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Tuesday, 19 June 2012 19:00

Margaret Delgado de Ortiz (Spanish Family)

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My mother, Margaret Delgado de Ortiz, wearing antique gown belonging to family now in the collection of the Sociadad Folklorica.

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 18:54

Quincy Tahoma/Exceptional Artist

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Quincy Tahoma, Diné-Navajo (1920-1956)

Category: Artists | Posted by Todd | Fri, Sep 23rd 2011, 12:17pm

It was while at Santa Fe Indian School, Quincy Tahoma, Diné-Navajo (1920-1956) developed his unique painting style. After WWII, he established himself as a full-time artist and painted a wide variety of subject matter but was perhaps best known for his dynamic action filled paintings. He also painted pictures full of humor. His signature included a vignette, a miniature scene which depicted what happened after the action in the painting (Lester 1995).  Quincy Tahoma died a tragic accidental death at a young age.

Friday, 15 June 2012 14:08

Backing up La Bajada

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From June New Mexico Magazine; photo used illustrate a letter from Margaret Dixon Brown stating that her mother, Martha Brown, said that motorists had to back up La Bajada so that the gravity feed fuel pumps in Model-Ts would work.

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