Santa Cruz del Quiche, El Quiché, Guatemala
Founding of the Department of El Quiche, Guatemala
La mayor parte del territorio
Del Quiche formó parte del
Departamento de Sololá, hasta
que por decreto del 12 de
Agosto de 1872 emitido
por el Presidente
Miguel Garcia Granados
Fue creado el Departamento
Del Quiche integrado por
Until 1872 the majority of the
territory of El Quiche was part of
the Department of Sololá until
the decree of August 12 emitted
by President Miguel Garcia Granados
which created the Department of Quiche
made up of 13 municipalities.
Erected by Municipal Administration of Santa Cruz del Quiché.
Location. 15° 1.784′ N, 91° 8.94′ W. Marker is in Santa Cruz del Quiche, El Quiché. Click for map. This marker is directly in front of the Catholic Church of Santa Cruz del Quiche in the Central Park.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plaza Tecún Umán (within shouting distance of this marker); El Quiché War Victims (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line).
Also see . . . El Quiche Department, Guatemala (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of San Salvador, El Salvador.)
Categories. • Government •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of San Salvador, El Salvador. This page has been viewed 238 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of San Salvador, El Salvador. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.