The University of Texas at Austin
The Silent Invasion
Identifier: e_ea_0184
Title: The Silent Invasion
Description: Photograph of two Mexicans wading back to Tijuana after being spotted and turned away at the border by U.S. border patrol agents. Photo is part of an Associated Press News essay titled ’The Silent Invasion’ written and photographed by Eddie Adams.
Country: Mexico
Date: 1980
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Estate of Eddie Adams
Box: 2009-109/59
Folder: Mexican/U.S. Border Patrol Prints
Format: Photographic print
Size: 11.375 in X 8 in
Subject: Economic & Social Conditions
Latinos and Latinas