César Chávez Peace and Justice Committee of Denver

Material Information

César Chávez Peace and Justice Committee of Denver first César Chávez day celebration
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Del Castillo, Ramon, 1949- ( owner )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : color ; 22 x 31 cm. (8 1/2 x 12 in.)


Subjects / Keywords:
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 2000-2010
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 2000-2010
Processions -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Parades & processions ( lctgm )
Ponchos -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Clothing & dress ( lctgm )
Commemorations ( lctgm )
Holidays -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Holidays ( lctgm )
César Chávez Day (Denver, Colo.) -- Pictorial works ( lcsh )
César Chávez Day (Denver, Colo.) -- 2000-2010
Pictorial works -- Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo.) ( lcsh )
Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo.) -- 2000-2010 ( lcsh )
Color -- Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Color photographs. ( aat )
Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Imaged. ( local )
picture ( marcgt )
Color photographs ( aat )
Imaged ( local )


View of a procession at the first annual César Chávez day celebration near the intersection of West 7th Avenue and Galapago Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Members of the César Chávez Peace and Justice of Denver Committee are part of the procession. Mexican American Roman Del Costillo wears the red huelga, borrowed from Abelardo "Lalo" Delgado who received it from Cesar Chavez during the grape boycotts. A Metro student carries the banner of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Councilwoman Ramona Martinez, on the right carries a red flag. In the rear, is Michelle Martinez, a law student at the time and later a public defender in Denver. Also in the rear is Senator Bob Martinez and Senator Rob Hernandez who along with Councilwoman Martinez wrote the law making Cesar Chavez' birthday a holiday in the City and County of Denver. Shows a brick building and a street sign that reads: "Galapago St. 700 W."
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:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
Scanned image from loaned collection.
General Note:
Title supplied.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
646197478 ( OCLC )