[Camp Scene on the Mexican Border]

Description:

Postcard of a U. S. military camp on the U.S. - Mexican border. Two rows of tents are in the forefront; a row of cabins is visible on the right. A variety of miscellaneous items, including wooden boards, fire wood, buckets, barrels and trash cans, are strewn on the ground in between the rows of tents. Soldiers are inside the open-sided tents completing chores.

Creator(s): Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Location(s):
Creation Date: [1910..1920]  
Partner(s):
El Paso Public Library
Collection(s):
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Usage:
Total Uses: 183
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1910..1920]
Coverage:
Place
Mexico
Place
United States
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1910~ to 1920~
Description:

Postcard of a U. S. military camp on the U.S. - Mexican border. Two rows of tents are in the forefront; a row of cabins is visible on the right. A variety of miscellaneous items, including wooden boards, fire wood, buckets, barrels and trash cans, are strewn on the ground in between the rows of tents. Soldiers are inside the open-sided tents completing chores.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : b&w ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U. S. soldiers | tents | U.S. - Mexico border
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH_PC_181-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth149835
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image