Citation
Road crew, Costilla County

Material Information

Title:
Road crew, Costilla County
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Creator:
Yost, Hope Gallegos ( owner )
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy ( lender )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1930-1940
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1930-1940
Roads -- Design and construction -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Road construction ( lctgm )
Crawler tractors -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Tracklaying vehicles ( lctgm )
Dirt roads -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Dirt roads ( lctgm )
Graders (Earthmoving machinery) -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Graders (Earthmoving machinery) ( lctgm )
Blue collar workers -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Laborers ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- Costilla County (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Costilla County (Colo.) -- 1930-1940
Genre:
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Portrait photographs. ( gmgpc )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Portrait photographs ( gmgpc )

Notes

Summary:
Hispanic American men. employed on a WPA road project, pose near a tractor and a road grader on a dirt road probably in Costilla County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes and broad brimmed hats. The man who stands on the road grader is identified as Diego Antonio Gallegos.
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Funding:
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: "Diego Antonio Gallegos (2nd from far right) worked on the WPA project driving a grader and building roads and bridges in the San Luis Valley." (Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, p. 230).
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: Hope Gallegos Yost.
General Note:
Title inked on original and reproduced in scanned image.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
646198809 ( OCLC )
ocn646198809