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Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

The Reign of Cuauhtemoctzin

El Reino de Cuauhtemoctzin

 
 
The Reign of Cuauhtemoctzin Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
1. The Reign of Cuauhtemoctzin Marker
Inscription.
I Auhnican Motlatocatlali Quauh
te moctzin Ilacatauhtli Xocoyotl y pa motlac tu coatl
y pa acica Castilteca eniyenoch Xituitl tlatocat ynican
Zlanlulco y Pan Slocbiah Yayotl Ynican tlatelolco
Anales de Tlatelolco

Traduccion del Dr. Angel Ma. Garibay
Se instalo a gobernar
Cuauhtemoctzin el mas joven y
ultimo de los reyes el X-Caña
(1515)
Cuando llegaron los de Castilla
ya tenia cuatro años de reinar
aqui en Tlatelolco

Arq. Mario Pani
Arq. Ricardo de Robina
Director General de la obra Plaza de Las Tres Culturas
Zona Arqueologica Iglesia de Santiago
Colegio de La Cruz y Tecpan de Tlatelolco

Mapa no muy legible del sitio arqueológico

English translation:
Nahuat text
Annals of Tlatelolco

Translation by Dr. Angel Maria Garibay
Cuauhtemoctzin, the youngest and last of the kings of X-Cane
was installed as ruler here
(1515)
When the Spanish arrived, he had ruled here for four years in Tlatelolco.

Architect Mario Pani
Architect Ricardo de Robina
Director General Director of the works of the Plaza de Las Tres Culturas
Archeological Area of the Santiago Church
College of La Cruz and Tecpan of Tlatelolco

Barely legible map of the archaeological site
 
Location.
The Reign of Cuauhtemoctzin Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
2. The Reign of Cuauhtemoctzin Marker
Looking northwest across the Plaza de Las Tres Culturas at the marker.
19° 27.119′ N, 99° 8.194′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Click for map. The marker is at the Tlatelolco Archaeological Site on Eje Central near the intersection with Avenida Ricardo Flores Magón.The marker is near a small police guardhouse located on the northern portion of the Plaza.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Momoztli: a neighborhood altar (within shouting distance of this marker); Tzompantli altar (“flag of heads”) of the north (within shouting distance of this marker); Tlatelolco Massacre of October 2, 1968 (within shouting distance of this marker); Walls and roads: limits and communication (within shouting distance of this marker); Church of Santiago (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Tlatelolco (about 90 meters away); Favor request…and talent for the gods (about 90 meters away); Santiago Church (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Monument to Cuauhtémoc on the Paseo de la Reforma image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
3. Monument to Cuauhtémoc on the Paseo de la Reforma
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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