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Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
 

Fritz Hamer

 
 
Fritz Hamer Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 30, 2015
1. Fritz Hamer Marker
Inscription.
Coleccion de Orquideas
Fritz Hamer
Zona dedicada al Sr. Fritz Hamer
como un reconocimiento a su
investigación sobre las orquideas
en El Salvador. Nacio en Hamburgo
Alemania el 22 de noviembre de 1912
y murió el 13 de febrero de 2004
en Sarasota, Florida.

English translation:
Orchid Collection of
Fritz Hamer
This area dedicated to Mr. Fritz Hamer as recognition of his research on the orchids of El Salvador. He was born in Hamburg, Germany on November 22, 1912 and died in Sarasota, Florida [USA] on February 13, 2004.

 
Location. 13° 40.198′ N, 89° 14.836′ W. Marker is in Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad. Click for map. This marker and the orchid garden are near the entrance of La Laguna Botanical Garden near San Salvador.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francisco Bogen (within shouting distance of this marker); Quetzalcoat's Stone (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); General José María Cañas Highway (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); In Memory of Those Americans Who Lost Their Lives in El Salvador (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Plaza Brasilia
Fritz Hamer Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 30, 2015
2. Fritz Hamer Marker
A part of the orchid garden can be seen to the left.
(approx. 1.4 kilometers away in San Salvador); Ceiba de Guadalupe Church (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Construction of the North-South Highway and the Central American University (approx. 1.5 kilometers away in San Salvador); Francisco Andrés Escobar Building (approx. 1.5 kilometers away in San Salvador). Click for a list of all markers in Antiguo Cuscatlán.
 
Categories. Horticulture & Forestry
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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