Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of Braulio Hernandez visiting a grave. The accompanying information on the photograph reads: "Braulio Hernandez visiting grave of friend killed in battle May 1911." Braulio Hernandez was a schoolteacher and personal Secretary to Abraham Gonzalez. It is said that he once spoke the following quote: "Los Estados Unidos Norteamericanos es el Aguila y los paises Latinos los aguiluchos, hijos del Aguila." Francisco Madero once spent three weeks hiding in Hernandez's house before an arrest warrant was issued for Madero. This cemetery in El Paso, Texas is not identified. The large grave marker to the right reads: MARIANO RIOS, FALLECIO A LOS 27 ANOS DE EDAD, MAYO 11 DE 1911, El Paso, Texas. The small headstone in the center reads: Capitan D. Madrid. A vintage car in the background.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library