Border Patrolmen on the Lookout for Wetbacks

Description:

Photograph of two border patrolmen looking out for wetbacks that would cross the river. They rode horses as they patroled the river.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: 1930~  
Partner(s):
Marfa Public Library
Collection(s):
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Usage:
Total Uses: 239
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1930~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of two border patrolmen looking out for wetbacks that would cross the river. They rode horses as they patroled the river.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print: b&w; 5 x 7 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): border patrolmen
Partner:
Marfa Public Library
Collection:
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1966.11.03
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth87394
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image