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La Griega in Municipality of El Marqués, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Emiliano Zapata

 
 
Emiliano Zapata Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 29, 2018
1. Emiliano Zapata Marker
Inscription.  
Al General
Emiliano Zapata
Emiliano Zapata Salazar
(1879-1919)
Como homenaje perenne del pueblo y el gobierno de El Marqués en el centenario de la Revolución Mexicana, primer movimiento social del siglo XX.
20 de noviembre de 2010
Gobierno Municipal 2009-2012

English translation:
To General Emiliano Zapata
Emiliano Zapata Salazar
(1879-1919)
As a perennial tribute from the people and government of El Marqués on the centennial of the Mexican Revolution, the first social movement of the 20th century.
November 20, 2010
Municipal Government of 2009-2012

 
Erected 2010 by Gobierno Municipal de El Marqués 2009-2012.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US.
 
Location. 20° 39.918′ N, 100° 14.374′ W. Marker is in La Griega, Querétaro, in Municipality of El Marqués. Memorial is on Avenida Emiliano Zapata just north of Calle Guadalupe
Emiliano Zapata Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 29, 2018
2. Emiliano Zapata Marker
The marker and statue are outside of the Delegación Municipal building of La Griega, El Marqués.
la Venta, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Griega, Querétaro 76249, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. La Griega (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); The "El Capulín" Reservoir (approx. 10.5 kilometers away); The Escandón Bathing Pools (approx. 11.5 kilometers away); The Small Church (approx. 11.5 kilometers away); El Marqués Cultural Center (approx. 11.5 kilometers away); The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence (approx. 11.6 kilometers away); La Cañada (approx. 11.6 kilometers away); The Foundation of La Cañada (approx. 11.6 kilometers away).
 
More about this marker. This marker and statue appear to be a replica of that of Zapata found in the central park of the municipal seat of La Cañada, El Marqués. They were placed as part of the 200th Independence and 100th Mexican Revolution anniversaries in 2010.
 
Emiliano Zapata statue and Delegación Municipal of La Griega image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 29, 2018
3. Emiliano Zapata statue and Delegación Municipal of La Griega
Emiliano Zapata statue image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 29, 2018
4. Emiliano Zapata statue
A nearby mural of Zapata flanked by Madero and Villa image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 29, 2018
5. A nearby mural of Zapata flanked by Madero and Villa
The Delegación Municipal building of La Griega inaugurated on February 22, 1993 image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 29, 2018
6. The Delegación Municipal building of La Griega inaugurated on February 22, 1993
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 2, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 2, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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