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Carmen Larriva de Gonzales de López Aldana

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

She married Fernando López Aldana, the leader of the Peruvian Club de los Forasteros and helped him edit the periodical El Satélite which published many articles against the Viceroy government. She wrote propaganda articles in favour of the independence campaign. (Balta, 26)

She was awarded the Orden del Sol by San Martín in 1822. (Gaceta de Lima, 23-1-1822, p.3)

Life Events

Other 1822She was awarded the Orden del Sol.


Balta Campbell, Aída, (1998), Presencia de la mujer en el periodismo escrito peruano (1821-1960)

García y García, Elvira, (1924), La mujer peruana a través de los siglos

, (1950), Gaceta del Gobierno de Lima Independiente, Tomos I-III, Julio 1822-dic 1822


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