Maria Quintero

Student Historian

Maria Quintero is currently an undergraduate student in the History department at the University of Washington, Seattle. She plans to pursue a career in law upon graduation. She is native of the Yakima Valley located in eastern Washington.

Luis Quintero (1726–1810)

Luis Quintero was a one of the original founders of the City of Los Angeles, then known as El Pueblo de Los Angeles on September 4, 1781. Quintero, described in Spanish records as a free negro, was a tailor from Los Álamos, Sonora. He was … Read MoreLuis Quintero (1726–1810)