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    • Good Americans Organization banquet

    • View of a Good Americans Organization (G.A.O.) banquet probably in Denver, Colorado. Well dressed men and women sit at banquet tables. There is a head table with men and women and a priest at the front of the room. An American flag is beside the...
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    • [1954?]
    • Indians Pueblo Taos

    • View of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows a crowd of whites, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans (Taos) during the San Geronimo fiesta. Shows Taos Pueblo.
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    • 1897 September 30
    • Cipriano Gallegos and Mayor Hickenlooper

    • American GI Forum Mile High Chapter Commander Cipriano Griego and Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper set fire to rolled up papers during the AGIF Mortgage burning ceremony at AGIF headquarters at 1717 Federal Boulevard in the West Colfax neighborhood, ...
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    • 2008 February 29
    • Felix Gallegos and Florence Torres Gallegos wedding party

    • Group portrait of Mexican Americans Felix Gallegos, his bride Florence Gallegos née Torres and their wedding party. The couple were married at St. Cajetan's Church in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The bride and groom are seated in...
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    • 1934
    • Mexicans, Indians and Whites worshipping in doorway of church

    • Spanish Americans, Native Americans and whites kneel by an ornately carved wooden church doorway at the Iglesia de Santa Cruz de la Cañada (Holy Cross Church) in Santa Cruz (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. A Native American woman has a blanket...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • María Odila Lobato and Diego Antonio Gallegos

    • Hispanic Americans Diego Antonio Gallegos and his wife María Odila Lobato de Gallegos pose for their wedding portrait. She wears a plain white dress with a low waist and flounced, lace over skirt. She wears a long veil, her hair is bobbed and she...
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    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • Juan J. Valdéz and Reyes Maes

    • Studio portrait of Hispanic Americans Juan J. Valdéz and his wife Reyes Maes de Valdéz. Juan is balding, he is seated in a chair and wears a suit, silk tie and watch fob. His wife stands beside him. She wears a long dress with puffed sleeves, a...
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    • ca. 1896
    • Peter Solano and Della Lareato

    • Mexican Americans Peter Solano and Della Lareato pose after their wedding in front of 1109 8th Street, in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The bride wears a lace wedding dress and veil. She has pearls around her neck. The groom wears a...
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    • 1929
    • Crusade for Justice March

    • Mexican Americans, members of the Crusade for Justice (La Crusada Para Justicia) march in protest down 15th (Fifteenth) street in Denver, Colorado. They carry a large banner written in both English and Spanish, which reads: "It Is Better to Die On...
    • Garcia, Shannon.
    • [between 1966 and 1970?]
    • Rosemary Rodriguez, Paul Lopez and Ramona Martinez

    • Mexican Americans, Rosemary Rodriguez, Paul Lopez and Ramona Martinez pose at an event presented by the Gay and Lesbian Fund of Colorado, Denver, Colorado. All three have served as Denver City Council Representatives for District 3. Rosemary...
    • Garcia, Shannon.
    • [2007?]
    • 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...
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    • 1945
    • Ray & Fred

    • Mexican Americans Ray Baca, age two, and his brother Fred, age three, sit in a toy wagon in front of 1118 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The boys wear lace dresses, one wears a bonnet. A sign on the front of the...
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    • 1928
    • Gloria Herrera and her grandmother

    • Mexican Americans Gloria Rodriguez, née Herrera and her grandmother, Tillie Rivera, pose in front of a brick house at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Gloria wears blouse, skirt, sweater, bobby-socks and tennis...
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    • 1955
    • West Side Coalition meeting

    • Mexican Americans, members of the West Side Coalition, a Denver neighborhood association, meet before an audience in the Auraria Community Center in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are discussing why West Denver is being left out...
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    • [1973?]
    • Aztlan Theater

    • View of the Aztlan Theater, 974 Santa Fe Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The brick building has Art Deco elements, a stepped front and low relief designs. Signs read "Aztlan" and "Santa Fe." Banners hang on the front of...
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    • [1973]
    • Cinco de Mayo

    • A crowd gathers at a covered stage to hear music during the Cinco de Mayo festival hosted by the West Side Coalition on Santa Fe Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Shows musicians and a large crowd that includes Mexican...
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    • 1973
    • Project Twenty

    • Youth and young adults, who include Mexican Americans, clean up the front yard of a house as part of Project Twenty, a youth service program probably in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified as Johnny, Tim Duran...
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    • ca. 1970
    • 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...
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    • 1946
    • El Heraldo

    • View of the adobe newspaper office for El Heraldo del Valle, a Spanish Language, Republican newspaper in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. The two story adobe house next to El Heraldo belongs to José Ramos Valdéz, (8th from left), a school...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The Cordova house

    • Hispanic American José Benito Córdova and his wife Marina Rivera de Córdova pose with their families at their two story, Territorial style, adobe house in Las Córdovas, near El Moro (Las Animas County), Colorado. The house has a balcony and...
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    • ca. 1895
    • A Tribute to Youth Program

    • Program for 1994 African-American Awareness Month event at the Ford-Warren Branch at the Denver Public Library.
    • Denver Public Library.
    • 1994 February 19
    • Wendall "Winks" Hamlet First Residence in Lincoln Hills

