Their Lives, Their Wills: Women in the Borderlands, 1750-1846
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Examines the religion, family, economics, and material culture of women's lives in the late Spanish and Mexican colonial communities in 1750-1846 through women's wills. The wills help to explain the workings of the patriarchal system in the Spanish and Mexican borderland communities.
Texas Tech University Press
History | United States History | Women's History
Porter, Amy M., "Their Lives, Their Wills: Women in the Borderlands, 1750-1846" (2015). History Faculty Book Publications. 5.