[5th Cavalry M Company]

Description:

Photograph of fancy riding by the U.S. Cavalry. One of the men, who has just completed the jump on an obstacle course, is carrying the banner which designates the 5th Cavalry M Company. In the distant background are the Franklin Mountains. Left of center is Sugarloaf Peak. The Cavalry competition is being held in front of the officer’s quarters in the new Fort Bliss on Lanoria Mesa.

Creator(s): Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
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: 68
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Photographer):
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:

Photograph of fancy riding by the U.S. Cavalry. One of the men, who has just completed the jump on an obstacle course, is carrying the banner which designates the 5th Cavalry M Company. In the distant background are the Franklin Mountains. Left of center is Sugarloaf Peak. The Cavalry competition is being held in front of the officer’s quarters in the new Fort Bliss on Lanoria Mesa.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm. -- Change as necessary.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S. army | U.S. soldiers | Fort Bliss | Franklin mountains | Sugarloaf peak | Lanoria Mesa | Cavalry | 5th Cavalry
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH-PC-180-030
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth187729
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image