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Closeup of Man and Horse; Man Standing with Horse

Description: 1 copy negative of 4 images. Image A close up of an unknown soldier standing with his horse. The horses head is coming over his shoulder. Image B a close up of an unknown soldier standing with his horse coming over his right shoulder. Image C is a profile image of an unknown soldier standing next to his horse. The horse is fully saddled. Image D is an unknown uniformed soldier with a horse on his left. A building is in the background. All images are of soldiers from Perishing's troops at Fort Bliss
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Horse; Man Standing with Horse

Description: 1 copy negative of 4 images. Image A a profile view of an unknown soldier sitting on horse holding its reigns. Image B is an unknown soldier sitting on horse looking back towards the camera. In Image C an unknown soldier and his horse are standing in front of a wooden bar. Image D is an unknown soldier standing with his back turned to the camera with a horse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Horse

Description: 1 copy negative of 4 images. Image A is an unknown soldier riding a horse. There are several horses in the background. Image B is an unknown soldier riding a horse and holding his reigns. Image C is another unknown soldier on his horse. Image D is another unknown soldier riding his horse holding the reigns with a few horses in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Men with Horses; Man with Horse; Man with Horse with Riding Crop

Description: 1 copy negative of 4 images. Image A is two soldiers leaning against a fence standing with their horses, one of the men is Perini, VC JR. Image B is one soldier standing in front of the horse with hat in hand. Image C is an image of two unknown soldiers leaning against a fence holding the reigns of horses. One is wearing a hat the other holding it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Horse

Description: 1 copy negative of 4 images. All images are of unknown soldiers on thier horse. They are located at Fort Bliss and are a part of Pershing's Troops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Calvaryman Jumping Trench

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. In Image A an unknown soldier from Pershing's troops is jumping a trench on his horse. They are at Fort Bliss. Image B is another unknown soldier jumping a trench on a horse at Fort Bliss.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Uncle Sam's Guests at Fort Bliss, Texas]

Description: Postcard of a family of refugees from the Mexican Revolution held at Fort Bliss, Texas. Two U.S. soldiers and a small group of men and women are behind the children and father. Tents are visible in the upper right hand corner of the postcard. A note on the back of the postcard states that the children strolled into the Perma Division for a visit and food.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: El Paso Public Library

El Paso County

Description: Map of the Big Bend Country region covering El Paso County, Texas. The map shows the location of a survey in New Mexico. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1875~
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[National Guard Encampment]

Description: Photograph of the National Guard Encampment. There are hundreds of buildings and tents in the image. Fort Bliss is in the background. There are many roads that lead in and out of the tent community. The landscape is a desert full of dirt and dust.
Date: 1916~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Red Cross Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of Red Cross Headquarters. The building is located at Fort Bliss, Texas. In this image is an automobile in front of the building. There are also people standing in front of the entrance of the building.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Refugees]

Description: Photograph of refugees walking through the desert away from the mountain range. There are military personnel watching the refugees as they walk.
Date: 191u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Officers Row]

Description: Photograph of Officer's Row in Fort Bliss, Texas, and the Franklin Mountains behind the buildings. The foreground is a field with dry grass and a barbed wire fence.
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Col. Charles G. Treat]

Description: Photograph of Colonel Charles G. Treat. He is wearing a military uniform. He was commander of field artillery at Front Bliss.
Date: 1914~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Officers At Fort Bliss]

Description: Photograph of eleven officers stationed at Fort Bliss. The six men in the front row are sitting in chairs, and the five men in the back are standing. All the officers are wearing military uniforms and hats. The background appears to be a canvas tent.
Date: 1912~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[General Hugh L. Scott]

Description: Photograph of General Hugh L. Scott and W. F. Cody ("Buffalo Bill"). The men are standing outside of General Scott's house. The General is wearing a uniform and Cody is wearing a suit; both are wearing hats. Behind them, a child is standing on the front porch.
Date: 1913~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[U.S. Army]

Description: Photograph of U.S. Army motorized unit. There is a group of men posing. This unit is specialized in driving cars with guns mounted on them. There is a camp in the background as well as the Franklin Mountains.
Date: 1916~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[U.S. Army]

Description: Photograph of U.S. Army and Major General Clements. The image was taken at Fort Bliss. There are a dozen men standing under a canopy in military uniform wearing hats and side arms. There are two identified men in the image. One is General Clements and the other is General George Bell Jr.
Date: 1916~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Fly-By]

Description: Photograph of seven DH-4 (De Havilland) airplanes flying over Fort Bliss, Texas. Below the planes, soldiers can be seen walking, riding, and standing as they watch the planes fly by. Military buildings and vehicles are seen scattered below on the ground. The Franklin Mountains are in the background. Information on the back of the photo states that the "Fly-By" over Fort Bliss was done in honor of General John J. Pershing's return to Fort Bliss after his service in World War I. The photo was taken from below the Officer's Club on February 2, 1920.
Date: February 2, 1920
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[General Pershing in Formation]

Description: Photograph of General John J. Pershing and fellow army servicemen on horseback in formation. The group appears to be part of a presentation of some sort. In the background, automobiles are lined up from side to side, indicating Pershing and staff has an audience. In the far distance, the outline of the Franklin Mountains is visible. A note on the back of the photo states that this photo of Pershing was taken on his first visit to El Paso after WWI in 1920.
Date: 1920~
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Mexican Revolution Refugees]

Description: Photograph of refugees from the Mexican Revolution having just arrived at Fort Bliss. A woman holding the hand of a little girl is carrying a bundle of possessions as she leads the little girl and another young girl across the grounds of Fort Bliss. Walking beside them is an American soldier holding a rifle over his shoulder. Soldiers and a few local civilians look over the large group of refugees, comprised of men, women, and children, that are a few yards behind the woman and girls. In the distance, the cars of a train are seen and Mt. Franklin is in the background.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Soldiers Hiking]

Description: Photograph of soldiers hiking. A horse drawn wagon and a car have moved to the side of the road to give way to the soldiers. At a distance, there is a railroad car next to the small wooden building.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[5th Cavalry M Company]

Description: Photograph of fancy riding by the U.S. Cavalry. One of the men, who has just completed the jump on an obstacle course, is carrying the banner which designates the 5th Cavalry M Company. In the distant background are the Franklin Mountains. Left of center is Sugarloaf Peak. The Cavalry competition is being held in front of the officer’s quarters in the new Fort Bliss on Lanoria Mesa.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: El Paso Public Library