Damiana and Casimiro Barela

Material Information

Damiana and Casimiro Barela
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 )
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( gmgpc )
Group portraits. ( aat )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( gmgpc )
Group portraits ( aat )


Studio portrait of Hispanic American State Representative Casimiro Barela and his wife Damiana Rivera de Barela. Damiana stands, she wears a long, black silk dress with a fitted Basque and a bustle, the bodice is decorated with black lace. She wears her hair parted in the middle and pilled back into a bun. Her husband sits beside his wife. He wears a black suit and vest, celluloid collar and a wide necktie. He has a watch fob on his vest. He wears his dark hair parted on the side, and combed back and has a walrus mustache.
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: Ed Cordova.
General Note:
From inventory: "Casimiro Barela was a Representative to the Colorado Territorial Legislature in 1872, elected to the first Colorado State Legislative Assembly in 1876 and served in public office until 1912. In 1893 he served as interim Governor of Colorado. He successfully introduced legislation to publish the Colorado State Constitution in Spanish and German as well as in English." (Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy p. 314).
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:
646200329 ( OCLC )