1/20 Pedro Gomez Parents

2/20 Carmen Gomez with son, Andrew Gomez

3/20 Joe Gomez with Gerry Cuevas, Jorge Cuevas and Gerry,jr

4/20 Joe Gomez & Larry Norman

5/20 Orsten Artis - El Paso, Texas

6/20 Bobby Joe Hill - El Paso, Texas

7/20 David Lattin

8/20 Willie Worsley

9/20 Jerry Armstrong

10/20 Louis Baudoin

11/20 Dick Myers

12/20 David Palacio

13/20 Albert Togo Railey

14/20 Willie Cager

15/20 Nevil Shed

16/20 Harry Flournoy

17/20 Bicentennial Council 1975 - El Paso, Texas

18/20 Joe Gomez with Mary Haskins, widow of Don Haskins - El Paso

19/20 Joe Gomez with Tina Hill

20/20 Joe Gomez 1966 Basketball Team Memorabilia

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Joe Gomez Grandparents

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1950 - 1959), Celebration

  • Joe Gomez

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Carmen and Andrew Gomez

Eastside / Eastwood, (1990 - 1999), Family and Friends

  • Joe Gomez

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Joe Gomez with favorite baseball players at Southwest University Park

Westside / Coronado, (2010 - 2019), Sports

  • Southwest University Park

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Joe Gomez, President of the Junior Class Nurnberg HS 63-64 & Larry Norman, Vice President

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Commemoration

  • Nurnberg High School

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From Gary, Indiana; retired Gary, Indiana police detective. Inducted into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in 2014. One of the starting five against Kentucky.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • 1966 Texas Western Basketball Champions
  • police
  • African American
  • law enforcement

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From Detroit, Michigan. Deceased,2002.
The driving force of the 1966 team. Made two steals in the championship game, March 19, 1966 that broke Kentucky's back. One of the starting 5.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball
  • African American
  • basketball
  • UTEP

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From Houston, Texas. Retired sales executive. Dunked the ball on Pat Riley on the very first play of the championship game. Drafted into the NBA. One of the starting 5.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From New York. At 5 foot 8 inches could dunk the ball. The surprise starter against Kentucky. Coach Haskins started Willie to help control the fast paced Kentucky shooters. Still coaching high school basketball. One of the starting 5.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball
  • African American

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. Missouri native. Retired administrator and basketball coach. Defensive Stopper. Held Jerry Chambers to 12 points in the second half of the semi final game against Utah.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. Albuquerque, New Mexico native. Retired art teacher from Albuquerque Academy. One of five left handers on the team.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From Topeka, Kansas. Retired executive with Coach Leather. Lives in Florida.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. El Paso, Texas native and graduate of Austin High School. Vice President of UNIVISION in Los Angeles.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the 1966 Texas Western NCAA Basketball Championship Team. Native of El Paso, Texas and a graduate of Austin High School. Retired high school administrator.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From New York City. Retired school teacher and living in El Paso, Texas. Dribbled away the final minutes of the game against Kentucky.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball
  • African American

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Member of the 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From New York City. Now living in San Antonio, Texas. Retired UT San Antonio professor.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Member of the 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship Team. From Gary, Indiana. Retired executive from Orowheat Bakeries. Team Captain. Will be inducted into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame on March 25, 2015

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1960 - 1969), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball
  • African American

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Bicentennial Council was responsible for acquiring federal money from the Dept. of Transportation to purchase El Paso's private bus lines. It resulted in the start of what we know as Sun Metro today. The council consisted of: Don Henderson, Mayor; Dr. J.B. Jones; Richard Najera; E. H. Baeza; and Arlene Quenon. Ms Quenon is the first woman to serve in the City Council. This Council was also the last council to run as a "ticket".

Central / Downtown, (1970 - 1979), Politics

  • Bicentennial City Council
  • women
  • Politics
  • Arlene Quenon
  • mayor
  • Don Henderson
  • Arlene Quenon
  • women
  • politics
  • Richard Najera
  • E. H. Baeza

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With Mary Haskins, widow of hall of fame coach, Don Haskins

Central / Downtown, (2010 - 2019), Celebration

  • Texas Western Basketball
  • women

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With Tina Hill, widow of basketball star, Bobby Joe Hill

Central / Downtown, (2010 - 2019), Celebration

  • Texas Western Basketball

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Memorabilia at the Foster Stevens Complex UTEP

Westside / Coronado, (2010 - 2019), Sports

  • Texas Western Basketball

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