Mexican American

Battle of Matamoros Photographic Postcards circa 1913

Object Details

  • Dimensions: 3.5"W x 5.5"H
  • Accession Number: 2018.6.8, 2018.6.9, 2018.6.10, 2018.6.11, 2018.6.12

These images were created circa 1913 during the Mexican Revolution of 1910. These sepia toned photos depict soldiers, some of which were civilian, likely taken around the time of the Battle of Matamoros. Colonel Lucio Blanco was the leading Mexican army officer during this battle.

Please use the following credit lines when publishing or using reproductions from the University of Texas at San Antonio Institute of Texan Cultures. Battle of Matamoros Photographic Postcards circa 1913, UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures