[Executed Man]

Description:

Postcard of a deceased man. The caption on the postcard indicates that the individual was executed. He appears to have been shot; a pool of blood runs down the sidewalk. Papers are strewn about the body. The feet of onlookers are seen on a doorstep at the top of the postcard.

Creator(s): Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Location(s): Mexico
Creation Date: November 19, 1913
Partner(s):
El Paso Public Library
Collection(s):
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Usage:
Total Uses: 121
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 19, 1913
Coverage:
Place
Mexico
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 19, 1913
Description:

Postcard of a deceased man. The caption on the postcard indicates that the individual was executed. He appears to have been shot; a pool of blood runs down the sidewalk. Papers are strewn about the body. The feet of onlookers are seen on a doorstep at the top of the postcard.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): dead | executions
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH_PC_185-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth149838
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image