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In Her Own Voice - Doña Teresa Aguilera y Roche

  • Aired: 08/20/2010
  • 06:16
  • Rating: NR
The only woman in New Mexico arrested by the Inquisition on the account of secretly being Jewish... Learn the fascinating story of Doña Teresa Aguilera y Roche, the wife of Santa Fe's colonial governor Don Bernardo López de Mendizábal. While imprisoned in Mexico City she asks for a pen and paper and writes her defense laying bare what life was like in the Palace of the Governors at that time.
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The story of the only woman in NM arrested by the inquisition.
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