[Damaged Building in Juarez, Mexico]

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Postcard of a destroyed building in Juarez, Mexico during the Mexican Revolution. Bullet holes cover the exterior of the building. All of the windows have been destroyed, the roof no longer exists, and heavy smoke damage from a fire is evident.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Creation Information

Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921 January 18, 1913.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso and was provided by El Paso Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 230 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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El Paso Public Library

The El Paso Public Library contributes photographs from the Otis Aultman Photograph Collection, which pertain to the Mexican Revolution, Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, and the ensuing Punitive Expedition of 1916-1917.

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Description

Postcard of a destroyed building in Juarez, Mexico during the Mexican Revolution. Bullet holes cover the exterior of the building. All of the windows have been destroyed, the roof no longer exists, and heavy smoke damage from a fire is evident.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

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The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso

The University of Texas at El Paso and the El Paso Public Library present a collection of primary source items relating to the Mexican Revolution. The collection includes 15 books and 10 postcards dating from 1910 to 1919.

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  • January 18, 1913

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  • March 25, 2011, 11:38 a.m.

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  • Oct. 23, 2013, 5:05 p.m.

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Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921. [Damaged Building in Juarez, Mexico], postcard, January 18, 1913; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth149839/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.