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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


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Taken on May 5, 1902