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[Post Office in Juarez, Mexico]

Description: Photograph of a destroyed post office in Juarez, Mexico. The place was burned down during the battle of Juarez on May, 9, 1911. Text underneath the photograph reads: "Administracion de Correos-Juarez, Mexico (Post Office) Destroyed during the Battle of Juarez, May 9, 1911."
Date: 1911~

[Preparing Food]

Description: Photograph of a woman preparing food amidst a group of men and women in a rebel camp. Women would often follow their husbands and other family members during the Mexican Revolution as they marched to various locations, to care for them.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Prepping a Cannon for Use]

Description: Photograph of Federals prepping a cannon for use. A few other soldiers are seen in the background, next to their horses. A group of civilians observe the Federals' actions. The Federals' uniforms appear to be those used commonly in Victoriano Huerta's and Venustiano Carranza's Federal Armies. In the far distance, behind a white structure the dome of a building protrudes into the sky. This building is the Juarez Customs House.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Press Boys at the Front]

Description: Photograph of two unidentified American journalists covering the Mexican Revolution for their respective newspapers and audiences. The man on the left stares directly into the camera, as the man on the right looks off into the distance through a pair of binoculars.
Date: 1911~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Punitive Expedition]

Description: Photograph of U.S Army crossing the Rio Grande. There are men in boats lining the make-shift bridge while men and horses are crossing it. The bridge appears to be a pontoon bridge that uses boats and other flotation devices to keep it above water.
Date: 191u

[Punitive Expedition]

Description: Photograph of soldiers crossing the Rio Grande. This company of soldiers is crossing the Rio Grande and they are marching towards Ciudad Juarez. The soldiers are actually crossing the Rio Grande on a makeshift bridge supported by pontoons. This pontoon bridge crossing into Juarez was located somewhere in the eastern part of El Paso. The Franklin Mountains are in the background.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Punitive Expedition Troops]

Description: Photograph of U.S. soldiers posing for a photograph in or next to two automobiles in front of a large tree. Behind the group is a long adobe building. To the left of the group is a tent. On the doors of the automobiles are the seals that reference the Dort Automobile Company.
Date: 1916~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Quarantined for Measles]

Description: Photograph of individuals quarantined for measles. Postcard addressed to J. R. Teague in Framingham, Massachusetts address 114 Hollis Street. The post marked stamp on the back side reads: "San Antonio, Texas, June 1918, 8:30 pm."
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921

[Quiet Neighborhood]

Description: Photograph of four men posing for the camera in a neighborhood in Juarez, Mexico during the Mexican revolution. One man is sitting in a rocking chair while two men stand on either side of him, and one man stands underneath a tree. The men are standing on a sidewalk in front of a gate the is overgrown with bushes and trees.
Date: 191u

[Ready for Battle]

Description: Photograph of Mexican Rebels. A group of five individuals has pose for the photograph. In the background, there are a two adobe structures and two wooden structures. Some men can be seen cleaning their rifles while other men can be seen tending to their horses.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Ready to Fire]

Description: Photograph of rebel soldiers in the middle of a battle or skirmish in Juarez, Mexico, taking cover from enemy fire in a ditch. The photo captures a rebel on his knees, taking aim. The profiles of two other rebels are visible behind the rifle of the soldier in the foreground. Buildings are visible in the distance
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Ready To Serve]

Description: Photograph of four Mexican officials wearing suits. They are sitting behind desks. On top of the desks are a typewriter, ink, paper, and a stamp. It appears that these men hold some type of a official rank during the Mexican revolution.
Date: 191u

[Rebel Cannon]

Description: Photograph of rebels crouching behind a cannon during battle. Information on the back of the photo states that the cannon photographed was the only rebel cannon used in the May 1911 Battle of Juarez.
Date: 1911~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Rebel Cannon]

Description: Photograph of a group of rebel soldiers observing a cannon in front of a heavily damaged building in Mexico. The sign across the end of the building reads "Cubillas y Garcia, Agentes de Aduanas," which translates to "Cubillas and Garcia, Customs Agents."
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.

[Rebel Cannon]

Description: Photograph of a Mexican rebel artillery team. This artillery team has just fired a cannon shell into the distance and is preparing to fire another cannon shell. The artillery team is using a breech loading cannon. The man on the far left of the photo is holding a cannon ramrod. The cannon ramrod was used to keep the barrel clean from dirt, debris, and residual gun powder. An unspent cannon shell can be seen in the center of the photograph.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.