Silvester and Felcita Chavira Wedding Photo

Description:

Photograph of the wedding of Silvester and Felicita Chavira in Marfa, Texas in 1909. The three groomsmen are: Chico Chavira, Gregorio Vizcaino and Jose Salgado, . The three bridesmaids are: Maria Ordonez, Adela Cordero and Barbarita Montoya. The men wear suits and all of the women have flowers in their hair. This photo was included in a research paper by Evangelina Uranga for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1966.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Presidio County - Marfa
Creation Date: 1909
Partner(s):
Marfa Public Library
Collection(s):
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Usage:
Total Uses: 70
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1909
  • Digitized: March 6, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Presidio County - Marfa
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of the wedding of Silvester and Felicita Chavira in Marfa, Texas in 1909. The three groomsmen are: Chico Chavira, Gregorio Vizcaino and Jose Salgado, . The three bridesmaids are: Maria Ordonez, Adela Cordero and Barbarita Montoya. The men wear suits and all of the women have flowers in their hair. This photo was included in a research paper by Evangelina Uranga for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1966.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print: b&w; 4.5 x 7 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): gowns
Partner:
Marfa Public Library
Collection:
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1966.23.02
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth39751
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image