[Juarez Political Offices]

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Photograph of a large crowd in front of the Juarez City Council office building. "Ayuntamiento de la Ciudad" translates to City Council in English. "Jefatura Politica" translates to Political Leadership. A note on the back of the photograph states that this is a photo of the Juarez Mayor's Office and that the photo was taken in May of 1911, the time frame when the Battle of Juarez occurred and revolutionary forces took over the city. A carriage is stopped in front of the building. Next to the City Council building is El Sauz, a local meat market.

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

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Aultman, Otis A. May 1911.

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Photograph of a large crowd in front of the Juarez City Council office building. "Ayuntamiento de la Ciudad" translates to City Council in English. "Jefatura Politica" translates to Political Leadership. A note on the back of the photograph states that this is a photo of the Juarez Mayor's Office and that the photo was taken in May of 1911, the time frame when the Battle of Juarez occurred and revolutionary forces took over the city. A carriage is stopped in front of the building. Next to the City Council building is El Sauz, a local meat market.

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

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

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  • May 1911

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  • Dec. 6, 2009, 7:38 p.m.

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  • Oct. 30, 2013, 11:26 a.m.

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Aultman, Otis A. [Juarez Political Offices], photograph, May 1911; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth63372/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.