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Jacoba Saravia Plazaola

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Biographical details

Born in Salta on 20 December 1814, daughter of Coronel Apolinario Saravia and Joaquina Plazaola. She established a private school in which she worked for many years. She taught children from the leading families of Salta. A school in the province bears her name. (Sosa de Newton, 584)

She was the cousin of Benigna Saravia.

Life Events

Born 1814She was born in Salta on 20 December 1814.


Sosa de Newton, Lily, (1986), Diccionario biográfico de mujeres argentinas


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