Desiderio "Dario" Gallegos

Material Information

Desiderio "Dario" Gallegos
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Trujillo. Lorenzo
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1870-1880
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1870-1880
Merchants -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- San Luis ( lcsh )
Merchants ( lctgm )
Mustaches -- Pictorial works ( lcsh )
Mustaches ( lctgm )
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Portrait photographs. ( gmgpc )
Studio portraits. ( aat )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Portrait photographs ( gmgpc )
Studio portraits ( aat )


Studio portrait Desiderio "Dario" Gallegos, a merchant, he owned a mercantile store in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He wears a jacket and bow tie. His gray hair is parted on the side and he wears a full 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.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
From inventory: "Desiderio "Dario" Gallegos opened the first mercantile in San Luis, Colorado in 1857 (19 years before Colorado was admitted to statehood) with an initial capital investment of $452. His stock included salt, chocolate, coffee, matches, and material. Merchandise was brought from Missouri to San Luis by covered wagon." (Courtesy of Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico).
General Note:
Scanned image from loaned collection.
General Note:
Source: loan, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2010.
General Note:
Scan of a photograph from: Hispanic pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico / Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2006. Source: Lorenzo Trujillo.
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:
664565521 ( OCLC )