[Wounded Cavalry Horses]

Description:

The caption on the postcard reads: Wounded Cavalry Horses. These two unidentified soldiers are tending to the three wounded horses in this postcard image. All three horses have deep tissue lacerations to their front legs and chest areas that were cause by barbed wire fencing. Apparently the horses were caught up in a stampede of horses. As a result of the stampede, several of the stampeding horses were caught up in the barbed wire fencing.

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: 31
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:

The caption on the postcard reads: Wounded Cavalry Horses. These two unidentified soldiers are tending to the three wounded horses in this postcard image. All three horses have deep tissue lacerations to their front legs and chest areas that were cause by barbed wire fencing. Apparently the horses were caught up in a stampede of horses. As a result of the stampede, several of the stampeding horses were caught up in the barbed wire fencing.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): U.S. army | U.S. soldiers | postcards | horses
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WH-PC-181-006
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth187751
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image