The J. Paul Getty Trust Research Home Search Tools & Databases Collection Inventories and Finding Aids
Collection Inventories and Finding Aids


Home | Return to Search Results

Find a term within this inventory

Print View

Hugo Brehme Views of the Mexican Revolution, 1913-1920

To access physical materials on site, go to the library catalog record for this collection and click "Request an Item." Click here for access policy.
Brehme (Hugo) Views of the Mexican Revolution

Container List

Series I. Emilio Zapata in Cuernavaca, 1911 4 photographs
These photographs are related to Emilio Zapata's entry into Cuernavaca in 1911 following the resignation of President Porfirio Di´az.
item
1 [Zapata entering Cuernavaca] [May 26, 1911]
"77. 3548. Zapata in Cuernavaca 'La Entrada.' Entrada de Zapata en Cuernavaca"--annotations on verso.
item
2 [Zapata and his troops upon their arrival in Cuernavaca] [May 26, 1911]
"79. 3553. Zapata Cuernavaca"--annotations on verso.
item
3 [Portrait of the Zapata brothers and their wives] [1911]
"80. 3564. Zapata. Zapata Cuernavaca"--annotations on verso.
item
4 [Zapata addressing crowd in front of hotel] [1911]
"78. 3559. Ansprache vor Hotel aus. Cuernavaca Zapatistas"-- annotations on verso.
Series II. La Decena Trágica, Mexico City, 1913 Feb. 9-18 29 photographs
Images depict the ten days of counter-revolutionary insurrections (La Decena Trágica) against President Francisco Madero, culminating in Madero's arrest and betrayal by Victoriana Huerta. These images taken in Mexico City in February 1913 show cannon-bombed buildings, groups of Maderista fighters, and scenes at the Ciudadela, which was held by the Felicistas.
item
5 [Damaged building in the 6th demarcation]
"42. 4625. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' 6a Demarc"--annotations on verso.
item
6 [Damaged homes on Paseo de Reforma]
"44. 4604. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Paseo de la Reforma"--annotation on verso.
item
7 [Scherer residence, damaged]
"45. 4616. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Scherer"--annotations on verso.
item
8 [Detail of exterior damage to a residence]
"46. 4547. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Casa alemana"--annotations on verso.
item
9 [Maderistas on Avenida de la Independencia]
47. 4555. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. "La decena trágica." Maderistas Aven. Independ." -- annotations on verso.
item
10 [View of the Y.M.C.A. showing damage sustained to the top story where Felicistas were stationed]
"48. 4623. México, D.F. Februar Revolution 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Y.M.C.A."-- annotations on verso.
item
11 [Felicista cannon in front of the Teatro Nacional]
"49. 4576. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Vor dem Teatro Nacional. Cañon felicista 9/2/1913"--annotations on verso.
item
12 [Maderistas at the ready, corner of Dolores and Victoria streets]
"50. 4565. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' 3a de Dolores. Maderistas"--annotations on verso.
item
13 [On the roof of the Ciudadela]
"51. 4609. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Ciudadela"--annotations on verso.
item
14 [Presidential guard, Ciudadela]
"52. 4600. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Guardia presidencial"--annotations on verso.
item
15 [Damaged residence of Francisco Madero]
"63. 4618. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica'"--annotations on verso.
item
16 [Damaged residence of Francisco Madero with German Embassy visible behind it]
"54. 4605. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Im Hintergrund das dach der Kaiserlich Deutschen Gestandschaft. (Gesander: Konteradmiral v. Hinten.) Madero"--annotations on verso.
item
17 [Maderistas on Avenida Independiencia]
"México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. Aven Independen Maderistas"--annotations on verso.
item
18 [War dead in the Ciudadela]
"63. 4610. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Ciudadela 9/2/1913"--annotations on verso.
item
19 [Outside the Ciudadela]
"69. 4601. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Ciudadela."--annotations on verso.
item
20 [Canon guard outside the Ciudadela, February 9th]
