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Soldiers with Wounded Bandits

Description: Copy negative of wounded Mexican bandits at Columbus, New Mexico in 1916. There are at least four wounded men lying under blankets on cots in the foreground. In the background are at least ten soldiers in military uniforms and tents. Written in the bottom left-hand corner of the image is, "W.H. Horne Co., Copyrighted El Past, Tex." Written across the bottom of the image is, "Wounded Bandits at Columbus, N.M.".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wounded Bandits in Field Hospital

Description: Copy negative of wounded bandits in a field hospital in Columbus, New Mexico. In the foreground is a body lying on a stretcher beneath a blanket with a wounded leg sticking out. In the background are more stretchers and tents. Written on the photograph is, "Wounded Bandits in the Military Hospital at Columbus, N.M.". In the bottom right-hand corner is, "3020, W.M. Horne Co. El Paso, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Soldiers with Dead Bandit

Description: Copy negative of two men looking at the dead body of a Mexican bandit. The man on the left side of the frame is on a saddled horse equipped with a shotgun. In the center of the frame is the dead body and a man standing over him. The man is holding the reins of his saddled horse. Written in the bottom left-hand corner is, "Dead Bandits being Identified at Columbus, N.M." and in the right is, "W.M. Horne Co. (Copyrighted) El Paso, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Town Ruins After Raid

Description: Copy negative of town ruins after Pancho Villa's raid in Columbus, New Mexico. In the foreground is a field full of debris and a soldier with a rifle. In the background are dilapidated buildings. Written on the photograph is, "The Ruins of Columbus, N.M. after being Raided by Pancho Villa." In the lower right-hand corner is, "W.M. Horne Co. El Paso, Tex. 3017".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Soldiers with Wounded Bandits

Description: Copy negative of wounded Mexican bandits at Columbus, New Mexico in 1916. There are at least four wounded men lying under blankets on cots in the foreground. In the background are at least ten soldiers in military uniforms and tents. Written in the bottom left-hand corner of the image is, "W.H. Horne Co., Copyrighted El Past, Tex." Written across the bottom of the image is, "Wounded Bandits at Columbus, N.M.".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Dead Horses After Raid

Description: Copy negative of eight dead horses in a desert field. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "Innocent Victims of Villa's Raid on Columbus, N.M.". In the bottom left-hand corner is, "3041, W.M. Horne Co., El Paso, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Town Ruins After Raid

Description: Copy negative of town ruins after Pancho Villa's raid in Columbus, New Mexico. In the foreground is a field full of debris and a soldier with a rifle. In the background are dilapidated buildings. Written on the photograph is, "The Ruins of Columbus, N.M. after being Raided by Pancho Villa." In the lower right-hand corner is, "W.M. Horne Co. El Paso, Tex. 3017".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wounded Bandits in Field Hospital

Description: Copy negative of wounded bandits in a field hospital in Columbus, New Mexico. In the foreground is a body lying on a stretcher beneath a blanket with a wounded leg sticking out. In the background are more stretchers and tents. Written on the photograph is, "Wounded Bandits in the Military Hospital at Columbus, N.M.". In the bottom right-hand corner is, "3020, W.M. Horne Co. El Paso, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Soldiers with Dead Bandit

Description: Copy negative of two men looking at the dead body of a Mexican bandit. The man on the left side of the frame is on a saddled horse equipped with a shotgun. In the center of the frame is the dead body and a man standing over him. The man is holding the reins of his saddled horse. Written in the bottom left-hand corner is, "Dead Bandits being Identified at Columbus, N.M." and in the right is, "W.M. Horne Co. (Copyrighted) El Paso, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[American Army Officers and War Correspondents]

Description: Photograph of four men standing in field. Two of the men are war correspondents, and the other two are officers in the U. S. military. There is a building in the right side of the image with a man walking in front of it holding a rifle. Text underneath the photograph reads: "American Army & A War Correspondent, south of Columbus, N. M. 1916. 1. Charles S. Hamilton, 1st Lieut. 6th Infant. 2. Richmond Smith, Capt., 6" Inf. (Civ. clothes). 3. Louis J. Van Schaick, Capt., 6" Inf. 4. Jas. N. Peale, 2nd Lieut., 6th Infantry."
Date: 1916~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Officers]

Description: Photograph of General George Bell, Jr. with Charles (Chas.) Moore and Conger Pratt. They are standing together looking at papers and other materials. Accompanying information states: "General Bell on the left side of the photograph. On the right side of the photo is Lieutenant Moore, Charles B. The officer in the center is Lieutenant Conger Pratt, of the Infantry, ADC. The men were most likely discussing tactics and strategy after the raids on Columbus, New Mexico."
Date: 1916~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[U.S. Army]

Description: Photograph of U.S. Army practicing wig wag signaling. The man that is holding the flag is sending the code while the men on the ground are reading the code from the other group. The soldiers are wearing military uniforms and hats.
Date: 1916~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[U.S. Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of U.S. soldiers getting a ride on a trash truck. Five men in uniform are perched on top of trash cans and various other objects. Several of the men are holding rifles and there is a small black dog sitting on the lap of one of the solders. There appears to be a train in the background.
Date: 1916~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Los Colorados]

Description: Copy negative of a group of men on horseback riding down a dirt road in several lines. The men are wearing sombreros. One of the men in the front is carrying a dark-colored flag with writing on it. They appear to be in a desert and there are hills rising in the background behind them.
Date: 1912~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[National Guard Unit]

Description: Photograph of a National Guard Unit riding on horseback. These men are in New Mexico near the city of Columbus. The soldiers are wearing military uniforms and hats. One of the soldiers is holding the unit's flag. It has the letters G.T. on it but the other letters are not clear.
Date: 1916~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Dead Body]

Description: Photograph of a dead body in Columbus, New Mexico. In the image, an unidentified man is lying face down in the grass with his boots missing. Accompanying information states that: "Upon close inspection of the body, the man has suffered a possible cannon blast to the right part of his upper back."
Date: 1916~
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Dead Body]

Description: Photograph of a dead man in a New Mexico desert. This unidentified man is laying next to a dead cow on the desert floor. There are two men on horse back looking down on the remains of the man.
Date: 191u
Partner: El Paso Public Library

Raid on Columbus, New Mexico and the Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916-1917. Map

Description: Photographic reproduction of a hand-drawn map showing details of raid on Columbus, New Mexico on 9 March 1916 with inset plat of the town, list of "Raider's Objectives," and short summary of the U. S. Army Punitive Expedition into Mexico that followed.
Date: unknown
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

[Street Scene of Columbus, New Mexico]

Description: Photograph of a street scene in Columbus, New Mexico. A truck can be seen driving up the road. There are two men on horseback and a few cars parked in front of a business. Most of the businesses names are not legible due to the small print. The A. D. Frost furniture and hardware store can be seen on the next block, in the upper left hand corner of the photo.
Date: [1915..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Partner: El Paso Public Library