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Formacion Formacion concentrada del Cuerpo de Ejercito.

Title: Formacion Formacion concentrada del Cuerpo de Ejercito.

 

Alternative Title: [Concentrated formation of the Army.]

 

Creator: Ramos, Manuel [attributed]

 

Date: May 5, 1902

 

Part Of: Porfirio Diaz and Mexican troops, May 5, 1902

 

Place: Mexico

 

Description: This panoramic photograph with captions in Spanish, is part of a series describing Porfirio Diaz (1830-1915), president of Mexico, reviewing troops. It is believed to be on the occasion of Diaz receiving the army’s oath of allegiance at the Llanos de la Vaquita on May 5, 1902, the 40th anniversary of the battle of Puebla after which the Cinco de Mayo celebration was named.

 

Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, black and white; 11.4 x 34.9 cm mounted 21 x 45.7 cm

 

File: ag1999_1257x_07_formacion_300.tif

 

Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ web page. For other information, contact degolyer@smu.edu.

 

For more information and to view the image in high resolution, see: digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/mex/id/150/

 

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Taken on May 5, 1902