"70. 4612. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Ciudadela 9/2/1913"--annotations on verso.
item
21 [Maderistas on Avenida Hombres Ilustres]
"71. 4573. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Aven. Hombres Ilustres. Maderistas"--annotations on verso.
item
22 [Damaged residences, corner of Balderas and Victoria]
"72. 4620. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Aven. Balderas"--annotations on verso.
item
23 [Maderistas on Avenida Independiencia]
"73. 4557. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Aven. Independ. Maderistas"--annotations on verso.
item
24 [Maderistas on Avenida Independiencia]
"74. 4579. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Aven. Independ. Maderistas"--annotations on verso.
item
25 [Damage on Avenida Juárez]
75. 4619. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Aven. Juarez"--annotations on verso.
item
26 [Cadets waiting in Calle de los Arcos de Belem near the Ciudadela]
"76. 4621. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Arcos de Belem. Aspirantes de Tlapan"--annotations on verso.
item
27 [Blanquet's troops, Tlalpan]
"81. 4596. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Fuente de la Tlapana. Tropa Blanquet"--annotations on verso.
item
28 [Maderistas on 3a de Dolores]
"82. 4564. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' 3a Dolores. Maderistas"--annotations on verso.
item
29 [Felicistas on the roof of the Ciudadela]
"83. 4616. México, D.F. Februar Revolution. 9-18 Febr. 1913. ‘La decena trágica.' Ciudadela S.W."--annotations on verso.
item
30 [Maderista artillery in field, Colonia Cuautémoc]
item
31 [Damaged room, Hotel Basch]
"37. Hotel Basch. Ayuntamiento"--annotations on verso.
item
32 [Damaged room, Hotel Basch]
"Casa Colorada, Hotel Basch, Ayuntamiento"--annotations on verso.
item
33 [Damaged bedroom, Rupp house]
"35. Haus Rupp"-- annotations on verso.
Series III. American forces in Veracruz, 1914 63 photographs
Images show U.S. forces in Veracruz and depict battleships and the fieldcamp where American soldiers lived during the occupation. Two additional photographs related to the occupation are included in Series IV (#s 101, 102).
item
34 [View of Veracruz from the dunes]
"43. 2875. Veracruz (México) April 1914. vor dem Dünen aus. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
35 [Waves hitting the pier during a storm]
"2. 5148. Rompeolas im Veracruz-Hafen während eines ‘Norder.' April 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
36 [Washington statue replaced by Hidalgo bust, Mexico City]
"41. 5367. Am April 22, 1914, nach der Landung Amerikanischer Truppen im Veracruz, Mexico, wurde im der Hauptstadt Mexico, miltelst zweier starker Automobile durch um die Füsse geschlungene Seile, die Washington-Statue von ihren Postament gerissen, und durch die ganze Stadt auf deren Pflaster geschleift, während auf Postament eine Büste des mexichan Nationalhelden Hidalgo gesetzt wurde (s. umstehend!)"--annotations on verso.
item
37 [American soldiers at base of shattered monument to Benito Juárez in Porfirio Díaz Park]
"41. 5367. Von den Amerikanern während der Invasion am 21 April 1914 verschossenes Juárez Denmal im Veracruz"--annotations on verso.
item
38 [Loading cotton from Torreon at pier]
"4. 5193. Verladung von Baumwolle aus Torreón im Hafen von Veracruz. April 1914. Algodon de Torreón"--annotations on verso.
item
39 [U.S. battleships in Veracruz harbor]
"14. 5563. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
40 [U.S.S. New York in Veracruz harbor]
"13. 5558. ‘New York' V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
41 [Rangefinders on the German light cruiser S.M.S. Bremen]
"6. 5782. Entfernungs-Messer an bord S.M.S. ‘Bremen' vor Veracruz, April 1914. Bremen"--annotations on verso.
item
42-44 [Loading the S.M.S. Bremen's guns]
"16. 5784. An Bord S.M.S. ‘Bremen' vor Veracruz, April 1914. Bremen"--annotation on all versos.
item
42 "16. 5784"
Annotation on verso.
item
43 "17. 5179"
Annotation on verso.
item
44 "18. 5178"
Annotation on verso.
item
45 [Crew of the S.M.S. Bremen]
"24. 5155. An Bord S.M.S. ‘Bremen' vor Veracruz, April 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
46 [Sailors on one of the Bremen's stacks]
