The story of this photo was written on the back. "This picture taken June 1920 at Ft. Bliss, Texas, at the machine gun troop barracks (Barbershop). Horse shows barb wire scars and has mean temper (sic) using a Spanish curb bit to keep him in line notice his ears. We had just completed a 200 mile mounted hike 21 days to complete Elephant Butte dam N.M. and return. Lost 10lb on that hike all hard work, even mounted. Earl A. Buckhart"

Uploaded on 07.28.2014 by El Paso Museum of History

Accession no: H1999-009-001

Northeast / Ft. Bliss, (1920 - 1929), Military

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Earl A. Buckhart on troop horse.

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