Latino Americans

Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo

Clip: Season 1 | 15m 53s

Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo was a wealthy Sonoma Racheros, a general in the Mexican Army who favored annexation to the United States. In 1846 he was awakened by a mob and forced to resign his post as Military Commander of California and later arrested.

Aired: 09/16/13

Rating: NR

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