"26. 5180. An Bord S.M.S. ‘Bremen' vor Veracruz, April 1914. Bremen"--annotations on verso.
item
47 [Loading the S.M.S. Bremen's guns]
"31 5181. An Bord S.M.S ‘Bremen' vor Veracruz, April 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
48 [Deck of the dreadnought battleship U.S.S. Texas]
"19. 5387. Texas"--annotations on verso.
item
49 [Guns, U.S.S. Texas]
"20. 5390. Texas"--annotations on verso.
item
50 [Crew on the deck of the U.S.S. Texas]
"23. 5386. Texas"--annotations on verso. Crew is posed with an unidentified American civilian.
item
51 [Officers on the deck of the U.S.S. Texas]
"15. 5388. Texas"--annotations on verso.
item
52 [View of the U.S.S. Texas in Veracruz harbor]
"12. 5557. Texas. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
53 [American battleships anchored in Veracruz harbor]
"22. 5402. Amerikansiche Kriegsschiffe auf der Reede vor Veracruz. April 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
54 [American flotilla demonstration, Veracruz]
"28. 5405. Amerikanische Flotten-Demonstration vor Veracruz, April 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
55 [American battleships, Veracruz]
"3. 5404. Americanische Schlachtsschiffe vor Veracruz. Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
56 [Barrels of aft guns, U.S.S. Wyoming]
"8. 5415. Achter Geschützturme an Bord U.S.S. "Wyoming" vor Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
57 [Aft guns, U.S.S. Wyoming]
"25. 5414. U.S. battleship ‘Wyoming' vor Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
58-59 [U.S. battleships in Veracruz harbor]
item
58 "27. 5561. V.C."
Annotations on verso.
item
59 "11. 5554. V.C."
Annotations on verso.
item
60 [Crew on deck of U.S.S. Connecticut]
"5. 4791. U. S. battleship ‘Connecticut' vor Veracruz Mai 1914. Connecticut"--annotations on verso.
item
61 [View of the French pocket battleship ‘Condé']
"21. 5187. Franzosisches ‘Dampschif' ‘Condé', Panzerkreuzer, vor Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
62 [American hydroplane]
"9. 5416. Amerikanische Wasserflugzeuge vor Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
63 [American hydroplane taking off]
"1. 5418. Amerikanische Wasserflugzeuge im Begriff, auf zusteigne vor Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
64 [American hydroplane flying]
"10. 5419. Amerikanisches (Hydroplan) [sic] Wasserflugzeug vor Veracruz während der amerikansichen Invasion, April- Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
65 [Ships alongside the former Spanish fort Ulúa]
"29. 5546. Ulúa. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
66 [View of Ulúa]
"30. 5577. Ulúa. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
67 [View of Ulúa and ships]
"32. 5578. Ulúa. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
68 [View of Ulúa fom the water]
"34. 2086. B[?]hem. Spanisches Fort Ulúa im Hafen vor Veracruz. Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
69 [American troops at mess inside Ulúa]
"105. 5542. Ulúa. V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
70 [Vault, Ulúa]
"56. 5582. Tinaja Ulúa"--annotations on verso.
item
71 [Inside Ulúa]
"106. 5581. Ulúa. Tinaja"--annotations on verso.
item
72 [Footbridge across canal, Veracruz]
"59. 2120. Antigua V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
73 [American infantry among palms]
"86. 5456. Amerikanische Infanterie im Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
74 [American troops in plaza]
"85. 5412. Amerikanische Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
75 [American troops in front of Veracruz infantry building]
"64. 5411. Amerikanische Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
76 [American field camp]
"87. 5428. Amerikanische Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
77-78 [American field camp]
"Feldlager der amerikanischen Invasionstruppen Veracruz. Mai 1914"--annotations on versos.
item
77 "88. 5431"
Annotation on verso.
item
78 "89. 5409"
Annotation on verso.
item
79 [Camp, American mountain artillery]
"90. 5429. Amerikansiche Gebirgs-Artillerie im Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
80 [U.S. Marine band]
"93. 5447. U. S. Marines Band im Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
