Teresa Vigil

Material Information

Teresa Vigil
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
EchoHawk, Dana
EchoHawk, Dana
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Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 2000-2010
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 2000-2010
Older people -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- San Luis ( lcsh )
Older people ( lctgm )
Women healers -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- San Luis ( lcsh )
Healers ( lctgm )
Women -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- San Luis ( lcsh )
Women ( lctgm )
Interiors ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- San Luis (Colo.) ( lcsh )
San Luis (Colo.) -- 2000-2010
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Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Imaged. ( local )
picture ( marcgt )
Digital images ( aat )
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Portrait of Teresa Vigil, an expert in medicinal herbs (curandera) in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. She poses in her kitchen in a blouse and sweater. A stove, cutting board and pots and pans are nearby.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
General Note:
Source: loan, Dana EchoHawk, owner, 2010.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
Title derived from inventory.
General Note:
From inventory: "Teresa Vigil graduated as a licensed vocational nurse in California in 1974, but returned to her family's home in San Luis, Colorado in her 40's. As a child, she spent summers with her grandmother in San Luis who taught her a little about herbs, and she became an expert in medicinal herbs."

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
664567420 ( OCLC )