Anne Elise Urrutia, the great-granddaughter of Dr. Aureliano Urrutia, and a long-time San Antonian, writes on a variety of topics including history, art, and music. Descended from Urrutia’s fourth son, Adolfo, her father is the namesake of the famed Mexican and American surgeon. Elise and her father, Dr. Aureliano Adolfo“Bud” Urrutia, have explored the family’s history together for a number of years, and she is currently researching and writing the story of La Familia Urrutia en San Antonio. Her book about Dr. Urrutia's unique garden, Miraflores, will be published in the near future. She can be reached at email@example.com. Photo of Ms. Urrutia (above left) courtesy of Josh Huskin.