Notes: This portrait of the leader of the raid on the Rio Arriba County Courthouse in Tierra Amarilla, New Mexico, was issued while Tijerina was still being sought by law enforcement. The raid was part of an extended effort to press claims to old Spanish land grants. This photograph ran in a newspaper in 1968 after Tijerina's acquittal.
4-3/4 by 9-1/2 inches. A black-and-white gelatin silver print photograph of a wire photo.
Edition + Condition: Very good. Typical markings on the back (verso).
Publication: (N.-pl.): AP Wirephoto, 1967.
Item No: #306813