81 [American troops quartered at railroad station]
"94. 5437. Die von amerikanischen Truppen besetzte Risenbahnstation im Veracruz, Mai 1914. Terminal"--annotations on verso.
item
82 [Railway cars used as quarters for American troops]
95. 5448. "Schlafungen" der amerikanischen Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
83 [American soldiers in front of converted railway cars]
"5449. Amerikansiche Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
84-85 [American troops in camp]
"Feldlager der amerikanischen Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on versos.
item
84 "97. 5426"
Annotation on verso.
item
85 "98. 5427"
Annotation on verso.
item
86 [American troops on parade in front of the roundhouse]
"92. 5444. Amerikanische Invasions-Truppen vor dem "round house" (Lokomotiv-Schuppen) im Veracruz. April 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
87-88 [Views of the American fieldcamp, Los Cocos]
"Feldlager der amerikanischen Invasions-Truppen im Veracruz. Los Cocos. April 1914. Los cocos"--annotations on versos.
item
87 "99. 5421"
Annotations on verso.
item
88 "100. 5420"
Annotations on verso.
item
89 [Fieldcamp bakery]
"101. 5439. Amerikansiche Feldbächerei, Veracruz Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
90 [American artillary camp housing]
"102. 5455. Amerikanische Artillerie im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
91 [American fieldcamp in front of the city]
"103. 5459. Amerikanisches Feldlager vor der Stadt, Veracruz. Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
92 [Grain mill of Sr. Braulio Triante]
"104. 5460. Getreide-Mühle des Sr. Dn. Branlis Iriarte im Veracruz (A.B.G. - Motoren & Material). V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
93 [American troops billeted in the roundhouse]
"108. 5451. Amerikanische Invasions-Truppen im ‘round-house' im Veracruz, Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
94 [View of Veracruz during American invasion]
"107. 5458. Veracruz während der amerikanischen Invasion Mai 1914"--annotations on verso.
item
95 [American troops on the beach]
"5457. La Playa-Veracruz mit amerikanischen Invasionstruppen. Juni 1914. Playa V.C."--annotations on verso.
item
96 [Sunrise, Veracruz harbor with battleships and sunken ships]
"1. 5401. Sonnenaufgang vor Veracruz, Juni 1914"--annotations on verso.
Series IV. General views of Mexico, ca. 1913-1920 12 photographs
Images offer a sample of the pictorialism for which Brehme is known; these include landscapes showing engineering feats, and local color images, with some photographs related to developments in the Mexican revolution after 1914. Two of the photographs (#s 101, 102) are related to the U.S. occupation of Veracruz.
item
97-98 [The Metlac bridge spanning the Barranca de Metlac near Córdoba?]
#97: "38. 2304a. Metlac"--annotations on verso. #98: "39. 2304. Metlac"--annotations on verso.
item
99 [Railroad bridge, Barranca Infiernillo]
"40. Puente en la Barranca Infiernillo. F.-C. Méxicano. Estado de Veracruz"--annotations on verso.
item
100 [Old public wharf, Veracruz]
"33. Antigua Muelle fiscal, Veracruz"--annotations on verso.
item
101 [U.S. soldiers and reporters [?] along a railroad track in Veracruz.]
"61. 5539. Avanzada americ. V.c."--annotations on verso.
item
102 [U.S. mail delivery, Veracruz]
"66. 5587. Correo V. C."--annotations on verso.
item
103 [Villista tent camp on railway car roofs]
68. 5686. Zeltlager der revolutionären Truppen auf den Dächern von Risenbahnwagen im México. 1914. Villistas Estac. Central.
item
104 [Prisoner transport on the way from Toluca to Mexico City]
"60. 1717. Gefangenen-(Sträflings-) Transport auf dem Wege von Toluca nach Mexico, d.F. (ca. 60 km.)"--annotations on verso.
item
105 [Young Tehuanas]
"55. 4401. Tehuantapec"--annotations on verso. Before 1923.
item
106 [Santiago, Mexico, F. Cordes, ] 1920
"65. No. 34. F. Cordes (4. v. l.) mit Selbstanslöser"--annotations on verso. Photograph taken with self-timing camera.
item
107 [Prisoners]
"57. 1140. Monte Alto"--annotations on verso.
item
108 [Bird vendors, San Angel, Mexico City]
"67. 2996. San Angel"--annotations on verso.


The J. Paul Getty Trust The J. Paul Getty Trust
© J. Paul Getty Trust
Privacy Policy Terms of Use