Abelardo "Lalo" Delgado and Lola Estrada Delgado

Material Information

Abelardo "Lalo" Delgado and Lola Estrada Delgado
Salazar, Daniel
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Physical Description:
1 photographic print : ; 14 x 9 cm. (5 1/2 x 4 in.) on sheet 28 x 21 cm. (8 1/2 x 11 in.)


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- Colorado -- 1980-1990
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- Colorado -- 1980-1990
Mexican American poets -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Poets ( lctgm )
Spouses -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Denver ( lcsh )
Spouses ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- Denver (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Denver (Colo.) -- 1980-1990
Black-and-white photographs. ( aat )
Portrait photographs. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( gmgpc )
Photographic prints. ( gmgpc )
Imaged. ( local )
picture ( marcgt )
Black-and-white photographs ( aat )
Portrait photographs ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( gmgpc )
Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Imaged ( local )


Portrait of Chicano poet Abelardo "Lalo" Delgado and his wife, Lola Estrada Delgado of Denver, Colorado. They sit on a love seat in their living room and hold their wedding portrait. Abelardo wears a mustache.
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:
From inventory: "In 2004, Abelardo "Lalo" Delgado was posthumously appointed as Denver's first Poet Laureate. Lalo begin publishing poetry in the 1960's that reflected the struggles, hopes and dreams of Mexican-American people. Lalo taught Chicano studies at Metropolitan State College of Denver. In the photo he shown with his wife Lola Estrada as they hold their wedding photo. When he was courting Lola, he sent her a dollar bill every day from California so she could buy a wedding dress. On each bill, he wrote a poem. Lalo died at age 73 on July 23, 2004 in Denver.
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Title derived from inventory.
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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:
707936054 ( OCLC )