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    • Elderly man shaving, Chama, Colo.

    • An elderly Hispanic American man, identified as Mr. Atencio, sits at a table in his kitchen and shaves in Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. A coffee cup with a shaving brush and a small mirror are on the table. Kitchen cabinets are on the wall.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • 1950 September
    • Jacal and new vigas, Chama, Colo.

    • View of an adobe and log jacal probably near Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. New vigas (beams) lean against the building. A Hispanic American woman in a bonnet works in a field nearby.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Elderly Hispanic man near coyote fence

    • An elderly Hispanic American man, probably Mr. Atencio, walks on a dirt road near a coyote fence (stick fence) near Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. He wears a shirt, ragged pants and a hat.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Elderly woman in headscarf, San Luis, Colo.

    • Portrait of an unidentified elderly Hispanic woman, probably of Native American descent from either San Luis or Chama in Costilla County, Colorado. She has a checkered headscarf over her gray hair.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • 1950 September
    • Checking the mailbox

    • A Hispanic American man and a teenage boy ride their horse toward a mailbox on a dirt road near San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. A dog runs beside the horse. The metal mailbox is mounted on an upright logs. A wood and wire fence is along side...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • 1950 September
    • Bath time

    • A young Hispanic American girls sits in a metal wash tub balanced on a chair and is bathed by her mother in Costilla County, Colorado. The girls has long dark hair. Her mother wears a dress. The room has wallpapered walls, a calendar hangs on the...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Santa Ana Fiesta, San Luis, Colo.

    • Women pose by a fence probably at the Santa Ana Fiesta carnival in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Cenaida Roybal Manzanares in a dark dress and her head covered with a manta leans on the fence. To her left is Francisca Manzanares Quintana,...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • 1950 September
    • María Oralia "Orie" Durán Trujillo

    • Studio wedding portrait of María Oralia "Orie" Durán Trujillo of Denver, Colorado. She wears a long, silk wedding gown with a scoop neck, trimmed in lace, a veil trimmed in lace and holds a bouquet of flowers. María married Filbert G. Trujillo,...
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    • [1950]
    • Sam Jr, barber shop in Globeville, Sam Maestas Jr.

    • Samuel Maestas Jr. gives a customer a hair cut in his barber shop, "Sam's Barber Shop" in Globeville, Colorado. He wears a white barbers smock, barber equipment and supplies are in a case and on a counter behind him.
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    • ca. 1958
    • Louise Campa in Spanish dance costume

    • Louise Campa, Lucille Campa, a well known dancer and teacher of Mexican, Spanish classical dance and flamenco, poses in a classical style Spanish dance costume. She wears a dark top and a silk scarf decorated with fringe, a full, mid-length,...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Gonzales family outside Casa Mayan restaurant

    • Members of the Gonzales family pose outside their restaurant and cultural center the Casa Mayan located at 1020 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified left to right, on the front stoop: Ramon and Carolina...
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    • [1958]
    • Gonzales family outside Casa Mayan restaurant

    • Members of the Gonzales family pose on the porch of their restaurant and cultural center the Casa Mayan located at 1020 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified left to right: Top row: Celia, Arnold, Marta, Ray...
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    • [1958]
    • Wedding, St. Cajetan's

    • Interior view of the wedding of Lupe Morales and Gene Vigil at St. Cajetan's Catholic Church, 1190 Ninth (9th) Street, in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The couple kneel in front of the altar, shows religious paintings and statues....
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    • ca. 1950
    • Baby Mary Trujillo with a basket

    • Nine month old Mary Trujillo, a fourth generation resident of the Auraria neighborhood, hangs on to a basket in the yard of her house at 943 1/2 10th (Tenth) Street, Denver, Colorado. Shows a wooden fence and flagstones.
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    • 1956
    • Gloria Herrera and her grandmother

    • Mexican Americans Gloria Rodriguez, née Herrera and her grandmother, Tillie Rivera, pose in front of a brick house at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Gloria wears blouse, skirt, sweater, bobby-socks and tennis...
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    • 1955
    • That hurt!

    • A young Hispanic American girl cries as an unidentified physician gives her an injection at the San Luis Health Center in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. His nurse holds the girl's hand and comforts her.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts

    • View of the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts, San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows a modified Territorial design with vigas and stepped pediments. The building has a two story central core with two wings and entrances covered with...
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    • [1953]
    • Women's physical education class

    • Women in a physical education class pose in a large room at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Conejos County), Colorado. The women are identified (left to right) as: Margie Cordova, Josephine Prezzia, Lucille Ortega, Sally...
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    • [1953]
    • San Luis Institute chorus

    • Students in the General Vocational Program pose inside the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Conejos County), Colorado. The men are identified as, Top row: Abel Rodriguez, Abel Rena, Jose A. Lucero, Raymond Muniz, and William...
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    • [1953]
    • Vocational students

    • Portrait of students in the General Vocational Program at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. The men crowd around the open hood of an automobile. The unidentified men wear jackets, hats and one...
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    • [1953]
    • Albie R. Duarte

    • Freshman Albie R. Duarte poses by a chair in a room at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Conejos County), Colorado. He wears a jacket and patterned tie.
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    • [1953]
    • Rueben Pacheco

