Los Cordovas Church

Material Information

Los Cordovas Church
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Cordova, Ed ( owner )
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy ( lender )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1890-1900
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1890-1900
Catholic churches ( lctgm )
Catholic church buildings -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
People ( lctgm )
Older people -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Las Animas County ( lcsh )
Older people ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- Las Animas County (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Las Animas County (Colo) -- 1890-1900
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( aat )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( aat )


View of Los Cordovas Catholic Church in Los Cordovas, a settlement located along the Purgatory River, approximately two miles east of El Moro (Las Animas County), Colorado. The adobe building has a gable roof, wooden, shingled bell tower with a cross on top and a diamond shaped window over the door. Members of the Hispanic American congregation and the elderly José Benito Córdova and his wife Marina Rivera de Córdova stand on either side of the front door of the church. He wears a suit and leans on a cane. His wife wears a long dark dress.
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
Scanned image from loaned collection.
General Note:
Scan of photograph from: Hispanic pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico / Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2006. Source: Ed Cordova.
General Note:
Title from inventory.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
646198799 ( OCLC )