Elderly woman in headscarf, San Luis, Colo

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Elderly woman in headscarf, San Luis, Colo
Horton, Tad
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Physical Description:
1 photographic print : ; 35 x 28 cm. (14 x 11 in.)


Subjects / Keywords:
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1950-1960
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1950-1960
Older people -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Women -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans ( fast )
Mexican Americans ( fast )
Older people ( fast )
Women ( fast )
Pictorial works -- Costilla County (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Costilla County (Colo.) -- 1950-1960
Colorado ( fast )
Colorado -- Costilla County ( fast )
Photographic prints. ( gmgpc )
Black-and-white prints. ( aat )
Imaged. ( local )
Pictorial works. ( fast )
picture ( marcgt )
Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Black-and-white prints ( aat )
Imaged ( local )
Pictorial works ( fast )


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.
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Additional Physical Form:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
Title derived from inventory.
General Note:
From inventory: "A woman from the San Luis or Chama, Colorado area is shown in bandanna. She is not identified but looks native American. Many Native American's in the area were, or were the descendants of slaves held by Hispanic families in the early years of settlement of the San Luis Valley." Photo Description Source: Maria C. Martinez, genealogist
Statement of Responsibility:
Tad Horton.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Holding Location:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
745042837 ( OCLC )