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[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.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[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.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Fence-Post.

Description: Patent for a fence post, which can be used for wire or picket fences and has a sturdy anchor for the post.
Date: March 10, 1908
Creator: Titsworth, Richard
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fort Bliss, Tex.

Description: Photograph of the refugee camp at Fort Bliss, El Paso. Patrolmen are seen on duty outside of a fenced off camp with rows of tents. A sign on a pole advertises "Horas de visita" Inscription on the back reads "Refugee Camp where 600 Mexican Federal Soldiers are kept."
Date: April 5, 1914
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas

Description: Photograph of Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas. A Mexican bandit (Maximo Castillo) is being kept inside a fenced area with tents. The inscription on the back reads "Castillo, the Mexican Bandit, who is supposed to have blown up tunnels, killing several people and wrecking trains. I was not allowed to take this picture: U.S. officers made me put away my Kodak; so I put is on the ground at my feet and stepped on the bulb and got this snapshot. --F.C."
Date: April 5, 1914
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Fort Bliss, El Paso]

Description: Photograph of Fort Bliss, El Paso. A soldier is shown patrolling a fenced area. Inscription on the back reads "Showing Salazaar who objects to having his picture taken. El Paso, Ft. Bliss Refugee Camp. 4-5-14. I got this picture anyway by pressing the bulb with my foot. -F.C."
Date: April 5, 1914
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public 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.
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
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Rhode Island Artillery]

Description: Photograph of Rhode Island artillery at El Paso, Texas. The author of the postcard identified this group of men and equipment as being part of the Rhode Island Artillery group. The Franklin Mountains are in the background; this is part of Fort Bliss is on the Lanoria Mesa.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
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
Partner: El Paso Public 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
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
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
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
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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men Examing Book; Men in Uniform; Men in Uniform with Two Puppies; Woman in Doorway of Tent

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops outdoors at Fort Bliss. The first is of three men in uniform leaning on a wooden bench with one holding a book and another holding what appears to be a wad of papers. The second is of some men in uniform with one squatting facing away, one bent over, one with his hands on his hips, one standing in the background, and one partially visible in the foreground. They are all focusing on what the squatting man is doing. The third is of two men squatting on the ground with one holding two puppies. The fourth is of a man standing with his arms and legs crossed in the doorway of a large tent.
Date: unknown
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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library