Francisco Rivera and Benigna Rivera family

Material Information

Francisco Rivera and Benigna Rivera family
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Cordova, Ed ( owner )
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy ( lender )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1880-1890
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1880-1890
Spouses -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Spouses ( lctgm )
Women -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Women ( lctgm )
Children -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Children ( lctgm )
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Studio portraits. ( aat )
Portrait photographs. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( aat )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Studio portraits ( aat )
Portrait photographs ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( aat )


Studio portrait of Hispanic American Francisco Rivera, his wife Benigna Córdova de Rivera and their children, a boy and three girls. Identification: Front row Adelina. Back row, left to right: Francisco, Tobias, Lucinda, Cidelia, and Benigna Córdova de Rivera. Adelina wears a wool, embroidered dress with a lace collar and a bead necklace. Francisco wears a herringbone, wool suit. His hair is parted on the side and he has a full, bushy mustache. Tobias wears a wool dress with velvet panels and cuffs and a lace collar. Lucinda wears a dark dress with a lace collar and a cross. Cidelia wears a dark silk dress with velvet lapels, a lace collar, her long curly hair is parted and pulled back. Benigna wears a long, dark, embroidered silk dress with a Basque with puffed sleeves and cuffs. She wears a bow shaped pin and a chain. Her dark hair is pulled up into a bun.
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: "Francisco Rivera, and Benigna Córdova made their home in Los Córdovas, Colorado, two miles east of El Moro, Colorado. They were successful farmers until 1947. Francisco was born May 3, 1859 in Taos, New Mexico and died October 14, 1950 in Denver. Benigna Córdova de Rivera was born December 25, 1863 in the San Luis Valley in La Culebra, Colorado and died September 29, 1947 in Denver. (Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, p. 182)."
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: Ed Cordova.
General Note:
Title from inventory.

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:
646199328 ( OCLC )