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Niwot Historical Society looks at the roots of Latinos in Boulder County

 

November 3, 2016

Photo courtesy of Kathy Koehler Pictured above are Juan Apodaca’s three living grandchildren with Niwot area resident (right) Nancy Dodd Hinman : (L to R) Dora Montoya Mares, John Montoya and Delia Montoya Hammons.

On Wednesday, Oct. 26, the Niwot Historical Society (NHS) held a lecture at the Left Hand Grange, featuring the Boulder County Latino History Project.

Presenters included Marjorie McIntosh, a distinguished professor of History Emerita at the University of Colorado-Boulder; and Linda Arroyo-Holmstrom, a Boulder native, retired educator in the local public schools and a committee member of the Boulder County Latino History Project.

NHS President Kathy Koehler said the two speakers centered their talks around “their years of research of the Latinos living and working in the Longmont area f...



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