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San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

San Antonio de Padua

 
 
San Antonio de Padua Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
1. San Antonio de Padua Marker
Inscription.

for whom the city
of San Antonio is named

Presented to the city by
Order of the Alhambra
August 14, 1955

 
Erected 1955 by Order of the Alhambra.
 
Location. 29° 25.456′ N, 98° 29.635′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is at the intersection of Dolorosa and Main Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Dolorosa. Click for map. Monument is on the Main Plaza, immediately east of the San Fernando Cathedral Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe (a few steps from this marker); Remains of the Alamo Heroes (a few steps from this marker); San Fernando Cathedral 200th Anniversary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Canary Islanders (within shouting distance of this marker); Justice's Court (within shouting distance of this marker); 200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government (within shouting distance of
San Antonio de Padua Marker and Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
2. San Antonio de Padua Marker and Statue
this marker); American Legion Memorial Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Centennial 1861 - 1961 (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Also see . . .
1. Saint Anthony of Padua. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Saint Anthony of Padua. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of San Fernando Cathedral. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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San Antonio de Padua Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
3. San Antonio de Padua Statue
San Fernando Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
4. San Fernando Cathedral
View of Main Plaza from near San Antonio de Padua Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
5. View of Main Plaza from near San Antonio de Padua Monument
Looking northeast.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,035 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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