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Colonia Penitenciaría, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Valley of Mexico (The Central Highlands)
 

Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez

 
 
Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 16, 2018
1. Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez Marker
Inscription.  
Francisco I. Madero
(1873 -1913)
A la memoria de Francisco I. Madero, quien dio su vida por un México donde reinara la democracia y el imperio de la Ley.
Febrero, 2013

José María Pino Suárez
(1869 – 1913)
A la memoria de José María Pino Suárez reconociendo su lealtad y sacrificio por la democracia y la libertad.
Febrero, 2013


English translation
Francisco I. Madero
(1873 -1913)
To the memory of Francisco I. Madero, who gave his life for a Mexico where democracy and the rule of Law reign.
February, 2013

José María Pino Suárez
(1869 – 1913)
To the memory of José María Pino Suárez, recognizing his loyalty and sacrifice for democracy and freedom.
Febrero, 2013

 
Erected 2013 by Archivo General de la Nación.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsPatriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US.
 
Location. 19° 26.134′ N,
Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 16, 2018
2. Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez Marker
99° 6.856′ W. Marker is in Colonia Penitenciaría, Ciudad de México. Memorial is at the intersection of Calle Héroe de Nacozari and Avenida Ingeniero Eduardo Molina, on the right when traveling west on Calle Héroe de Nacozari. The busts and markers are on the southwest corner of the National Archives (Archivo General de la Nación). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonia Penitenciaría, Ciudad de México 15280, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Heberto Castillo Martínez (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Venustiano Carranza (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Temple of the Holy Trinity (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Temple of Santa Teresa La Nueva (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Francisco Cervantes de Salazar (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Temple of Our Lady of Loreto (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Nidjei Israel Synagogue (approx. 1.5 kilometers away); Real Seminario de Minería (approx. 1.5 kilometers away).
 
Regarding Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez. These two extremely understated markers leave out the most important reason for their placement: Madero and Pino Suárez, the President and Vice-President of Mexico, were killed here by Huerta's followers as they were attempting to imprison them in the Lecumberri Prison. While the details have never been clear, this event was another spark that continued the long Mexican
Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 16, 2018
3. Francisco I. Madero and José María Pino Suárez Marker
The two busts and markers can be seen outside of the Ex-Prison Lecumberri, now the National Archives building.
Revolution. These markers and busts were placed on the 100th anniversary of their murders.
 
Francisco I. Madero bust image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 16, 2018
4. Francisco I. Madero bust
José María Pino Suárez bust image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 16, 2018
5. José María Pino Suárez bust
José María Pino Suárez and Francisco I. Madero, together with Gómez and Carbajal image. Click for full size.
By Scott Photo Company, 1911
6. José María Pino Suárez and Francisco I. Madero, together with Gómez and Carbajal
Mexican Peace Commissioners José María Pino Suárez, Dr. Vazquez Gomez, Francisco I. Madero, and Judge Carbajal seated around table, during the Mexican Peace Commission at Ciudad Juarez, during the revolution against the Diaz government, courtesy Library of Congress.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 11, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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