Ciudad Colonial in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
The Founding of the Listín Diario
Aquí se fundó
El periódico de los dominicanos
El 1ro. de agosto de 1889 por Don Arturo J. Pellarano Alfau
Apóstol del periodismo nacional
Here was founded the Listin Diario, the newspaper of all Dominicans on August 1, 1889 by Arturo J. Pellarano Alfau, the “Apostle of Dominican national journalism”
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical date for this entry is August 1, 1889.
Location. 18° 28.384′ N, 69° 53.005′ W. Marker is in Ciudad Colonial, Distrito Nacional, in Santo Domingo. Marker is at the intersection of Calle Isabel la Católica and Calle Pellarano Alfau, on the left when traveling south on Calle Isabel la Católica. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad Colonial, Distrito Nacional 10210, Dominican Republic. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Plaza of the Priests (within shouting distance of this marker); Diego Caballero HouseBorgellá's Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); Calle de las Damas (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Church and Convent of Santa Clara (about 90 meters away); Pope John Paul II's 1979 Visit to Santo Domingo (about 90 meters away); The Fortress of Santo Domingo (about 90 meters away); History of the Dominican Society of the Bibliophiles’ House (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad Colonial.
Additional keywords. The Founding of the Listín Diario
Credits. This page was last revised on March 10, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.