Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection; image no. BG1.
Group portrait of Erinea Trujillo Vigil and her grandchildren in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. They are identified as Front row L to R: Jususita Romero, Tonita Romero, Adelia Vigil; Back row L to R: Luis Romero, Magdalena Vigil, Erinea Trujillo Vigil, Isabela Romero, Francisco Vigil, and Antonio Romero. They pose in front of an adobe wall and snow covers the ground. Mrs. Vigil, in a long dark dress, is seated and holds Tonita Romero in a plaid dress on her lap, the boys wear short pants with long stockings, and jackets. Antonio Romero wears a double breasted jacket with wide lapels and a scarf, Francisco Vigil a double breasted jacket. The girls wear dresses and Magdalena Vigil wears hair ribbons. Isabela Romero wears a dress with cut velvet panels.
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.; From inventory: "Erinea Trujillo Vigil and Grandchildren in San Luis, Colorado. Erinea married Tomas Vigil. Her parents, Juan de Jesus Trujillo and Josefa Benigna Valdéz, were among the settlers who left Taos with Major Lafayette Head during the 1850s to settle Guadalupe along the Conejos River."; Identification from "Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico / Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2006."; Photographic copy of a contact sheet.; Scanned image from loaned collection.; Title supplied.; Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.; R7001520207
1 photographic print ; 13 x 18 cm. (5 x 7 in.)
Is Part Of
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection.;
Hispanic Americans--1910-1920.; Mexican Americans--1910-1920.; San Luis (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Children.; Families.; Older people.; Women.; Vigil, Erinea Vigil--Pictorial works.; Grandparent and child--Colorado--San Luis--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--San Luis--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--San Luis--Pictorial works.; Older people--Colorado--San Luis--Pictorial works.; Women--Colorado--San Luis--Pictorial works.; San Luis (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
loan; Berta Gallegos; 2010.
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Type of Material
Black-and-white photographs.; Group portraits.; Photographic prints.; Imaged.; Image