The University of Texas at Austin
The Silent Invasion
Identifier: e_ea_0190
Title: The Silent Invasion
Description: Photograph of an illegal alien walking across the border into Mexico, after being held overnight at the U.S. Border Patrol station in San Ysidro, Clalif. 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
Box: 2009-109/59
Folder: Mexican/U.S. Border Patrol Prints
Format: Photographic print
Size: 8 in X 10 in
Subject: Economic & Social Conditions
Latinos and Latinas