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Rita Unamunsaga (Unamunzaga)

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

From Lima, she was a friend of Manuela de Orrantia and Isabel de Orbea who were “collaborators” of the founders of El Mercurio Peruano. She attended Orrantia’s tertulias (Martín, 72-75.)

She subscribed to El Mercurio Peruano in 1791. (Clément, 129)

Related to Juan Domingo Unamunsaga?

Life Events

Other 1791She subscribed to El Mercurio Peruano.


MartĂ­n, Luis, (1983), Daughters of the Conquistadores: Women of the Viceroyalty of Peru

Clément, Jean-Pierre, (1979), Indices del Mercurio Peruano, 1790-1795


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