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    • Check to Centro Cultural

    • Centro Cultural treasurer, Edward Lucero stands and holds a large sized check with Miss Charletta Espinoza and Centro director Gil Martinez. The check is Centro Cultural's share to meet a matching grant from the Colorado Council on the Arts and...
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    • 1968 October 21
    • Arnold Toynbee and Arthur L. Campa, Sr.

    • Informal portrait of Sir Arnold J. Toynbee, British historian and Arthur L. Campa, Sr. American Cultural Attaché and Director of the USIA at the American Embassy in Lima Peru. Dr. Campa, a renowned scholar, historian and professor of cultural...
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    • [1957?]
    • Centro Cultural festival & grand opening at 935 W. 11th Ave.

    • A crowd celebrates at the festival and grand opening of Centro Cultural located at 935 West 11th (Eleventh) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Shows a ring toss game and booths in front of the Centro Cultural building.
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    • 1969 May 4
    • Southern Ute Cultural Center & Museum, Ignacio, Colo.

    • View of the Southern Ute Cultural Center & Museum located at 77 County Road 517, Ignacio, Colo. Design of the 53,000 square foot facility was based on the sacred symbol of the eagle. The unique architecture features a central entry characterized...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2011
    • Professor Arthur L. Campa, Sr.

    • Studio portrait of elderly professor Arthur L. Campa, Sr., renowned scholar, historian and professor of cultural anthropology at the University of Denver. He poses in a jacket, dark dress shirt and patterned tie. He is balding and wears eyeglasses.
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    • [between 1970 and 1975?]
    • Gonzales family outside Casa Mayan restaurant

    • Members of the Gonzales family pose outside their restaurant and cultural center the Casa Mayan located at 1020 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified left to right, on the front stoop: Ramon and Carolina...
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    • [1958]
    • Gonzales family outside Casa Mayan restaurant

    • Members of the Gonzales family pose on the porch of their restaurant and cultural center the Casa Mayan located at 1020 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified left to right: Top row: Celia, Arnold, Marta, Ray...
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    • [1958]
    • San Luis Museum and Cultural Center

    • View of the San Luis Museum and Cultural Center at 401 Church Place in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. The two-story mission-inspired solar building has decorative vigas. A tile overhang is above the main entrance. The entrance to the...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2001
    • An Aztec warrior and maiden

    • Shows a young man and woman dressed in Aztec costumes for a production presented by Fiesta Alegre de Denver and sponsored by El Centro Cultural. The man wears a feathered head piece, and carrys a shield. The woman wears a decorated bodice with...
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    • 1971 May 2
    • West Side Recorder Volume 5 No 10

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1969 April
    • West Side Recorder Volume 7 No 2

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 June
    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 8

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1969 December
    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 10

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 February
    • Denver youngsters rehearse at Centro Cultural for Los Posadas

    • A group of young Chicano children rehearse for Los Posadas, a traditional Mexican Advent Christmas celebration, at the Centro Cultural. Some of the Mexican American children are dressed in ponchos and sombreros. Two boys and one girl stand in front...
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    • 1969
    • West Side Recorder Volume 7 No 1

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 May
    • Oriental Theater

    • Exterior photograph of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and recreational life of north Denver...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • circa 1930
    • Oriental Theater

    • Exterior photograph of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and recreational life of north Denver...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • circa 1930
    • Oriental Theater

    • Exterior photograph of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and recreational life of north Denver...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1997 May
    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of stage and curtain in the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and recreational...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
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    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of a box in the auditorium of the the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
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    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of the main staircase with red paisley carpeting in the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
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    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of a mural along the balcony of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
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    • Oriental Theater

    • Exterior photograph of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and recreational life of north Denver...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1997 May
    • Lucille Campa

    • Lucille Campa, a well known dancer and teacher of Mexican, Spanish classical dance and flamenco, poses in a Peruvian Indian costume in the San Isidro District, Lima Peru. She wears a velvet dress decorated with hand woven fabric. Louise Campa was...
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    • [1955?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1940 and 1946?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1946 and 1950?]
    • 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 dark top and a silk scarf decorated with fringe, a full, mid-length,...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • 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...
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    • [1940?]
    • Arthur L. Campa, parents and siblings

    • Group studio portrait the Campa family. They are identified as Delfina Lopez de Campa, Daniel Campa, David Campa, Armida Campa, and Arthur L. Campa. Arthur L. Campa, later became a renowned scholar, historian and professor of cultural anthropology...
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    • [1909?]
    • Martin Luther King Memorial in City Park

    • View of the Martin Luther King Memorial (1976; Sculptor-Ed Rose) in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows a bronze and sheet metal statue of civil rights leader Martin Luther King with his hand on the shoulder of Emmitt Till. Till was murdered in...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1978
    • Dance rattle

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) dance rattle. The outer portion is made of tortoise shell; other materials used include deer hoof and animal hide (buffalo?).
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    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-
    • 2013 September 20
    • Betty Wonder Oral History

    • Betty Gallow Wonder was born July 17, 1939, in Denver, Colorado. A life-long resident of the Elyria neighborhood, she was the only child of working parents. She and many extended family members grew up and remained in the area. Betty spent most...
    • Wonder, Betty Lee, 1939-
    • 2013 September 21

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