[Battle of Juarez]

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Photograph of a building in Ciudad Juarez. Bullet holes are visible on the face of the building.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Aultman, Otis A. [1910..1920].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 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 412 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a building in Ciudad Juarez. Bullet holes are visible on the face of the building.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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The Battle of Juarez took place in Ciudad Juarez from May 8-11, 1911. During the battle of Juarez many El Pasoans took to the rooftop of the Hotel Paso Del Norte to view the raging battle between the two opposing armies. Madero’s Army was led by Pancho Villa and Pascual Orozco. The Mexican Federal soldiers were led by General Juan Navarro. The Mexican Federal Army would eventually lose the Battle of Juarez.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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  • [1910..1920]

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 6, 2009, 7:38 p.m.

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  • Dec. 6, 2017, 12:51 p.m.

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Aultman, Otis A. [Battle of Juarez], photograph, [1910..1920]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth63296/: accessed February 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.