[U.S. Soldiers Resting]

Description:

Photograph of soldiers resting along the line of march. The photograph was taken in the area of modern day central El Paso, Texas. There are at least two hundred rifles visible in the photograph; one soldier guards all of the rifles. Many soldiers have taken refuge under the shaded eves of the homes. Along the sidewalk, at a distance, a young girl wearing a while dress is holding a parasol and a child, also in white, is standing next to her.

Creator(s): Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Location(s): United States - Texas - El Paso County
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: 18
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1910..1920]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - El Paso County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1910~ to 1920~
Description:

Photograph of soldiers resting along the line of march. The photograph was taken in the area of modern day central El Paso, Texas. There are at least two hundred rifles visible in the photograph; one soldier guards all of the rifles. Many soldiers have taken refuge under the shaded eves of the homes. Along the sidewalk, at a distance, a young girl wearing a while dress is holding a parasol and a child, also in white, is standing next to her.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S. army | U.S. soldiers | guns
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH-PC-180-007
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth187705
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image