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General Pasquel Orozco on horseback

General Pasquel Orozco on horseback

Sitter: Pascual Orozco (1882 - 1915)

Photographer / Artist: Otis Aultman

Department: Photo Archives
Date: May 1911
Medium: Gelatin silver print
4 3/8 × 6 5/16 in. (11.2 × 16 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of William K. Durbon on behalf of Colonel and Mrs. Donald A. Young
Object number: PA1977.065.042
DescriptionGeneral Pasquel Orozco on horseback. He refused President Francisco Madero's order to attack Emiliano Zapata, resigned, and led a rebellion against Madero.
Not on view
Label Text:Pasqual Orozco, 1913
Orozco and Victoriano Huerta plotted to retake Mexico with Germany's help.
Orozco was arrested in the United States. After escaping from custody he was killed by Texas Rangers in Lobo, Texas.
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