Teodora Cuero the general of La Huerta

Wilken, Michael
July 2008
News from Native California;Summer2008, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p4
A biography of Teodora Cuero, the matriarch or La Generala of the Baja Kumeyaay in Baja California, Mexico. Cuero's upbringing, and her education in the native plants, traditional medicines, and spiritual practices of the Kumeyaay are described. Cuero's efforts to uphold the Native traditions of Baja California are also described.


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