Photo, Print, Drawing Horacio Valdez, artist, Dixon, New Mexico
About this Item
- Horacio Valdez, artist, Dixon, New Mexico
- Kalb, Laurie Beth (Research team member)
- Fleischhauer, Carl (Photographer)
Created / Published
- Dixon, New Mexico, June 23, 1984
- - Folklore--New Mexico
- - Photographs
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Mexico -- Dixon
- - Note: Online digital image numbers may be offset by 1 or 2 digits from the film negative frame numbers.
- - Index data: Frame numbers and descriptions: at the home and studio of Horacio Valdez, Dixon NM: 3-4, looking up at Horacio Valdez's studio and house from the road; 5-7, sculpture of crucifix, fieldworker's notes add that Valdez had said that he planned to take to the Feria in Albuquerque (probably Feria Artisana); 8-12, crucifix in progress (newly coated with gesso); 13-14, the paints that Valdez uses to paint his statues, fieldworker's notes state that these are probably acrylics and adds that some commentators believe that this is "a violation of revivalist canons that call for methods 'like the old ones'"; 15-22, interior views of Valdez's studio (with and without flash), looking toward the stove wall, i.e., the wall closest to the new house; 23-25, the wall opposite the stove wall; 27-31, Valdez's work bench with some of his tools laid out; 33-37, Horacio Valdez, the man in the photo on the wall behind Valdez is the late Patrocinio Barela, an artist from Taos.
- - Note: Film roll numbers assigned by processing lab; in the 1984 shooting sequence for 35mm black-and-white film, this is roll 5 of 11.
- 35 mm black-and-white film negatives
Call Number/Physical Location
- Call number: AFC 1991/032: 226152-04
- New Mexico Folklife Project collection (AFC 1991/032)
- American Folklife Center
IIIF Presentation Manifest
Rights & Access
The Library of Congress believes that some of the materials in this collection are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions, and are therefore free to use or reuse. For example, the fieldwork in this collection is in the public domain in the United States.
However, the Library has obtained permission for the use of other materials, and presents additional materials for educational and research purposes in accordance with fair use under United States copyright law. For example, some of the recordings contain copyrighted music, and not all of the performers and other individuals who were recorded signed releases for public use of their work.
In addition, the American Folklife Center and the professional fieldworkers who carry out these projects feel a strong ethical responsibility to the people they have visited and who have consented to have their lives documented for the historical record. The Center asks that researchers approach the materials in this collection with respect for the culture and sensibilities of the people whose lives, ideas, and creativity are documented here. Researchers are also reminded that privacy and publicity rights may pertain to certain uses of this material.
Researchers or others who would like to make further use of these collection materials should contact the Folklife Reading Room for assistance. Rights assessment is your responsibility. The written permission of the copyright owners in materials not in the public domain is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Permissions may additionally be required from holders of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights). Whenever possible, we provide information that we have about copyright owners and related matters in the catalog records, finding aids and other texts that accompany collections. However, the information we have may not be accurate or complete.
More about Copyright and other Restrictions
For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.
Credit line: New Mexico Folklife Project collection (AFC 1991/032), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Cite This Item
Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.
Chicago citation style:
Kalb, Laurie Beth, and Carl Fleischhauer. Horacio Valdez, artist, Dixon, New Mexico. United States New Mexico Dixon, 1984. Dixon, New Mexico. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991032_226152_04/.
APA citation style:
Kalb, L. B. & Fleischhauer, C. (1984) Horacio Valdez, artist, Dixon, New Mexico. United States New Mexico Dixon, 1984. Dixon, New Mexico. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991032_226152_04/.
MLA citation style:
Kalb, Laurie Beth, and Carl Fleischhauer. Horacio Valdez, artist, Dixon, New Mexico. Dixon, New Mexico. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991032_226152_04/>.