A day like today, but from the year 1828, the first issue of the newspaper La Aurora of Matanzas is published. In its years of existence, between 1828 and 1857, La Aurora evidenced the development of the city with its lights and shadows. In its pages is the infrastructural and architectural progress of the city,… Continue Reading »
The newspaper La Aurora de Matanzas was a newspaper that published economic, mercantile, political, social and literary information. Given its relevance, it is considered one of the most important newspapers of the 19th century in Cuba. It was first published in 1828. His writings were general and interesting and he played a significant role in Matanzas, since he showed part of the national culture. In its pages the most prestigious writers of the time collaborated, among which we can mention Cirilo Villaverde, Domingo del Monte, Miguel Teurbe Tolón, Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda and the geographer Esteban Pichardo. In relation to the latter, his collaboration with articles for La Aurora is curious.