[Orozco's Sharp Shooters, Juarez, Mexico]

Description:

Postcard of a group of insurrecto soldiers in the desert outskirts of Juarez, Mexico, posing for a photograph with their rifles. The caption on the postcard identifies the men as sharp shooters in Orozco's ranks, referring to the revolutionary leader Pascual Orozco. The three men in the first row are not armed.

Creator(s): Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Location(s): Mexico - Chihuahua - Ciudad Juárez
Creation Date: [1910..1915]  
Partner(s):
El Paso Public Library
Collection(s):
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,215
Past 30 days: 284
Yesterday: 10
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1910..1915]
Coverage:
Place
Mexico - Chihuahua - Ciudad Juárez
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1910~ to 1915~
Description:

Postcard of a group of insurrecto soldiers in the desert outskirts of Juarez, Mexico, posing for a photograph with their rifles. The caption on the postcard identifies the men as sharp shooters in Orozco's ranks, referring to the revolutionary leader Pascual Orozco. The three men in the first row are not armed.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): guns | Mexican revolutionaries
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH_PC_195-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth149841
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image