[Captured Insurrectos]

Description:

Photograph of captured insurrectos. There are also two U.S. soldiers standing in the group.

Creator(s): Aultman, Otis A.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Brewster County - Boquillas Crossing
Creation Date: [1910..1920]  
Partner(s):
El Paso Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
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Creator (Photographer):
Aultman, Otis A.

(1874-1943)

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

Photograph of captured insurrectos. There are also two U.S. soldiers standing in the group.

Note:

This group of men has just captured three insurrectos in the small town of Boquillas, Texas. After the raids on Columbus, New Mexico in March of 1916 the towns of Boquillas and Glenn Springs, Texas were also raided by Mexican insurrectos in May of 1916.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S. - Mexico Border | U.S. army | U.S. soldiers | guns | Boquillas, Texas | Mexican revolutionaries
Partner:
El Paso Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: EPPL A1384
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth63196
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image