El Farolito: La luz del pasado iluminara el camino de nuestro futuro
The Lantern: The light of the past shall illuminate the pathway of our future
OLTHLRC promotes an interest in and the study of lives, times, cultures, traditions, ancestries, and histories of the peoples who emigrated to New Spain and New Mexico, many of whom still have descendants in New Mexico, Colorado, California, Texas, Arizona, and Northern Mexico.
We hold our monthly meetings on the second Saturday of the month at the Denver Public Library to allow our members to benefit from the largest genealogy and western history collection available. You will not find a larger selection of genealogical, cultural or historical research material anywhere in Colorado, and the assistance you will receive at the Denver Public Library is second to none.
Membership dues are $25 per family. This includes a subscription to El Farolito, a quarterly Hispanic Genealogy publication.
The Winter issue of El Farolito for 2015 is behind production. It was due in April 2016 and is forthcoming
Member submissions help to ensure the issues are produced on a timely bases. The journal is an opportunity to publish articles about your family history. The editor of the journal is willing to assist.
The 2016 membership/subscription form is now available. The Spring 2016 issue of El Farolito will not be produced until late July or early August 2016. Members/subscribers will receiv 4 issues for the 2016 year.
Consider sharing your family history by writing an article consiting of 2 or mare pages in length.
Board of Directors
President: Michael Turner
Vice President: Ben Estrada
Treasurer: Margaret Valdez Turner
Secretary: José Antonio Esquibel
Editor, El Farolito: José Antonio Esquibel
Genealogical Research Advisor:
José Antonio Esquibel
Nueva Vizcaya and Texas Genealogical Advisor: Frank Dominguez
Library Research Assistants:
Margaret Valdez Turner
José Antonio Esquibel
Second Saturday of the month (except August and December) from 10:00–5:00 on the 5th Floor of the Denver Public Library (Central)/Western History and Genealogy Department at Broadway and 13th:
Subscriptions to the 2016 issues of El Farolito (4 issues) are available until March 1, 2017.
Remember, the publishing cycle for El Farolito is June/July (Spring), September/October (Summer), December/January (Fall) and March/April (Winter)
Don't miss a single issue! You can print a membership/subscription form by visiting "Joining OLTHLRC".