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    • Juanita and Tommy Solano

    • Mexican Americans Tommy and Juanita Solano (now Ramos) play with a toy wheelbarrow in their backyard at 1109 8th (Eighth) Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Juanita sits in the wheelbarrow and her brother stands behind her. Shows...
    • Children.; Play (Recreation); Toys.; Wheelbarrows.; Ramos, Juanita--Pictorial works.; Solano, Tommy--Pictorial works.; Children--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1945
    • Louise Campa in Mexican reboso

    • Louise Campa, Lucille Campa, a well known dancer and teacher of Mexican, Spanish classical dance and flamenco, poses in a Mexican dress with woven decoration and a striped reboso over her head. She wears a silver bead necklace and oversized...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress.; Dancers.; Campa, Arthur L. (Arthur Leon), 1905-1978--Family--Pictorial works.; Campa, Louise, 1919-2005--Pictorial works.; Clothing and dress--Colorado--Pictorial...
    • [between 1946 and 1950?]
    • Florence Torres Gallegos

    • Florence Torres Gallegos sits in "Smitty's" backyard at 1941 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. She wears a short sleeved white blouse and slacks and has her dark, curly hair loose. She sits on the grass near a young tree, a...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Women.; Gallegos, Florence Torres--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Mexican...
    • 1947
    • Leandro Gomez

    • Studio bust portrait of Leandro Gomez of Weston (Las Animas County), Colorado. The elderly man wears a jacket, tie and a broad brimmed hat.
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Older people.; Gomez, Leandro, 1870-1952--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Older...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • María Rebecca Gallegos and José Repito Durán

    • Studio portrait María Rebecca Gallegos and her husband José Repito Durán, a farmer, businessman and Hispanic rights advocate from Brighton, Colorado. He was active in the Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos, an Hispanic labor...
    • Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos--People--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Spouses.; Women.; Durán, José Repito, 1893---Pictorial works.; Durán, María Rebecca Gallegos,...
    • [1940?]
    • St. Cajetan's parishioners after mass

    • Parishioners gather after Mass near the steps of St. Cajetan's Catholic Church, 1190 9th (Ninth) Street in the Auraria Neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The "Perkins Epeneter Pickle Co." is on the opposite side of the street.
    • Perkins Epeneter Pickle Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Food industry.; Perkins Epeneter Pickle Co. (Denver,...
    • [between 1947 and 1950?]
    • José Gaspar Manzanares and fellow railroad workers

    • Hispanic American José Gaspar Manzanares and two unidentified railroad workers pose on the front of Union Pacific Locomotive 3978 in Rawlins (Carbon County, Wyoming. Jose sits, an African American and another man stand. They wear coveralls and...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--People--1940-1950.; African Americans--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Railroad employees.; Manzanares, José Gaspar--Pictorial works.; Union Pacific Railroad...
    • 1946
    • Students at St. Cajetan's School

    • Young women students and Theatine priest, Father John Ordinas, pose on the steps of Saint Cajetan's School, located at Lawrence and 8th (Eighth) Streets in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Magdalena Gallegos is in the front row, she...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Priests.; Students.; Teenagers.; Women.; Gallegos, Magdalena--Pictorial works.; Ordinas, John, Father--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1949
    • Sam Maestas Jr., home on leave

    • Group portrait of the Maestas family and friends in Ocate (Mora County), New Mexico. They pose in front of a large wooden cabin or house. Identification from left to right: Samuel Maestas, Jr., Rosie Maestas, Henry West in uniform), Ben Maestas...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Ocate (N.M.)--1940-1950.; Families.; Maestas, Samuel--Family--Pictorial works.; West, Henry--Family--Pictorial works.; Maestas family--Pictorial works.; Families--New...
    • 1941 July 25
    • St. Cajetan's School play

    • Interior view of a play at Saint Cajetan's School, in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Girls in caps, blouses and skirts stand in a row next to a sign that reads: "? St." and "Lawrence." Magdalena Gallegos poses at the end of the line in...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Girls.; Students.; Teenagers.; Theatrical productions.; Women.; Gallegos, Magdalena--Pictorial works.; Drama--Pictorial...
    • between 1947 and 1948
    • Amanda "Mandy" Maestas daughter of Sam Maestas, Jr. and Alice Ebel.

