[Uncle Sam's Guests at Fort Bliss, Texas]

Description:

Postcard of a family of refugees from the Mexican Revolution held at Fort Bliss, Texas. Two U.S. soldiers and a small group of men and women are behind the children and father. Tents are visible in the upper right hand corner of the postcard. A note on the back of the postcard states that the children strolled into the Perma Division for a visit and food.

Creator(s): Horne, Walter H.
Location(s): United States - Texas - El Paso County - Fort Bliss
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: 1,094
Past 30 days: 43
Yesterday: 2
Creator (Photographer):
Horne, Walter H.

(1882-1921)

Date(s):
  • Creation: [1910..1920]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - El Paso County - Fort Bliss
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1910~ to 1920~
Description:

Postcard of a family of refugees from the Mexican Revolution held at Fort Bliss, Texas. Two U.S. soldiers and a small group of men and women are behind the children and father. Tents are visible in the upper right hand corner of the postcard. A note on the back of the postcard states that the children strolled into the Perma Division for a visit and food.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Mexican refugees | U.S. soldiers | Fort Bliss | women
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH_PC_198-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth149843
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image