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The border air patrol 1918-1919. Picture

Description: Illustrated description of the air support for the U. S. Cavalry on the Texas-Mexico border, 1918-1919.
Date: 1920
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

Indian reservations west of the Mississippi River, 1919.

Description: Map shows existing and former Native American reservations, supervisors districts, schools, and hospitals; state boundaries, railroads, cities, and major towns. Includes legend. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000].
Date: 1919
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Lucile Evans at a Shopping Center]

Description: Photograph of Lucile Elizabeth Evans standing outdoors with a hand on her hips at a town shopping center. She is wearing a long jacket, skirt, and a hat.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Crowd of people]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people waiting to see a performance by Ormer Locklear.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear changing planes]

Description: Colorized photograph of Ormer Locklear moving from one plane to another plane in midair. Text below the photograph reads: "Locklear Changes from One Plane to Another in Mid-Air - 1919. Ft. Worth, Texas."
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear showing his hands]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear showing the backs of his hands to the camera. Text on the reverse reads: "Ormer Locklear displays his famous hands to demonstrate their size. Note $1000 diamond ring on right hand he purchased from his press agent, Bill Pickens. Air Service identification bracelet on right wrist. Watch awarded by Minnesota State Fair on the other. 1920."
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear changing planes]

Description: Colorized photograph of Ormer Locklear moving from one plane to another plane in midair. Text below the photograph reads: "Locklear Changes from One Plane to Another in Mid-Air - 1919. Ft. Worth, Texas."
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Crowd of people]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people waiting to see a performance by Ormer Locklear.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Locklear and Short]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear and Shirley Short standing in front of a biplane. Both wear military uniforms. Short's arm rests on Locklear's shoulder.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear showing his hands]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear showing the backs of his hands to the camera. Writing on the back of the photograph reads: "The people wanted a picture of my hands - So here it is - Ormer Locklear 1919."
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Col. Hugh B. Moore in uniform with Helen Edmunds Moore in 1919]

Description: Col. Hugh B. Moore in standard army uniform stands outdoors near a women in a long black dress and coat and a black hat which partially obscures her face. From other photographs in the collection the woman has been identified as Helen Edmunds Moore. On the back of the photograph is written: "Jan. 1919."
Date: January 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

France Field U. S. Army Air Station, CZ

Description: Copy negative of the U. S. Army Air Station at France Field. The area is a combat zone with small buildings among palm trees, and there are debris laying around.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Major James P. Yancy

Description: Photograph of a portrait of Major James P. Yancy, commander of the 8th and 5th Cavalry. Yancy is standing with his hands behind his back and is in military uniform. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Major James P. Yancy, Commanding 8th & 5th Cavalry, Expedition into Mexico, August 19th - 24th, 1919. From Stacy C. Hinkle Files."
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Punitive Expedition]

Description: Photograph of the U.S. Cavalry crossing the Rio Grande. The troops are in pursuit of Mexican Bandits that have attacked cities in Texas. The soldiers are wearing military uniforms and hats.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Mass Hanging in Chihuahua]

Description: Copy negative of a mass hanging in Chihuahua. There are multiple deceased men hanging from a tree. According to accompanying information, the hanging was ordered by Mexican Federal General Murgia.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Rio Grande River]

Description: Photograph of American troops crossing the Rio Grande. There are dozens of men walking in a line, holding rifles and wearing military uniforms. The soldiers are walking through the water which is knee deep.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library