    • Portrait of Rueben Pacheco, a student in the General Vocational Program at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He stands beside a workbench, he wears a welding mask and leather gloves and holds a...
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    • [1953]
    • Freshman class officers

    • Portrait of freshman class officers at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. They are identified (left to right) as: "Secretary-Treasurer: Irene Trujillo, Vice President Gene Medina, [and] President...
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    • [1953]
    • El Conquistador staff

    • Members of the staff of El Conquistador, a year book, sit at a table at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. They are identified (left to right) as: Assistant Editor, Nash Arguello; Business...
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    • [1953]
    • Amarante Lopez

    • Stdio portrait of Amarante Lopez, a student at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He wears a coat and tie and has dark wavy hair.
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    • [1953]
    • San Luis Institute chorus

    • Members of the San Luis Institute chorus pose around an upright piano at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Conejos County), Colorado. Chorus members are identified as (top row): Mitchell Medina, Herbert Cordova, Salomon...
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    • [1953]
    • Irene Arguello

    • Portrait of freshman Irene Arguello, a student at the San Luis Institute of the Arts and Crafts in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. She sits in an arm chair and reads a book. A floor lamp and table are nearby. She wears a blouse, scarf, shirt,...
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    • [1953]
    • Unidentified group in front of church door

    • An unidentified group of students and adults poses in front of an wooden arched entrance to a church. The men women and teenage boys and girls stand or kneel on the concrete sidewalk in front of the building..
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    • [1957?]
    • Girl with hair rolled in rags

    • A unidentified Hispanic American girl poses with her hair in rag curlers probably in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. She looks over her shoulder.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Mass, Immaculate Conception Church, Chama, Colorado

    • Hispanic American parishioners attend Mass at Immaculate Conception Church in Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. The priest and altar boys stand in front of the multi-tiered altar with paintings of Christ and the Virgin Mary. A banner on a mast is...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Elderly man eating lunch

    • An elderly Hispanic American man, probably Mr. Atencio, eats his lunch in his home in Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. he sits at table in front of a plate of beans and holds a spoon. He wears a denim shirt. His hat, an enamel cup, and a tortilla...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Padilla family

    • Members of probably the Padilla family pose for a portrait with an unidentified older priest, in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. Two of the women are nuns, and they wear habits. An older woman in a print dress and an older man in a white...
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    • [between 1950 and 1958?]
    • Ted Rodriguez

    • Studio portrait of Ted Rodriguez, a resident of Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. He poses in a dress shirt and patterned tie. His dark hair is parted on the side.
    • Mark Miller Studio.
    • [1958?]
    • Carlos Lopez watches dice game

    • Carlos Lopez, and elderly Hispanic American man (back row, center), watches a dice game at a carnival in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He wears a hat, striped shirt and suspenders. He has a full mustache. One man holds dice as a group of...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950 September]
    • Josephine Cardenas Lucero delivers mail

    • Josephine Cárdenas Lucero, a mail carrier, leans our of her truck window to put a letter in a mailbox in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. She wears glasses. The metal mailbox is on an piece of wood.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Moises Vialpondo walks towards Chama cemetery

    • An elderly Hispanic American man (right) and Moises Vialpondo, possibly his son, walk towards the cemetery in Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. In the distance are the gate to the cemetery, crosses, tombstones and mountains.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Carlos Lopez at ferris wheel

    • Carlos Lopez, and elderly Hispanic American man, looks up at ferris wheel at a carnival in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He wears a hat, striped shirt and suspenders. He has a full mustache. Children ride the ferris wheel, women and teenage...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • 1950 September
    • José Ramos Valdez

    • José Ramos Valdez, an elderly Hispanic American, former postmaster of San Luis and owner of the Heraldo newspaper stands by a chair in the auditorium of the San Luis Institute in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He is balding, has a mustache,...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Sister Pauline Apodaca and her father

    • Sister Pauline Apodaca poses in a living room with her father. She wears a blue habit and glasses. Her elderly father wears a shirt and tie. He has gray hair and eyeglasses
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    • 1969
    • Jacobo Trujillo

    • Studio portrait of Jacobo Trujillo, sons of Acacio Trujillo and half brother to Jose and Andy Trujillo. He poses with his hand on a bent wire chair and wears a cap, a long double breasted jacket, knickers and dark hose.
    • Mark Miller Studio.
    • [1959?]
    • Rosenda Valdez and Emma Vigil Maes

    • Two Hispanic American Women, Emma Vigil Maes (left) and Rosenda Valdez (right) sit at an event in the auditorium of the San Luis Institute in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Emma wears a scarf over her head and striped jacket with a pin on...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Tony Lucero family

    • Studio portrait of Tony Lucero, a resident of Fort Collins, Colorado, his wife and children. Shows the couple, two young boys, a girl and an infant. Tony and the boys wear coats and ties, his wife and the girls wear dresses.
    • Mark Miller Studio.
    • [1950?]
    • Magdalena Gallegos

    • Portrait of Magdalena Gallegos as a young woman, the local historian and author poses with her hands on her hips in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado.
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    • 1954
    • Moises Vialpondo at Chama cemetery

    • Two men stand at the grave of Maria Ursulita Vialpondo in the cemetery in Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. An elderly Hispanic American man stands with his hat in his hand. Beside him stands possibly his son, Moises Vialpondo. A large cross is...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]

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