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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

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

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

Alligator Pool #2

Description: Copy negative of an alligator in a man made pool with rocks. There is a grassy area with a fence around the area.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Captured Bandits #1

Description: Copy negative of a U. S. soldier and two captured Mexican bandits standing in a field during the Pancho Villa Raids. There is a note written at the bottom of the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Alligator Pool #1

Description: Copy negative of an alligator in a man made pool with rocks. There is a grassy area with a fence around the area.
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

Captured Bandits #2

Description: Copy negative of a U. S. soldier and two captured Mexican bandits standing in a field during the Pancho Villa Raids. There is a note written at the bottom of the picture.
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

Cavalry Training at Fort Bliss

Description: Copy negative of a man riding a horse jumping over an obstacle, training for the cavalry in Fort Bliss, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Four Men in front of Truck; Three Men in Bed of Truck; Truck with Men in it and Unit Flag; Truck Pulling Adobe House

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops at Fort Bliss. One is of four men standing in front of a truck turned to the side. One is of three men in uniform sitting in the bed of a truck. One is of a truck that appears to be pulling an adobe house with two men in the truck bed. One is of some men in an automobile with a flag and a man holding a horse to the right.
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

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

Campfire; Men Around Campfire; Men Digging Trench; Men Eating Around Campfire

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's Troops. One is of a campfire with trees in the background. One is of a soldier by a campfire. One is of several soldiers eating around a campfire with mountains in the background. One is of soldiers digging a trench with mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Horse; Man with Horse; Man with Horse; Man on Horse

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of a saddled horse standing in an open area. The second is of a man wearing a coat standing with a saddled horse with a wagon in the background. The third is of a man standing near a horse. The fourth is of a person in light clothing riding a horse with mountains in the distance. One of the men is V. C. Perini Jr. They are Pershing's cavalry troops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in Uniform; Man in Uniform; Two Men in Uniform; Man in Military Uniform by Barn Door

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. Two are of men standing alone in an open area wearing uniforms. One is of two men standing in an open area in uniform. One is of a man in military uniform standing in front of a barn door opening. They are Pershing's troops and one is V. C. Perini Jr. Other buildings can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library