Dona Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez

Velarco, 1994. Installed 1996. Bronze. Lincoln Park/Parque de Mexico, Los Angeles.

From the plaque on the sculpture: Dona Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez, Corregidora de Queretaro (Heroine of the Independence of Mexico), 1768-1829. Was born on September 5th, 1768 in Valladolid City (now Morelia Michoacan) and died on March 2nd, 1829, in Mexico City. Comite Mexicano Civico Patriotico, 11-20-95.

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