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Man in Uniform Standing in Doorway; Four Men in Uniform Posing by Tents; Man in Riding Outfit on Stone Steps; Three Men in Cavalry Uniforms

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of men in Pershing's troops. One is of four men outside a row of tents. One is of three men in riding uniforms outside a building. One is of a uniformed man standing outside of a doorway. One is of a man in riding uniform leaning on a brick structure in front of a building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men at Drilling Contest

Description: Copy negative of thirteen men and boys standing on a wooden platform at a drilling contest in El Paso, Texas. The group includes Harvey Hamilton Hughes. Some men are wearing suits and some are wearing button-up shirts. All are wearing hats. In the background are tall buildings, one topped with several people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Cargo Truck; Two Men by Automobile; Man Posing in front of Men Loading Hay on Truck; Men in Uniform Posing in front of Cargo Truck

Description: Copy negative of four pictures at a military camp with Pershing's troops. The first is of a man standing in front of others who are loading hay on a truck. The second is a row of military vehicles. The third is of five men in uniform standing in front of a military vehicle with flag. The fourth is two men in uniform standing to the left of an automobile.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men Marching in Formation; Men Marching in Formation; Unknown Pastor/Priest; Three Dogs Eating Scrap of Meat

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. One is of an unknown priest or pastor in front of a wall. Two are of Pershing's cavalry troops marching in formation in an open area with mountains in the distance. One is of three puppies eating out of the same dish in an open area with buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men with Horses in Horse Corral; Men Saddling Horses by Fence of Horse Corral; Men on Truck; Three Men on Truck Loaded with Square Hay Bales

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. One is of horses and men in a corral with a hill behind them. One is of men saddling the horses in the corral with a hill behind them. One is of men in a truck in an open area. One is of a man standing on top of a load of square bales of hay on a truck while another stands on the ground facing him. They are Pershing's cavalry troops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Dead Man

Description: 1 copy negative of a deceased man. The cause of death is shown on a caption on the bottom of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Soldiers Cremating Dead Bandits #1

Description: Copy negative of a group of soldiers in a field standing behind dead bandits, with one pouring oil on them for cremation during the Pancho Villa raids. There are a few men in a wagon on the right and a man on a horse on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Soldiers Cremating Dead Bandits #2

Description: Copy negative of a group of soldiers in a field standing behind dead bandits, with one pouring oil on them for cremation during the Pancho Villa raids. There are a few men in a wagon on the right and a man on a horse on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Students at Sign

Description: Copy negative of the McMurry Band from Abilene, Texas standing and sitting in front of the sign on the street corner at the Trinity Methodist church in El Paso, Texas, viewed from across the street. The sign reads, "No Fear but Fear, Dr. Brodace Elkins, Sunday at 7, Worsir Through Music, McMurphy College Band."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men by Tent

Description: Copy negative of three men, Ernest Worthington and two unknown, by a self made tent. One man is standing the other two are sitting next to a table with dishes on it. The tent is cloth thrown over a base made from planks of wood and tied down by rope. Inside the tent is a bed with a hat. Behind them are a series of mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men by Tent

Description: Copy negative of three men, Ernest Worthington and two unknown, by a self made tent. One man is standing the other two are sitting next to a table with dishes on it. The tent is cloth thrown over a base made from planks of wood and tied down by rope. Inside the tent is a bed with a hat. Behind them are a series of mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men Examing Book; Men in Uniform; Men in Uniform with Two Puppies; Woman in Doorway of Tent

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops outdoors at Fort Bliss. The first is of three men in uniform leaning on a wooden bench with one holding a book and another holding what appears to be a wad of papers. The second is of some men in uniform with one squatting facing away, one bent over, one with his hands on his hips, one standing in the background, and one partially visible in the foreground. They are all focusing on what the squatting man is doing. The third is of two men squatting on the ground with one holding two puppies. The fourth is of a man standing with his arms and legs crossed in the doorway of a large tent.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men on Horses; Three Men Setting up Tent; Tent Under Grove of Trees; Men Saddling Horses by Fence of Horse Corral

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops in a barren area at Fort Bliss. The first is of three people riding horses facing forward, with two of the men in uniform. The second is of three men setting up a tent with some buildings in the background. The third is of a tent and some other equipment under some trees. The fourth is of men saddling horses in a corral with a mountain in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Men with Horse; Man with Horse; Man with Two Horses; Man with Two Horses

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of V. C. Perini Jr. and another man standing with two saddled horses in an open area. The last three are each of a man standing next to a saddled horse with partial views of another horse behind them. They are Pershing's cavalry troops in Fort Bliss.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library