Soldiers Climbing Wall

Soldiers Climbing Wall

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of twelve young American men atop a clay wall in Juarez, Mexico. The men are wearing cowboy hats, bandannas and ammunition belts and all are pointing guns or shotguns. Written on the bottom of the photograph is, "American Insurrectos, taking first Federal stronghold. Juarez, Mex. 1131". Written in the bottom left-hand corner is, "W.M. Horne Co, El Paso, Tex."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
The Texas Historian, Volume 33, Number 2, November 1972

The Texas Historian, Volume 33, Number 2, November 1972

Date: November 1972
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Junior Historian, Volume 21, Number 1, September 1960

The Junior Historian, Volume 21, Number 1, September 1960

Date: September 1960
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
El Atila del sur

El Atila del sur

Date: 1913
Creator: Ribot, Hector
Description: Novel with illustrations consisting of line drawings, photographic reproductions, and cartoons. It provides anecdotal information and interviews as well as a fictionalized account of his life. The work focuses not only on Zapata’s military achievements, but also personal information. Includes text of El Plan de Ayala, Zapata's manifesto on land reform.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
El ataque a Ciudad Juarez y los acontecimientos del 14 al 18 de Junio

El ataque a Ciudad Juarez y los acontecimientos del 14 al 18 de Junio

Date: 1919
Creator: Enciso Durán, Xavier
Description: This piece provides a firsthand account of the attack on Ciudad Juarez by Villistas and related events, including the American incursion. It also provides information regarding the effects of the battle on El Paso, Texas and includes named civilian casualties. The official American response is also noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
El conflicto personal de la revolución mexicana

El conflicto personal de la revolución mexicana

Date: 1914?
Creator: Chocano, José Santos, 1875-1934.
Description: Provides an account of the personal conflict felt by the author regarding the Mexican Revolution and the ensuing reign of Venustiano Carranza. The pamphlet calls for an end to caudillos; however, it is sympathetic to Villa. Although written during Chocano’s travels to New Orleans, it was published in El Paso, Texas.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
[Camp Scene on the Mexican Border]

[Camp Scene on the Mexican Border]

Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Description: Postcard of a U. S. military camp on the U.S. - Mexican border. Two rows of tents are in the forefront; a row of cabins is visible on the right. A variety of miscellaneous items, including wooden boards, fire wood, buckets, barrels and trash cans, are strewn on the ground in between the rows of tents. Soldiers are inside the open-sided tents completing chores.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Guarding the Bodies of U.S. Soldiers Killed at Columbus, New Mexico]

[Guarding the Bodies of U.S. Soldiers Killed at Columbus, New Mexico]

Date: March 1916
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Description: Postcard of a U.S. soldier guarding the tent where the caskets of fallen soldiers are held in Columbus, New Mexico.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Executed Man]

[Executed Man]

Date: November 19, 1913
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Description: Postcard of a deceased man. The caption on the postcard indicates that the individual was executed. He appears to have been shot; a pool of blood runs down the sidewalk. Papers are strewn about the body. The feet of onlookers are seen on a doorstep at the top of the postcard.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Military Observation Balloon]

[Military Observation Balloon]

Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Description: Postcard of a military observation balloon. A group of soldiers and some children surround the balloon and look on as a few individuals secure the balloon to the ground.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
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