[A Bullfight in Plaza de Toros, Juarez Mexico]

Description

A postcard depicting a bullfight in Plaza de Toros, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. One matador engages the bull directly. Three other matadors stand away from the bull. A crowd is visible in the stands, with one onlooker reaching out towards the bull. There is advertising in Spanish on the wall surrounding the arena. [Text on back of postcard.]

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm. -- Change as necessary.

Creation Information

Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921 [1910..1920].

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 216 times , with 50 in the last month . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this postcard or its content.

Photographer

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this postcard as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this postcard useful in their work.

Provided By

El Paso Public Library

El Paso Public Library patrons can access valuable educational resources as well as government documents, photo archives, and much more. The Library also provides language learning classes and passport help, as well as a seed library to foster the community's green thumb.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this postcard. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Description

A postcard depicting a bullfight in Plaza de Toros, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. One matador engages the bull directly. Three other matadors stand away from the bull. A crowd is visible in the stands, with one onlooker reaching out towards the bull. There is advertising in Spanish on the wall surrounding the arena. [Text on back of postcard.]

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm. -- Change as necessary.

Languages

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this postcard in the Portal or other systems.

Collections

This postcard is part of the following collection of related materials.

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.

What responsibilities do I have when using this postcard?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this postcard.

Creation Date

  • [1910..1920]

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 10, 2011, 9:26 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 26, 2017, 2:15 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this postcard last used?

Yesterday: 2
Past 30 days: 50
Total Uses: 216

Interact With This Postcard

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Viewing

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921. [A Bullfight in Plaza de Toros, Juarez Mexico], postcard, [1910..1920]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth187775/: accessed August 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.