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Mexican border [realia] : on the hike.
BANC PIC 19xx.031:181--OBJ OBJ carton 14
Collection Overview

Title:

Mexican border: on the hike

Abstract:

Silk banner illustrated with scene derived from a photograph of marching U.S. armed troops. Image was probably taken during the Mexican Expedition, or Punitive Expedition, in the vicinity of Columbus, New Mexico, following Pancho Villa's raid on the border town during the Mexican Revolution in 1916. Banner also includes hand-colored image of bald eagle with American flag.

Date:

1916? (issued)

Subject:

n-us--- -- n-mx---
United States. -- Army -- History -- Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916 -- Pictorial works
Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920 -- Pictorial works
Mexican-American Border Region -- Pictorial works

Note:

Artist, photographer unknown.
Title painted (?) on banner.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Purchase; from Howard Karno; 2011.

Type:

realia
Banners.

Physical Description:

realia
1 box (silk banner) : silk, color ; 46 x 46 cm, excluding fringe.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.031:181--OBJ OBJ carton 14

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.