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First Mexican Congress

 
 
First Mexican Congress Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
1. First Mexican Congress Marker
Inscription.  

Aquí se reunió el primer Congreso Mexicano y el Constituyente de 1824.
Catálogo de la Insp. Gral. de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos

English translation:
Here met the first Mexican Congress and the Constituent Congress of 1824.
Catalog of the Inspector General of Artistic and Historic Monuments
 
Erected by Catálogo de la Inspección General de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos.
 
Location. 19° 26.189′ N, 99° 7.756′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on San Ildefonso just west of Loreto, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Monte de Piedad (within shouting distance of this marker); The High College of Saints Peter and Paul (within shouting distance of this marker); Manuel Cervantes Imaz (within shouting distance of this marker);
First Mexican Congress Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
2. First Mexican Congress Marker
The marker is to the right of the entry to the building, now the Museo de las Constituciones (Museum of the Constitutions). The building was the Hemeroteca Nacional (National Periodicals Collection) from 1944 to 2011.
Francisco Javier Clavijero (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); José Martí (about 120 meters away); Captain Juan Chavarria de Valera (about 150 meters away); Josefa Ortiz de Domínguez (about 150 meters away); The Seminary of San Ildefonso (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
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The Museum of the Constitutions image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
3. The Museum of the Constitutions
A nearby additional marker for the Museum of the Constitutions image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
4. A nearby additional marker for the Museum of the Constitutions
This marker notes the reinauguration of the museum in May 2017.
A nearby additional marker on the 1944 National Periodicals Collection image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
5. A nearby additional marker on the 1944 National Periodicals Collection
This marker near the entrance from the street notes the dedication of the building as the Hemeroteca Nacional (National Periodicals Collection) in 1944.
A nearby additional marker on the 150th anniversary of the Mexican Constitution image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
6. A nearby additional marker on the 150th anniversary of the Mexican Constitution
This additional marker near the street entrance celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Mexican Constitution of October 4, 1824.
A 1921 monument to Dante, a gift from Italy image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
7. A 1921 monument to Dante, a gift from Italy
This monument is to the left of the main entrance to the museum.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on August 23, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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