U.S. Military--National Guard Photograph

March 30, 1905
Miscellaneous Photographs Collection #MP0006
Physical description
0.005 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
U.S. Military--National Guard Photograph (#MP0006), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
No restrictions, but it is housed in the Vault.

The 2nd Field Artillery of the New York National Guard was called to the border with Mexico in 1916 as part of the Expedition to catch Pancho Villa. This panoramic photograph is of the unit while stationed at McAllen, Texas, and it was owned by Christopher Ballentine Fisher of Brooklyn, New York. He later fought in World War I.

Administrative information
Custodial History

August 29, 2000 (unprocessed), 1 item; Panoramic photograph (1916) of 2nd Field Artillery N.Y.N.G., McAllen, Texas. Donor: Mrs Martha Elmore for her Aunt Doris Fisher Spicer, daughter of Christopher Ballentine Fisher.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Mrs Martha Elmore

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