[Nieves Colomo with three of her children]

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Nieves Colomo is sitting in the center of the photograph, surrounded by three of her children. Elva is standing to the left of her mother. Luis is sitting on Nieves' lap and Manuel is to the right of his mother.

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b&w, 4 17/18" x 6"

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [c. 1927].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert and was provided by Marfa Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 48 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Marfa Public Library

Marfa gained a public library in 1947 with the current building donated in 1973. Through the help of organizations such as the Friends of the Marfa Library, the Library has been able to continue to provide residents with access to materials, programs, and city history.

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Description

Nieves Colomo is sitting in the center of the photograph, surrounded by three of her children. Elva is standing to the left of her mother. Luis is sitting on Nieves' lap and Manuel is to the right of his mother.

Physical Description

b&w, 4 17/18" x 6"

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area, as well as local families and the ghost town of Shafter.

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  • [c. 1927]

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  • [c. 1927] - [c. 1927]

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 29, 2008, 8:22 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 10, 2009, 3:57 p.m.

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[Nieves Colomo with three of her children], photograph, [c. 1927]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39519/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.