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George H. Wonfor, Cabinet Card of Lewis D. Nelson, or, Santiago Quintana

Seven Generations 2020

George H. Wonfor
1846 England – 1906 Atlantic City, New Jersey
Cabinet Card of Lewis D. Nelson, or, Santiago Quintana
after 1870
albumen silver cabinet card
6 ½ x 4 ½ in.
Albuquerque Museum, from the Zenas Lee Bliss Family Collection, donated by Donna Lee (Bliss) Jonas
PA2010.009.001

The young man portrayed on this cabinet card was likely a student at the Albuquerque Indian School. His name was Santiago Quintana, but the photographer recorded his name as Lewis D. Nelson. This was a name probably given to him when he began school.