    • Lincoln Hills Country Club was a place for African Americans to escape the city for rest and relaxation in the Colorado mountains in the early 20th century. Winks Lodge in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County). Built in 1925 by architect Wendall Hamlet,...
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    • 2004 July
    • Custer charge

    • A group of men reenacts an attack of General George A. Custer's 7th Cavalry on Native Americans in a dirt arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The riders in the midground wear dark...
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    • [1894?]
    • Osage Indians

    • Three white (?) and two Native American (Osage) men pose on a dirt road in front of a two story house, possibly in Oklahoma. The white men wear suits, the Native Americans wear moccasins, leggings, print shirts, and have blankets wrapped around...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Flanked

    • An oil painting of a battle scene between a cowboy and Native Americans in a valley or on a pass. The cowboy leans against a rock and holds a pistol; a rifle is next to him. Two Native Americans on horseback are in the background. Spent arrows...
    • Stobie, Charles Stewart, 1845-1931.
    • 1895
    • Pueblo de Taos, Taos County, New Mexico

    • View of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows crowds of spectators, Native Americans (Taos Pueblo), and adobe pueblo dwellings during the San Geronimo Festival.
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    • 1897 September 30
    • "First Choice"-Dance at San Ildefanso [sic]

    • Native Americans of San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, perform a dance wearing costumes with headdresses; other Native Americans and white people gather in a circle around the dancers.
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    • [between 1900 and 1912?]
    • Bernard Valdez - Denver Official

    • Bernard Valdez, a Spanish American employee of the Colorado Welfare Department, poses in Denver, Colorado, by charts and graphs with titles: "Aid to Dependent Children," and "Aid to the Needy Disabled."
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    • 1965 February 7
    • Sister Pauline Apodaca and her father

    • Sister Pauline Apodaca poses in a living room with her father. She wears a blue habit and glasses. Her elderly father wears a shirt and tie. He has gray hair and eyeglasses
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    • 1969
    • 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...
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    • [beween 1940 and 1945?]
    • Rio Grande style blanket and beater

    • View of a hand-woven Rio Grande style blanket made at a WPA sponsored weaving project in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows a multi colored striped blanket and two chain rug beaters with wooden handles.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cody at peephole

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody looks through a peephole in the arena tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody wears a buckskin coat with tassles and thigh boots. He also wears a hat, possibly a Stetson. An unidentified person stands...
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    • [1901?]
    • James A. Maestas

    • James A. Maestas, 7 years old sits in a chair in his home at 1163 Stout Street in the Central Business District, Denver, Colorado. He wears coveralls and his left arm is broken and in a cast.
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    • [between 1936 and 1940?]
    • Santa Ana Fiesta, San Luis, Colo.

    • Women pose by a fence probably at the Santa Ana Fiesta carnival in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Cenaida Roybal Manzanares in a dark dress and her head covered with a manta leans on the fence. To her left is Francisca Manzanares Quintana,...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • 1950 September
    • Penitente matraca

    • View of a wooden matraca (ratchet noisemaker) used by the Hermanos Penitentes in their religious rites and ceremonies.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cody at peephole

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody looks through a peephole in the arena tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody wears a buckskin coat with tassles and thigh boots. He also wears a hat, possibly a Stetson. A person stands looking through...
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    • [1901?]
    • Father José Lara

    • Father José Lara stands outside Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 1209 West 36th Avenue, in the Highland neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. He holds his arms outstretched to display the UFW Aztec eagle on his vestments. Young men and women leave the...
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    • [1971]
    • That hurt!

    • A young Hispanic American girl cries as an unidentified physician gives her an injection at the San Luis Health Center in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. His nurse holds the girl's hand and comforts her.
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • Our Lady of Guadalupe Church

    • View of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (1927, enlarged 1948). The brick building has two bell towers topped with cupolas, decorative brickwork and stained glass windows.
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Political cartoon of Casimiro Barela

    • Political cartoon of State Senator Casimiro Barela with a studio portrait inset. The cartoon shows Senator Barela shaking hands with an unidentified senator near his desk. His desk has vases of flowers and letters that read: "Casimiro Barela Fourth...
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    • [1907]
    • 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...
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    • 1947
    • Trujillo brothers

    • Studio portrait of the Trujillo brothers from Mora County, New Mexico, and Las Animas County, Colorado. They are identified as: bottom row, left to right: Celedón Trujillo, Francisco Trujillo, Leopoldo Trujillo, and in the back, Benigno Trujillo....
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Colorado State Assembly, Senate chambers

    • Senators, who include Senator Casimiro Barela (right rear), pose in the Colorado State Assembly Senate Chamber in Denver, Colorado. Show men at their desks, boy pages and probably the President of the Senate who sits at an elevated desk.
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    • [between 1890 and 1894?]
    • Desiderio "Dario" Gallegos

    • Studio portrait Desiderio "Dario" Gallegos, a merchant, he owned a mercantile store in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He wears a jacket and bow tie. His gray hair is parted on the side and he wears a full mustache.
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]

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