    • Studio portrait of Amanda (Mandy) Maestas, a resident of Denver, Colorado. She poses in her first communion dress, she wears a crown shaped veil and holds a missal and rosary. She sits on a bench in front of a backdrop of Christ holding a chalice.
    • First communion--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Studio portraits.; Girls.; Maestas, Amanda--Pictorial works.; Maestas family--Pictorial works.; First communion--Pictorial works.;...
    • [between 1947 and 1950?]
    • Sam Maestas Jr. & Alice Ebel Maestas, about 1947 Denver

    • Sam Maestas, Jr. and his wife Alice Ebel Maestas pose in the yard of their house on the corner of 29th and Arapahoe Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Spouses.; Women.; Maestas, Samuel--Pictorial works.; Maestas family--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Mexican...
    • [1947?]
    • Professor Arthur L. Campa, Sr.

    • Professor Arthur L. Campa, Sr., author, renowned scholar, historian and professor of cultural anthropology sits on horseback somewhere in the mountains of New Mexico. He wears a cowboy hat, white shirt, bow tie and leather chaps. Another horse and...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Chaps.; Horseback riding.; Teachers.; Campa, Arthur L. (Arthur Leon), 1905-1978--Pictorial works.; College teachers--New Mexico--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Pictorial works.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1946?]
    • Leta Valdez, Isabel Nieto 9th St.

    • Leta Valdez and Isabel Nieto walk hand-in-hand down 9th (Ninth) Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Leta wears a matching, check patterned skirt and blouse. Isabel wears a striped dress. Houses, a commercial building and St....
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Holding hands.; Walking.; Women.; Nieto, Isabel--Pictorial works.; Valdez, Leta--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • 1949
    • Louise Campa in Spanish dance costume

    • Louise Campa, Lucille Campa, a well known dancer and teacher of Mexican, Spanish classical dance and flamenco, poses in a classical style Spanish dance costume. She wears a short blouse with long sleeves, has a bare midriff and has a short skirt...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress.; Dancers.; Campa, Arthur L. (Arthur Leon), 1905-1978--Family--Pictorial works.; Campa, Louise, 1919-2005--Pictorial works.; Clothing and...
    • [1940?]
    • Larry Gallegos, Don Gallegos first Holy Communion.

    • Larry and Don Gallegos pose near the street at 953 10th (Tenth) Street in the Auraria Neighborhood, Denver. Colorado. Larry wears a shirt, jacket and pants. Don wears a light colored suit and tie. He holds a missal in his hands from his first...
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boys.; Gallegos, Don--Pictorial works.; Gallegos, Larry--Pictorial works.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1947
    • Jose Aguayo, Celia Aguayo

    • Studio portrait of Jose and Celia Aguayo. The young boy, in a sailor suit, poses with his infant sister. She wears a dress, has a large bow in her hair and holds a rattle.
    • Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Boys.; Families.; Girls.; Aguayo, Celia--Pictorial works.; Aguayo, Jose--Pictorial works.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Brothers and sisters--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial...
    • ca. 1944
    • Weaving tools

    • View of a spindle and bowl made by Alberto Lobato and two hand carders used by weaver María Salomé Córdova, his mother. The spindle and bowl were used to spin the wool.
    • Córdova, María Salomé, 1867-1960--Associated objects.; Lobato, Alberto, 1895-1976--Associated objects.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Tools.; Córdova, María Salomé, 1867-1960--Pictorial works.; Lobato,...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Padilla family

    • Sixteen members of the Padilla family stand in front of an automobile in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. Shows men, women and children. One man wears a t-shirt that reads: "Colorado State."
    • Padilla family--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Families.; Padilla family--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • [1940?]
    • Pedro y Rumalda Trujillo

    • Studio portrait of Pedro and Rumalda Trujillo. Pedro wears a pinstriped suit and a print tie. His dark wavy hair is parted on the side. Rumalda wears a silk dress decorated with embroidered braid. She has a flower in her hair which is pulled back...
    • Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Trujillo, Pedro--Pictorial works.; Trujillo, Rumalda--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.;...
    • [beween 1940 and 1945?]
    • Aggie Lucero and baby

    • Studio portrait of Aggie Lucero of Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado, and her unidentified baby boy. The little boy wears a wool, billed cap.
    • Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Families.; Infants.; Lucero, Aggie--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mothers and sons--Colorado--Fort...
    • [1940?]
    • Fidel & Natividad Roybal and Aurelio & Salomé Manzanares

    • Aurelia and Salomé Manzanares stand behind Natividad and Fidel Roybal near an adobe house probably in Colorado. Aurelia wears a coat with lapels and eyeglasses. Her husband Salomé wears a denim jacket and pants. Natividad wears a long dress, a...
    • Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Manzanares, Aurelia--Pictorial works.; Manzanares, Salomé--Pictorial works.; Martinez, María C.--Family--Pictorial works.; Roybal, Fidel--Pictorial works.; Roybal,...
    • [beween 1940 and 1950?]

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