Man walks across the battle field at Tierra Blanca, Mexico, during the Mexican Revolution. Defeated Federal soldiers and their families near Presidio, Texas. Women and children seated on ground. Men stand with horses and mules. Many prisoners huddled under blankets. 5000 Federal prisoners and refugees march to Marfa under guard of U.S. Cavalry soldiers of the American Punitive Expedition forces. Mexican refugees seeking asylum in the U.S. board a train bound for Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas. U.S. Cavalry soldiers standing near the trains.
In Tierra Blanca, Mexico, Federal General Orozco stands with other "Orozquistas" or "Colorados" (Red flaggers). Rebel troops aboard train before the battle at Tierra Blanco. Man walking across the battlefield at Tierra Blanca.
Artist Georgia O'Keefe carries purchases to her car (a 1941 Ford convertible) as she leaves general store in Abiquiu, New Mexico. The shop keeper carries some of her items. Closeup of O'Keefe in her car as she drives away. Scene shifts to O'Keefe standing at the the Plaza Blanca cliffs, that she calls the "white place." Closeup of Ms.O'Keefe. Camera pans unusual rock formations. View of O'keefe at campfire. Her car parked nearby, and white cliffs in background. An O'keefe painting of flower with white mountains in background. Another of her paintings, and figurines representing Navajo priests. Scene shifts to Navajo dancers in costume as birds. Others in traditional clothing with elaborate headresses, chant and play drums. Scene shifts to Navajo children playing marbles in sand, and back again to dancers and drummers. The adobe St. Thomas Church is seen in background. Navajo family inside their home, where woman attends baby in a swing. Closeup of the baby. Panning views of dramatic landscapes. Herd of sheep grazing. Film concludes with views of mountains, sky, deserts, and canyons.
25th anniversary celebrations of the revolt of 1914 in Mexico City, Mexico. Mexican troops parade at a ceremony to mark the 25th anniversary of the revolt of 1914. A stone statue of the father of the revolt, Don Venustiano Carrauza. Troops march at the parade.
Rebel General Benavides (incorrectly spelled Benevitas in the slate) and Chief of Rebel Army at Juarez, Mexico. Rebel troops aboard and on top of moving train bound for battle at Tierra Blanco. Mexican Rebel leader Pancho Villa talks to another rebel leader, standing beside rail cars.
The United States of America in 1914. In 1914 : A U.S. guard with a gun on the Mexican border. A dog beside the guard. Wire fences in a row on the border. A group of U.S. guards on the border on guard. The guards hold guns. The guards beside an inverted board which reads 'United States'. Huts in the background. Men, women and children with belongings move along a paved path along the border. People seated with the guards in a trench. A carriage arrives in front of a building. Officials with guards descend the steps of the building. A group of men seated around a table. A few men standing behind them.