Catalina de Erauso alias Francisco Loyola (* 1592 in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain; † 1650 in Cuitlaxtla, New Spain, today Mexico) was a Basque noblewoman who lived as a man for several decades (“The nun lieutenant”).
A BRACE OF WOMEN PIRATES. WOMEN WHO POSED AS MEN.
THE life of a pirate on the high seas was hardly likely to attract even the most adventurous woman, yet according to records left by Captain Charles Johnson there were at least two who followed that calling, dressed in sailors’ clothes, and who lived and fought in desperate frays in the early eighteenth century.
Indigenous of Chapultepec Mexico.
A Vanishing Figure. An Argentine Gaucho 1915.
Peru 1821. Females of Lima.
Free Mulatto of Lima, Peru.
AMÉRIQUE. Tapada de saya. (Lima)
Rio de la Plata. Woman from the countryside. Argentina.
AMÉRIQUE, Femme de la campagne. Rio de la Plata – environ de Buenos Aires, Montévidéo.
Botokuden or Aymoré people
Indians from south-east Brazil.