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Antigua Guatemala in Municipality of Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
 

Mariano Navarrete

 
 
Mariano Navarrete Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 8, 2016
1. Mariano Navarrete Marker
Inscription.  
Esta casa fue donada a la Municipalidad
por el presbítero Mariano Navarrete
para la instrucción publica gratuita
en Antigua Guatemala.
Homenaje de la Legion de Santiago
de los Caballeros de Guatemala
en el 1er. Centenario de su muerte
16 de noviembre de 1963.

English translation:
This house was donated to the Municipality
by the presbyter Mariano Navarrete
for the purpose of free, public education
in Antigua Guatemala.
Tribute from the Legion de Santiago
de los Caballeros de Guatemala
(Legion of the Knights of Saint James of Guatemala)
on the 100th anniversary of his death
November 16, 1963.

 
Erected 1963 by the Legion de Santiago de los Caballeros de Guatemala.
 
Location. 14° 33.855′ N, 90° 44.247′ W. Marker is in Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, in Municipality of Antigua Guatemala. Marker is on Avenida El Desengaño just north of Calle El Chajón. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez 03001, Guatemala. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
Mariano Navarrete Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 8, 2016
2. Mariano Navarrete Marker
The marker is far along to the right on the building, which is still used as a public school according to the original donor's wishes.
are within walking distance of this marker. The Men's Teaching Institute of Antigua (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Dramatic Academy of Antigua (about 180 meters away); a different marker also named Mariano Navarrete (about 180 meters away); Isabella I of Castile (about 210 meters away); Sebastián de Arévalo (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Friar Bartolomé de las Casas (approx. half a kilometer away); Workers Night School of Antigua Guatemala (approx. half a kilometer away); Signers of the Act of December 25, 1919 (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Antigua Guatemala.
 
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Mariano Navarrete Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 19, 2018
3. Mariano Navarrete Marker
The marker can be seen roughly midway along the building in this view.
The San Sebastián Catholic Church ruins image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 8, 2016
4. The San Sebastián Catholic Church ruins
These ruins are across a small park from the marker and its school.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   3. submitted on January 11, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   4. submitted on October 19, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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