Jovita Aguayo, Severa Varela

Material Information

Jovita Aguayo, Severa Varela the pair is dressed to work in beet fields near Sedgwick, Colorado
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Aguayo, Jose ( owner )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 photographic print (postcard) : ; 9 x 7 cm. (3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.).


Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Sedgwick County ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1920-1930
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Sedgwick County ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1920-1930
Agricultural laborers -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Sedgwick County ( lcsh )
Agricultural laborers ( lctgm )
Women -- Pictorial works ( lcsh )
Women ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- Sedgwick County (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Sedgwick County (Colo.) -- 1920-1930
Black-and-white photographs. ( aat )
Photographic prints. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( gmgpc )
Imaged. ( local )
picture ( marcgt )
Black-and-white photographs ( aat )
Photographic prints ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( gmgpc )
Imaged ( local )


Jovita Aguayo and Severa Varela, two young Mexican American women dressed as men lean against the rear of an automobile near Sedgwick (Sedgwick County), Colorado. Jovita Aguayo wears a shirt, jeans, and boots, she has on a brimmed cap. Her friend, Severa Varela wears coveralls, a shirt and a large brimmed hat with a pointed crown. A sugar beet field is in the distance.
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
Scanned image from loaned collection.
General Note:
Title and date (c. 1927) from printed label on verso of photographic print.
General Note:
Penciled on verso of photographic print: "dedíco este retrato como un recuerdo de tu hermana J.O. edad 22 años la otra es mi tia ella se retrato es un hombre porque quiso pero no es trabajando estoy ay muy prieta porque estaba trabajando ese dia. 11-4-29 Julesburg, Colo."

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
646197253 ( OCLC )