Rivera School

Material Information

Rivera School
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 -- Rivera ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1890-1900
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Rivera ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1890-1900
School children -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Rivera ( lcsh )
School children ( lctgm )
Teachers -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Rivera ( lcsh )
Teachers ( lctgm )
Students -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Rivera ( lcsh )
Students ( lctgm )
Teenagers -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Rivera ( lcsh )
Teenagers ( lctgm )
Rivera (Colo.) -- 1890-1900 ( lcsh )
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( aat )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( aat )


Hispanic American students and their male teacher, who holds books and a ruler, pose in front of their school in Rivera (San Francisco Plaza, Glenham), Las Animas County Colorado. The brick school house has a wooden belfry. A plaque over the door reads: "Public School 1890." Two of the students on the front row are identified: Adelina A. Rivera (4th from left) and Juan R. Córdova (2nd from right in buttoned jacket with white collar). Shows boys, girls and teenagers. The boys wear jackets and the girls wear dresses.
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:
From inventory: "The Rivera School was located in Rivera, Colorado a settlement located along the Purgatory River, approximately five miles east of Trinidad." (Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy).
General Note:
Title from inventory.

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:
646199326 ( OCLC )