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[Letter from S. R. Mickelsen to Price Daniel - 1954-09-03]

Description: Copy of letter sent to Senator Price Daniel from S. R. Mickelsen, the Major General at Fort Bliss, Texas. Mickelsen notifies Senator Daniel that Private Abel Cisneros was unable to present acceptable evidence required for a hardship discharge.
Date: September 3, 1954
Creator: Mickelsen, S. R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Envelope from Abel Cisneros to Dolores L. Cisneros - 1954-06-12]

Description: Envelope sent by Private Abel Cisneros at Fort Bliss, Texas to his wife Lola Cisneros in Wharton, Texas. The envelope is postmarked in El Paso, Texas on June 12, 1954.
Date: June 12, 1954
Creator: Cisneros, Abel
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from S. R. Mickelsen to Price Daniel - 1954-09-03]

Description: Letter to Senator Price Daniel from S. R. Mickelsen, the Major General at Fort Bliss, Texas. Mickelsen notifies Senator Daniel that Private Abel Cisneros was unable to present acceptable evidence required for a hardship discharge. The letter is signed by General Mickelsen.
Date: September 3, 1954
Creator: Mickelsen, S. R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Abel Cisneros to John J. Herrera - 1954-06-13]

Description: Letter from Private Abel Cisneros at Fort Bliss, Texas to John J. Herrera in Houston, Tex. Pvt. Cisneros provides Herrera with an update on his family and financial matters.
Date: June 13, 1954
Creator: Cisneros, Abel
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Cavalry Training at Fort Bliss

Description: Copy negative of a man riding a horse jumping over an obstacle, training for the cavalry in Fort Bliss, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Four Men in front of Truck; Three Men in Bed of Truck; Truck with Men in it and Unit Flag; Truck Pulling Adobe House

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops at Fort Bliss. One is of four men standing in front of a truck turned to the side. One is of three men in uniform sitting in the bed of a truck. One is of a truck that appears to be pulling an adobe house with two men in the truck bed. One is of some men in an automobile with a flag and a man holding a horse to the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men on Horses; Three Men Setting up Tent; Tent Under Grove of Trees; Men Saddling Horses by Fence of Horse Corral

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops in a barren area at Fort Bliss. The first is of three people riding horses facing forward, with two of the men in uniform. The second is of three men setting up a tent with some buildings in the background. The third is of a tent and some other equipment under some trees. The fourth is of men saddling horses in a corral with a mountain in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Cargo Truck; Two Men by Automobile; Man Posing in front of Men Loading Hay on Truck; Men in Uniform Posing in front of Cargo Truck

Description: Copy negative of four pictures at a military camp with Pershing's troops. The first is of a man standing in front of others who are loading hay on a truck. The second is a row of military vehicles. The third is of five men in uniform standing in front of a military vehicle with flag. The fourth is two men in uniform standing to the left of an automobile.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Campfire; Men Around Campfire; Men Digging Trench; Men Eating Around Campfire

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's Troops. One is of a campfire with trees in the background. One is of a soldier by a campfire. One is of several soldiers eating around a campfire with mountains in the background. One is of soldiers digging a trench with mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Horse; Man with Horse; Man with Horse; Man on Horse

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of a saddled horse standing in an open area. The second is of a man wearing a coat standing with a saddled horse with a wagon in the background. The third is of a man standing near a horse. The fourth is of a person in light clothing riding a horse with mountains in the distance. One of the men is V. C. Perini Jr. They are Pershing's cavalry troops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in Uniform; Man in Uniform; Two Men in Uniform; Man in Military Uniform by Barn Door

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. Two are of men standing alone in an open area wearing uniforms. One is of two men standing in an open area in uniform. One is of a man in military uniform standing in front of a barn door opening. They are Pershing's troops and one is V. C. Perini Jr. Other buildings can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Women by Car; Soldier in front of Brick Wall; Soldiers on Military Jeep; Soldier on Motorcycle

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops at Fort Bliss. One is a side view of a jeep with two uniformed men inside and two sitting outside of it. One is of Oscar Temple and a woman standing behind a partially visible automobile. One is of V. C. Perini in uniform in front of a brick wall. One is of a soldier riding a motorcycle with sidecar in an open area with buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men Marching in Formation; Men Marching in Formation; Unknown Pastor/Priest; Three Dogs Eating Scrap of Meat

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. One is of an unknown priest or pastor in front of a wall. Two are of Pershing's cavalry troops marching in formation in an open area with mountains in the distance. One is of three puppies eating out of the same dish in an open area with buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men with Horses in Horse Corral; Men Saddling Horses by Fence of Horse Corral; Men on Truck; Three Men on Truck Loaded with Square Hay Bales

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. One is of horses and men in a corral with a hill behind them. One is of men saddling the horses in the corral with a hill behind them. One is of men in a truck in an open area. One is of a man standing on top of a load of square bales of hay on a truck while another stands on the ground facing him. They are Pershing's cavalry troops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Dilapidated Cabin; Men around Dilapidated Cabin; Military Unit's Flag and HQ; Man and Woman Outside of Shack

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of a small building at the camp. The second shows about 6 of Pershing's men standing around a small building facing it. The third is of another building at the camp with a flag that says '15.' The fourth is of a uniformed man and woman standing in front of a small building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in Uniform Standing in Doorway; Four Men in Uniform Posing by Tents; Man in Riding Outfit on Stone Steps; Three Men in Cavalry Uniforms

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of men in Pershing's troops. One is of four men outside a row of tents. One is of three men in riding uniforms outside a building. One is of a uniformed man standing outside of a doorway. One is of a man in riding uniform leaning on a brick structure in front of a building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Horses Pulling Wagon in Convoy; Horses Pulling Cannons in Convoy; Military Unit Marching in Formation; Truck Convoy

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of military men riding horses pulling wagons across a desert with mountains in the distance. The second is of horses pulling cannons and men across the desert with mountains in the distance. The third is of men marching in formation with flags with buildings to the left. The fourth is a truck convoy in the desert with mountains in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library