Luz Lujan Torres

Material Information

Luz Lujan Torres
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Gallegos, Magdalena
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : ; 15 x 10 cm. (6 x 4 in.)


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- New Mexico ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- New Mexico -- 1900-1910
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- New Mexico ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- New Mexico -- 1900-1910
Women -- Pictorial works -- New Mexico ( lcsh )
Women ( lctgm )
Black-and-white photographs. ( aat )
Portrait photographs. ( gmgpc )
Studio portraits. ( aat )
Photographic prints. ( gmgpc )
Imaged. ( local )
picture ( marcgt )
Black-and-white photographs ( aat )
Portrait photographs ( gmgpc )
Studio portraits ( aat )
Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Imaged ( local )


Studio portrait of Luz Lujan Torres of New Mexico. She wears a lace blouse, flowers, and a necklace. Her hair is waved and parted in the middle. After the death of her first husband, José Juan Silva Torres, she remarried and moved to Colorado.
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
General Note:
Source: loan, Magdalena Gallegos, owner, 2010.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
Photographic print of a crayon enlargement.
General Note:
Title supplied.
General Note:
From inventory: "Luz Lujan Torres was born in the vicinity of San Ignacio, Chihuahua, Mexico. She moved with her family to New Mexico and later with her second husband she moved to Greeley, Colorado. She later rented a house at 943 10th Street in Denver where she lived until she died in 1933 when she was hit by a Public Service Truck while crossing Colfax St."

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
664565562 ( OCLC )