|Title||1st North Dakota Infantry |
|Date of Original||1916 |
|Description||Members of the 1st North Dakota Infantry march in a field. Two soldiers on horses at front, followed by two rows of soldiers on foot. Behind them soldiers lead pack mules, and more soldiers on horses are visible in the back. Location unknown but likely Mercedes, Texas. |
|Subject (LCSH)||United States. Army - History - Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916|
|Organization Name||North Dakota. National Guard. Infantry Regiment, 1st|
|Item Number||BC-138 |
|Format of Original||Photographic postcards|
|Dimensions of Original||14 x 9 cm. |
|Notes||Title created by staff. |
One of a series of photographic postcards related, all or in part, to the First North Dakota Regiment when stationed along the Rio Grande River in Texas during the Punitive Expedition into Mexico in 1916.
|Biography/History||The 1st North Dakota Infantry, including Company G from Valley City, was called to serve along the Mexican-U.S. border to watch Pancho Villa's movement in Mexico. |
|Repository Institution||Barnes County Historical Society|
|Repository Collection||Barnes County Historical Society Photograph Collection|
|Credit Line||Barnes County Historical Society (BC-138) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
Owned by Barnes County Historical Society.
|Ordering Information||Barnes County Historical Society address: |
315 Central Ave. N.
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone number: 701-845-0966
|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09 |
|Digital ID||dmBC138 |