Los Ebanos Texas, the last hand-operated ferry on the Rio Grande to Ciudad Diaz Ordaz, Mexico.
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Historic sites include the Casa de Palmas hotel, opened in 1918 and is still in use. The First Methodist Church, an interesting brick building, dates to 1928. The Miller House, a 15-room, Tudor revival style residence dates back to 1937. Other historic sites in the city including the Quinta Mazatlan and the first railroad depot that is now renovated and being used as an attorney’s office.
Flags fly in the wind above the McAllen Heritage Center which recently opened at La Placita Building at 301 South Main Street in downtown McAllen, Texas. JCI PHOTO- Jeff Adkins