Maria Del Carmen Gertrudis Espinosa. Albuquerque. Teacher of Spanish, historian. Writer of articles for the New Mexico Department of Education, New Mexico Magazine, and The Albuquerque Tribune. Author of Shawls, Crinolines, Filigree: The dress and adornment of the women of New Mexico, 1739 to 1900. Co-author, with Dolores Perrault, of New Mexico Colonial Embroidery.