[Anglo Revolutionaries]

Description

Photograph of a group of Anglo revolutionaries and a few Mexican revolutionaries. The man kneeling down on the right side of the photo appears to be cooking. The Mexican Revolution prompted foreign volunteers to participate in the revolution for a variety of reasons. Many volunteers were called to action in the name of adventure, while others reported to duty as mercenaries. The tall man with a beard, standing directly behind the man hunched over, is said to have been known as American Slim.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

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

Context

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 102 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of a group of Anglo revolutionaries and a few Mexican revolutionaries. The man kneeling down on the right side of the photo appears to be cooking. The Mexican Revolution prompted foreign volunteers to participate in the revolution for a variety of reasons. Many volunteers were called to action in the name of adventure, while others reported to duty as mercenaries. The tall man with a beard, standing directly behind the man hunched over, is said to have been known as American Slim.

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

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

The 2009 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. The collection houses more than 5,000 items and gives a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerleee Foundation.

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  • [1910..1920]

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  • 1910~ - 1920~

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 6, 2009, 7:38 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 29, 2013, 11:34 a.m.

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Past 30 days: 2
Total Uses: 102

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Aultman, Otis A. [Anglo Revolutionaries], photograph, [1910..1920]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth63397/: accessed March 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.