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Life and Death on the Border 1910-1920

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Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin TX

Jan 23 2016
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Apr 03 2016
Life and Death on the Border 1910-1920

Rare artifacts, photographic records, court documents, newspapers, family histories, and eyewitness accounts examine life along the Texas-Mexico border at a pivotal period in history.

 

As much of the nation’s attention was focused overseas on the First World War, the border region was experiencing its own violent conflict. Fueled by concerns over revolution in Mexico, longstanding fears and prejudices gave rise to violence, vigilantism, and retaliation in the decade between 1910-1920. In the

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Bullock Texas State History Museum

1800 North Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

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