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El Rapto [color postcard]

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Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
Physical description:
1 item, 3.5" x 5.5"
Type:
Picture postcards
Postcards
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1910
1920
1910-1920
Notes:
Series III, Box 27, Local Color (People)--Mexico.
Summary:
Photomechanical reproduction of a painting of a revolucionario (revolutionary) riding a horse and carrying a woman who has fainted, in his arms; depicts the popular folk stories of the kidnapping of virginal young women by soldiers and bandits during the revolutionary period in Mexico at the turn of the century. Translation of title: The kidnapping.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Young women
Soldiers
Outlaws
Kidnapping
History
Revolution, 1910-1920
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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