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Petronila Arias de Saavedra de Puente, Marquesa de Villafuerte

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Ethnic origin: White

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An aristocratic woman who hosted literary and political tertulias at her Lima home. (Neuhaus Rizo, 117)

San Martín attended her tertulias, which were centres of independence activities and had a good deal of influence. (García y García, 275)

She was the daughter of Dr Francisco Arias de Saavedra Conde de Casa Saavedra, who subscribed to El Mercurio Peruano. (Clémente, 1997, I, 84)

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Neuhaus Rizo Patrón, Carlos, (1997), Las Mariscalas

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

Clément, Jean-Pierre, (1997), El Mercurio Peruano, 1790-1795 Vol I


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