[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
[China Town, Colonia Dublan, Mexico]

[China Town, Colonia Dublan, Mexico]

Date: [1916..1917]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Description: Postcard of U.S. soldiers from the Punitive Expedition exploring China Town in Colonia Dublan, a Mormon colony in Mexico. General John J. Pershing established his headquarters at Colinia Dublan for the duration of the expedition. Groups of soldiers converse with one another as they stop at individual tents and huts. In the far distance, a wagon is traveling away from the town.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Uncle Sam's Guests at Fort Bliss, Texas]

[Uncle Sam's Guests at Fort Bliss, Texas]

Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H.
Description: Postcard of a family of refugees from the Mexican Revolution held at Fort Bliss, Texas. Two U.S. soldiers and a small group of men and women are behind the children and father. Tents are visible in the upper right hand corner of the postcard. A note on the back of the postcard states that the children strolled into the Perma Division for a visit and food.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Drawing a Crowd]

[Drawing a Crowd]

Date: 1916~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of a U.S. soldier loading something into an automobile as fellow soldiers sit in the back seat. The soldiers draw a crowd, a group of local young men (perhaps Mexican youth) surround the car. The car is parked in front of a large adobe structure where a man is sitting on the nearest doorstep.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Captain Lewis S. Morey and Friend #1]

[Captain Lewis S. Morey and Friend #1]

Date: [1915..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of Captain Lewis S. Morey and a woman. The woman wears a white dress, a straw hat, and carries an umbrella. Morey, right, wears a uniform.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Punitive Expedition Troops]

[Punitive Expedition Troops]

Date: 1916~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of U.S. soldiers posing for a photograph in or next to two automobiles in front of a large tree. Behind the group is a long adobe building. To the left of the group is a tent. On the doors of the automobiles are the seals that reference the Dort Automobile Company.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Digging for Cover]

[Digging for Cover]

Date: 1916~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of three U.S. soldiers digging trenches or bunkers in the ground (note the shovels), while out in the field during the Punitive Expedition. A fourth soldier looks on as the others work accomplish their task. The exact location of where this photo was taken is unknown. The soldiers appear to be in an area that is heavily covered with brush.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[U.S. Army Personnel in Front of Building]

[U.S. Army Personnel in Front of Building]

Date: 1916~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of U.S. soldiers and two U.S. military vehicles parked in front of a large, two-story building. A wagon can be seen in the lower left hand side of the photo.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[In Pursuit]

[In Pursuit]

Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of 16 U.S. soldiers with their rifles at their sides. In the photograph, the soldiers running to the top of a hill and positioning themselves low to the ground.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Herd of Mules]

[Herd of Mules]

Date: 1916~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of a herd of mules being driven by the U.S. military during the Punitive Expedition. Two soldiers are driving two automobiles alongside the mules, keeping them in line. Four individuals can be seen amongst the herd, keeping order. Each mule is carrying a load upon its back.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
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