Citation
Dedication, César E. Chávez Memorial Building, Denver

Material Information

Title:
Dedication, César E. Chávez Memorial Building, Denver
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Creator:
Garcia, Shannon
Garcia, Shannon
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : color ; 20 x 30 cm. (8 x 12 in.)

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Indians of North America -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
North American Indians -- 2000-2010
Cheyenne Indians -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 2000-2010
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 2000-2010
Building dedications ( lctgm )
Legislators -- Pictorial works -- United States ( lcsh )
Legislators ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- Denver (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Denver (Colo.) -- 2000-2010
Color -- Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Genre:
Color photographs. ( aat )
Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Imaged. ( local )
picture ( marcgt )
Color photographs ( aat )
Imaged ( local )

Notes

Summary:
Native American (Cheyenne) U.S. Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell and Mexican American César Chávez, Jr., grandson of Cesar E. Chavez, unveil lettering on the rededicated Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Building, 1244 Speer Boulevard in the Civic Center neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The two men admire the incised sign and hold the fabric used at the unveiling. The letters read: "César E. Chávez Memorial Building." A sign on the stone canopy behind them reads: "Federal Building."
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Funding:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
General Note:
Source: loan, Shannon Garcia, owner, 2010.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
From inventory: "Built in 1983, the Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Building was designed by the architectural firm of Murata Outland Associates, Inc. It originally was known as the Colonnade Building but was redesignated in 2003 as the Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Building to keep alive the memory of Cesar Chavez 's sacrifice for the millions of people whose lives he touched. His son [sic], Cesar Chavez Jr., and Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell unveil the sign with the redesignated name for the building."
General Note:
Title derived from inventory.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
664560043 ( OCLC )
AUR-2153
ocn664560043