San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico — The Southeast (North America)
José Eduardo Flores Ruíz
1890 - 1977
Fue casa habitación del sacerdote, investigador y filántropo quien realizó enorme contribución a la historiografía chiapaneca. Fue director del Seminario de la Inmaculada Concepción y celoso custodio del Archivo Parroquial de Catedral. Al morir legó todos sus bienes a los necesitados, entre ellos este asilo San Juan de Dios
1890 - 1977
This was the home of the priest, researcher and philanthropist who made an enormous contribution to the historiography of Chiapas. He was director of the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception and a jealous custodian of the Cathedral’s Parish Archive. When he died he bequeathed all his goods to the needy, among them this shelter dedicated to San Juan de Dios (Saint John of God).
Erected 2010 by Coordinación Ejecutiva del Bicentenario y del Centenario del Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1890.
Location. 16° 44.251′ N, 92° 38.33′ W. Marker is in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas. Marker is on Calle 16 de Septiembre just north of Calle Guadalupe Victoria, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16 de Septiembre 10, San Cristóbal de las Casas CHIS 29200, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Crescencio Rosas y Tejada (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Mazariegos House (about 150 meters away); The History of San Cristóbal de las Casas (about 150 meters away); Hotel Ciudad Real (about 180 meters away); Miguel Francisco Utrilla Trujillo (about 180 meters away); María Adelina Flores Morales (about 210 meters away); Hermilo López Sánchez (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The House of the Congress of Chiapas (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Cristóbal de las Casas.
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