Black and white photograph. Deputy sheriff Peavey standing at the Olmito train derailment. "Mexican bandits wreck train" "The loosened rail was removed using this wire as the train approached. (see page 119) in the book"
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John R. Peavey Scrapbook, UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley. Accessed via https://scholarworks.utrgv.edu/johnrpeavey
1910-1919, Frontier and pioneer life -- Rio Grande Valley, Crime -- Rio Grande Valley, Criminals -- Rio Grande Valley, Law enforcement -- Rio Grande Valley, railroads, trains, bandits