! ONCE A BEAR, ALWAYS A BEAR¡! Class of 2017

1947 Bowie High School Basketball Squad

1947 Bowie High School Basketball Squad. Autographed by Rocky Galarza, Chulo, Mundo, Tama, and Busty.

Area: Central / Chamizal

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Rocky Galarza in 1947 Bowie High School Basketball Squad

1947 Bowie High School Basketball Squad. Autographed by Rocky Galarza.

Area: Central / Chamizal

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Thanks to Tony for presenting this image.

Never met a more outgoing , friendly person like Rocky. I met him in 1959 and we were friends until his passing. He was such a benefit and great role model for tthe youth of El Paso

Bowie High School Homecoming, El Paso, Texas - 1989

Bowie High School Booklet - with the 1949 members of the Texas "All State" Baseball Team.

Area: Central / South Central

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Bowie High School

Bowie High School on 801 S San Marcial St, El Paso. Built as part of Chamizal Settlement.

Creator: victor ramirez

Area: Central / Chamizal

Source: EPMH

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Built as part of Chamizal Settlement.

ONCEA BEAR ALWAYS A BEAR!!!!!

Pan American Club

The Pan American Club is just one of many clubs in Bowie High School in 1947.

Area: Central / South Central

Source: Tony Alvarado

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Photo taken in El Paso, TX in 1947 shows young women and men seeking education. Bowie High is in historic Segundo Barrio.

Spanish Club - Bowie High School

The Spanish Club at Bowie High School 1947.

Area: Central / South Central

Source: Tony Alavarado

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Bowie High School

Bowie High School on 801 S San Marcial St, El Paso.

Creator: victor ramirez

Area: Central / Chamizal

Source: EPMH

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Graduating class of 1977

1989-1990 two time state wrestling champion

1989 1990 state wrestling champion

Bowie Band - El Paso, Texas - 1980 - 1989

Josie Cervera (sister to Elizabeth Perez) played clarinet. Bowie Marching Band in El Paso, Texas.

Creator: Perez, Elizabeth

Area: Central / Chihuahuita

Collection: Neighborhood photos

Source: Courtesy of Elizabeth Perez & Villalva Family

Reference ID: 0433

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Margaret in Bowie Band

Played clarinet for Bowie High School; taken in front of Alamito Projects

Creator: Mendoza, Margaret Eubank

Area: Central / Chihuahuita

Collection: Neighborhood photos

Source: Courtesy of Margaret Eubank Mendoza Family

Reference ID: 0474

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Young woman in marching band uniform stands in historic neighborhood in El Paso, TX.

Bowie High School Graduation

Marta Duron Hernandez on Mesa Street

Creator: Hernandez, Marta Duron

Area: Central / South Central

Collection: Neighborhood photos

Source: Courtesy of Marta Duron Hernandez

Reference ID: 0456

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"Former El Paso 'Woman of the Year' dies at 87," El Paso Times, July 5,2022, p. 1A & 10A.

Bowie High School Sophomore

Marta Duron Hernandez as sophomore at Bowie High School

Creator: Hernandez, Marta Duron

Area: Central / South Central

Collection: Neighborhood photos

Source: Courtesy of Marta Duron Hernandez

Reference ID: 0455

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Obit appeared in El Paso Times newspaper July 3, 2022, p. 5A

March is Women's History Month annually in the USA. Article on life of this grad of Bowie High in El Paso, TX follows: Olga Thurman, El Paso Community College Borderlands publication,1988, p.13

Front yard of Leon Street

At 910 Leon Street. Bowie High School graduation. Javier and Bertha Mendez. Cousin and Aunt to Pat Medina.

Creator: Medina, Pat

Area: Central / South Central

Collection: Neighborhood photos

Source: Courtesy of Bertha Maynez and Pat Torres.

Reference ID: 0625

Uploaded by: El Paso Museum of History

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Paul C. Moreno Elementary School - 1998

Paul C. Moreno Elementary School - 1998 Paul Moreno helped pave the way for student education. He faced and fought discrimination in school and in the workplace. He is happy that your barriers will not be so great. He says “Take advantage of every moment in school to be that student which excels.” Paul C. Moreno was born here in south El Paso in what is known as “Segundo Barrio”. He graduated from Bowie High School and got his bachelor’s degree at The University of Texas at El Paso. He then got his law degree at The University of Texas at Austin. Paul Moreno has worked hard to achieve all of his goals and continues to make us proud working to make things better for the people of El Paso. http://moreno.episd.org/about_us/about_us

Area: Central / Rim Road

Source: Tony (Azul) Alvarado Jr.

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Bowie Bears Come Home - 1946

Bowie Bears Come Home - 1946 Article about the Bowie Bears who went to Mexico City and played a team in the year 1946.

Area: Central / South Central

Source: El Paso Herald-Post

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