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Silva, Dolores – OH1886

Dolores Silva is a long-time resident of Lafayette, Colorado.  She was born at home in Denver in 1929 with the assistance of a midwife.  Her mother was from Taos, New Mexico; she was part American Indian, and when orphaned as … Continue reading

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DeLuna, Deisy – OH1871

Deisy de Luna was born in Mexico and lived there until she was eleven years old.  Her grandparents had come to work in this country through the Braceros Program, and later, her father worked in the United States as well, … Continue reading

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Ramirez, Carmen – OH1880

Carmen Ramirez, born in Fort Worth, Texas, in 1960, is the program coordinator for the Community Relations Division of the City of Longmont. She also has been the head of the Latino Task Force of Boulder County and an active … Continue reading

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