University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the John A. Wilson Photographs, 1918-19



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Wilson, John A.
Title: John A. Wilson Photographs
Dates: 1918-19
Abstract: John A. Wilson was a member of Troop C, 14th Cavalry, U. S. Army, in the Big Bend area in 1918-19. The collection includes photographs collected and taken by John A. Wilson of cavalry patrol duty and camp life in the Big Bend region and of a field meet at Fort Sam Houston. Also included are two photo post cards made by El Paso photographer Walter H. Horne showing executed Mexican bandits.
Accession No.: 82-286
Extent: 1/2 inch, 37 prints
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

John A. Wilson was a member of Troop C, 14th Cavalry, U. S. Army, in the Big Bend area in 1918-19


Scope and Contents

The collection includes photographs collected and taken by John A. Wilson of cavalry patrol duty and camp life in the Big Bend region and of a field meet at Fort Sam Houston. Also included are two photo post cards made by El Paso photographer Walter H. Horne showing executed Mexican bandits


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921--Photographer
Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923
Wilson, John A.
Subjects (Organizations)
Cavalry--American--1910-1920
Subjects
Horses
Horse racing
Mexican Revolution
Places
Big Bend Region (Tex.)
Del Rio (Tex.)
Fort Clark (Tex.)
Fort Sam Houston (San Antonio, Tex.)
Marfa (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John A. Wilson Photographs, 1918-1919, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3Y508 Photographs