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[Photograph of an Old Christian Mission]

Description: Photograph of an old Christian Mission made of bricks with a cross and bell on top. Various objects are around the building a mountain range is in the background. There is a note on the back of the photograph displaying a note: A note from Joe M Daniel wishing a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. The picture may bring back memories that are pleasant.
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Mexican Border Poems]

Description: Text for three poems typed on Dallas Artillery Company letterhead, written by Sgt. Oliver Taft Hazelton during his service on the Mexican border (1914-1916). The poems relate to Hazelton's experiences during that time and include two titled poems and a song "to the tune of Steam Boat Bill."
Date: 1916~
Creator: Hazelton, Oliver Taft
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of Two Soldiers having Fun]

Description: Photograph of two soldiers posing in front of a tent. One of the soldiers is on his side holding a liquor bottle in each hand, while the second is sitting on top of him and holding another bottle to the first man's mouth, implying forcing him to drink. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: "MX.BRDR 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of Soldier on a Horse]

Description: Photograph of soldier on a horse waiting in a stable position. The soldier is in uniform and the horse has the riding accessories on. Several soldiers and tents are off in a distance. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: "MX. BRDR. 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of People on a Farm]

Description: Photograph of three people, which two are young children, on a farm standing near animals. The animals are getting ready to eat with a barn in the background. A person is holding the unclothed young child. There is a note on the front of the photograph that reads: " No. 4662...Mexican types..."A pair of Jacks and three of a kind..."" "Swafford...photo...copyright..." There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: "MX. BRDR. 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of a Military Camp]

Description: Photograph of a military camp with tremendous amounts of rain. There is a soldier heading into a tent. There is a lot of water by the tents and on the ground. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: "Wet camp. nr. Mex brdr. 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of People on the Bank of the River]

Description: Photograph of people doing various activities on the bank of river. There are couple of people sitting, a couple are bending over, and two are walking. There is only one person clothed and the rest are unclothed. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: MX. BRDR 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of Soldiers Outside of Guard Houses]

Description: Photograph of soldiers out the guard houses at Camp Scurry. There is a wired fenced that surrounds the guarded houses. There are various objects outside the fenced area. There are several soldiers gathered around talking and others are watching. There is a note on the front of the photograph that reads: "No. 511 The Guard House Camp Scurry"
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of Soldiers Digging]

Description: Photograph of soldiers digging the ground with tents in the background.There are three soldiers holding shovels and one soldier is holding a knife. There are two soldiers just standing. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: Mex brdr. 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of a Deer]

Description: Photograph of a deer close to a building and a dog is laying close to the building. There is an individual piece of wood by the deer and buildings in the background. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: " MX brdr. 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograph of Soldier Standing on Rock]

Description: Photograph of a soldier standing on a huge rock overlooking the Rio Grande river. The soldier has his hat removed and there are numerous amounts of trees in the background. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: "MX. BRDR. RIO GRANDE 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum