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[Group of World War I Army enlisted men eating beside tent rows]

Description: Photograph of several enlisted men in what appear to be World War I U.S. infantry uniforms, some wearing sweaters and others thick shirts, eating at the end of a row of field tents. They are eating from metal mess kits, and the meal appears to include biscuits. Several of the men are wearing enlisted visor hats. Three of the men are identified in handwriting on the photograph: Walter, Clyde and George.
Date: 1917
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Ariel view of Camp Swift including Headquarters, Post Finance Office, U. S. Post Office and north cantonment area]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Camp Swift Headquarters, Finance Building, U. S. Post Office and a portion of the north cantonment area. The long wooden buildings are arranged parallel to each other, with the two-story Headquarters building in the center and the one-story Finance and Post Office buildings to each side. A flag pole with flag is visible in the foreground, and the cantonment area buildings are in the background.
Date: 1942/1945
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Raising the Flag at Camp Swift]

Description: Photograph of four soldiers raising the flag for the first time at Camp Swift. Writing on the back reads: "Left to right: 1st Lt. Victor M. Wallace, adjutant; 2nd Lt. Henry Stone, Motor Pool Officer; Major Oscar P. Houston, Executive; and Major Earl Chase, Director of Supply. When the flag pole was originally set in place it was not perfectly vertical. It was necessary to take it up and reset it which was a major operation because of its length, weight, and concrete setting."
Date: May 4, 1942
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Camp Mabry railroad switch and arsenal

Description: Back reads, "This photograph shows the International & Great Northern Railroad main line. The ralroad switch runs by the arsenal which is shown on the left of the picture. The International & Great Northern Railroad will run a number of tracks in the camp or at any other place to suit the Government."
Date: 1915~
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Soldiers in a Muddy Camp Area]

Description: Photograph of soldiers standing in a muddy area of the camp area. In the middle of the photo muddy ground is visible with puddles of water throughout. To the left of the photo soldiers standing up with their backs to the camera and one black and white dog is visible next to a soldier. In the background of the soldiers tents are tied down to the ground.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Camp in Mountains]

Description: Photograph of a military camp in the mountains with rows of what appear to be horses in the foreground and tents and wagons at the base of the mountain in the background. A handwritten note on the front of the photograph reads "1st Cavalry Brigade in Camp, Davis Mountains, Alpine, Tex."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers by Barrack]

Description: Photograph of several unidentified cavalry soldiers standing in side of and outside of a wooden barrack in a field with tents visible in the background on the right. In the foreground on the left a small group of soldiers are standing in front of the barrack, behind them several other men are partially visible inside the structure, and on the right another group of men are standing next to it.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Plane Above Military Camp]

Description: Postcard of an airplane flying above a military camp. In the foreground on the right two soldiers are standing behind a row of tents with equipment on the ground in front of them and on the left an automobile and a wagon can be seen. In the middle a group of soldiers is looking up at the plane and behind them trees and a building are visible in the background. On the far left there is a row of other vehicles in front of more trees and a text on the front of the photograph reads "Army Life."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Flooded Military Camp]

Description: Photograph of a military camp that appears to have been flooded with shallow water covering the ground. In the foreground there are several chairs and tables with sleeping bags or other equipment on top of them and further back on the right a soldier is standing in front of a barrack. In the background a fence, flagpole, and several trees can be seen.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Military Camp]

Description: Photograph taken from above of a military camp consisting of several tents and other structures with soldiers and horses in the middle and background. In the foreground the roof of a building and a tree are visible and in the distant background trees and other buildings can be seen.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers with Tents]

Description: Postcard of cavalry soldiers standing in a field with several rows of tents. The men in the foreground are holding drums, tubas, trombones, and other musical instruments and trees are visible in the background. A text on the front of the postcard reads "Retreat In Camp."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers at Inspection]

Description: Photograph of a long row of cavalry soldiers on horseback in a field with trees visible in the background. In the foreground one soldier on horseback is facing the other men and on the far left one of the soldiers is holding a flag. A text on the front of the photograph reads "Full Pack inspection 1st Col. Cav. Brownsville, Tex. 10-28-16."
Date: October 28, 1916
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Camp in the Davis Mountains]

Description: Photograph of a cavalry camp in the Davis Mountains consisting of what appear to be several rows of horses and a row of tents at the foot of the mountain. A text on the front of the photograph reads "157- 1st Cavalry Brigade in Camp, Davis Mountains, Alpine, Tex."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Men with Horses]

Description: Postcard of a large group of horses and cavalry soldiers in a corral at a camp. In the foreground several men are standing next to horses who are drinking from troughs and behind them other soldiers are leading horses away to the other end of the corral. A large pipe is visible in the foreground on the left and trees and more horses can be seen in the background. A handwritten text on the front of the postcard reads "14th and 16th Cavalry Camp at Webb, Tex. April 22, 1920. 138 miles from San Antonio"
Date: April 22, 1920
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Camp in Davis Mountains]

Description: Photograph of a cavalry camp in the Davis Mountains with what appear to be rows of barracks in the foreground and tents and wagons at the foot of the mountain behind them. Mountains are visible in the background and a text on the front of the photograph reads "157 - 1st Cavalry Brigade in Camp. Davis Mountains Alpine, Tex."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers at Camp]

Description: Photograph of a group of cavalry soldiers at a camp with a row of barracks on the left, and a horse-drawn wagon and other barracks visible in the background on the right. On the front of the photograph a handwritten note reads "Breaking Camp - Corpus Christi Texas Mar 26."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers On Ground]

Description: Photograph of cavalry solders laying and kneeling in four rows on the ground in a field with barracks and other buildings visible in the background. The men in the first and third row are laying on their stomachs while the men kneeling behind them are holding them down. Four other men are standing behind the soldiers watching.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers at Pearsall]

Description: Postcard of cavalry soldiers on horseback and standing next to horses in several groups on a field. On the left the smoke from two small campfires is visible there appears to be more smoke and haze in the background. On the front of the postcard a text reads "Breaking Camp At Pearsall."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Field of Tents]

Description: Photograph of a field with three rows of tents with houses and other buildings visible in the background. In the foreground on the right is large tree and in the middle soldiers can be seen sitting and standing in several small groups.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Horses at Camp]

Description: Postcard of a group of dark-colored horses standing in a field by a military camp with a row of tents, trees, and a building visible in the background. A handwritten text on the front of the postcard reads "Zapata, Texas. Apr. 27/20. 216 Miles From San Antonio."
Date: April 27, 1920
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley
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