Adobe house

Material Information

Adobe house
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Gallegos, Bertha ( owner )
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy ( lender )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
2000 - 2010 ( fast )
Adobe houses -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Costilla County ( lcsh )
Houses ( lctgm )
Adobe buildings ( lctgm )
Adobe houses ( fast )
Pictorial works -- Costilla County (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Costilla County (Colo.) -- 2000-2010 ( lcsh )
Colorado -- Costilla County ( fast )
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Pictorial works. ( fast )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Pictorial works ( fast )


View of an abandoned adobe house near San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows an adobe brick building with a sod roof and door and window openings. Sagebrush and trees are nearby. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains are 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.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
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: Bertha Gallegos.
General Note:
From inventory: "Typical adobe house built in Hispanic southwest." Adobe was mud mixed with straw and lime, formed in wooden frames then set out to dry in the sun. (Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, p. 18).
General Note:
Title from inventory.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
646200265 ( OCLC )