Celestino García

Material Information

Celestino García
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Gallegos, Frank
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1910-1920
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1910-1920
Hispanic American legislators -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Legislators -- Colorado ( lctgm )
Older people -- Pictorial works -- Colorado ( lcsh )
Older People ( lctgm )
Mustaches ( lctgm )
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Portrait photographs. ( gmgpc )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Portrait photographs ( gmgpc )


Studio portrait of Celestino García, a rancher from Conejos (Conejos County), Colorado. For many years he served in the House of Representatives in the Colorado General Assembly. He wears a suit and tie, his gray hair is parted on the side and he has a full mustache. C. García is inked on the oval image.
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: "Celestino García born in 1861 in Conejos, Colorado, worked as a store clerk for I.W. Hill in Alamosa between 1887 to 1893. He returned to Conejos and was elected in 1893 to the House of Representatives in the Colorado General Assembly representing Conejos County. He served for nine consecutive sessions that ended in 1911. He was elected again six years later and served from 1917 to 1918. He married María Rosa de Jesús García in 1884 and after her death in 1902, he married Cidelia Trujillo. They had ten children. Celestino died in 1919." (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 photograph from: Hispanic pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico / Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2006. Source: Frank Gallegos.
General Note:
Title derived 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:
664568391 ( OCLC )