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Descriptive Summary

Biographical/Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Marlin Deric Bownds Postcard Collection, circa 1914



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bownds, Marlin Deric, 1888-1940, Kershner, Ruth Bownds
Title: Marlin Deric Bownds postcard collection
Dates: circa 1914
Abstract: The Marlin Deric Bownds Postcard Collection, circa 1914, is a collection of postcards depicting Mexicans seeking refuge in the United States during the Mexican Revolution.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01097
Extent: 19 items
Quantity: 19 postcards
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical/Historical Note

Marlin Deric Bownds (1888-1940) is a former president (1926-1940) of Marfa National Bank.

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Scope and Contents

Black and white postcards collected by M. D. Bownds depict Mexicans seeking refuge in the United States from conflicts between the Federalists and Pancho Villa's forces during the Mexican Revolution. The refugees walked from Presidio to Marfa where the U.S. Army then transported them to El Paso where they were repatriated in Juarez.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Mexicans
Revolution (Mexico : 1910-1920)
Places
Mexico
Presidio
Texas

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Marlin Deric Bownds Postcard Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

box
3S119b [SRH1230029322] Postcards

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