[Orozco's Sharp Shooters, Juarez, Mexico]

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Postcard of a group of insurrecto soldiers in the desert outskirts of Juarez, Mexico, posing for a photograph with their rifles. The caption on the postcard identifies the men as sharp shooters in Orozco's ranks, referring to the revolutionary leader Pascual Orozco. The three men in the first row are not armed.

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

Creation Information

Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921 [1910..1915].

Context

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 9966 times , with 54 in the last month . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Postcard of a group of insurrecto soldiers in the desert outskirts of Juarez, Mexico, posing for a photograph with their rifles. The caption on the postcard identifies the men as sharp shooters in Orozco's ranks, referring to the revolutionary leader Pascual Orozco. The three men in the first row are not armed.

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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

These primary source items relate to the Mexican Revolution. The collection includes 15 books and 10 postcards dating from 1910 to 1919.

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  • [1910..1915]

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  • 1910~ - 1915~

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • March 25, 2011, 11:38 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 23, 2013, 5:05 p.m.

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Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921. [Orozco's Sharp Shooters, Juarez, Mexico], postcard, [1910..1915]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth149841/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.