The current featured exhibit is historical photographs of Chimayó and the surrounding region. Most photographs are from the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Click on a thumnail for a larger image and a discussion or click here to start a slide show presentation.

Front: Felicitas Ortega, Back: Tomasita Martinez

Front: Felicitas Ortega
Back: Tomasita Martinez

A child's funeral in Truchas...

A child's funeral in Truchas, Severiano and Florinda Rodriguez, parents, ca. 1930

Santuario de  Chimayó, 1911

Santuario de Chimayó, 1911

The Trujillo family

Julianita Trujillo, Eusebia Trujillo and Domitila Trujillo Villa

Isidoro and Francisquita of La Centinela Chimayó

Isidoro and Francisquita of La Centinela Chimayó

Wood Haulers in Truchas, 1933

Wood Haulers in Truchas, 1933

A Wheat Threshing Area in Truchas, 1934

A Wheat Threshing Area in Truchas, 1934

Above: Maximiano Martinez, Ventura Ortega Martinez
Ramoncita Martinez, Tomasita Martinez

Above: Maximiano Martinez, Ventura Ortega Martinez
Below: Ramoncita Martinez, Tomasita Martinez

Serefina Vigil Martinez

Serefina Vigil Martinez

Ciprianita Cruz

Ciprianita Cruz

In the Early Morning ca. 1900-1905

In the Early Morning ca. 1900-1905

R. M. Martinez Family, Chimayo

R. M. Martinez Family, Chimayo

Jose Ramon Ortega (1958)

Jose Ramon Ortega (1958)

Baptismal Gathering, ca 1900-1905

Baptismal Gathering, ca 1900-1905

Benita Ortiz and children...

Benita Ortiz and children Vicente and Angelica Martinez, 1937

Catechism class at Santo NiNiñoo Church in Santuario

Catechism class at Santo Niño Church in Santuario

Sotera and Genoveva Martinez

Sotera and Genoveva Martinez

Pedro Trujillo

Pedro Trujillo

Parade in Española, 1948

Parade in Española, 1948

Chimayó valley viewed from Potrero...

Chimayó valley viewed from Potrero as photo by Jesse Nusbaum, 1911

Ruperta Chávez House in Potrero, 1915

Ruperta Chávez House in Potrero, 1915

Mr. And Mrs Esquipula Martínez
Plaza del Cerro, ca. 1910

Mr. And Mrs Esquipula Martínez
Plaza del Cerro, ca. 1910



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