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

Agustín Jáuregui

 
 
Agustín Jáuregui Marker image. Click for full size.
1. Agustín Jáuregui Marker
This photo of the marker was probably taken near the time of its original placement ca. 1955 (Courtesy Mediateca INAH).
Inscription.  

En esta casa residió el Licenciado Don Agustín Jáuregui, uno de los mártires de Tacubaya, sacrificado el 11 de abril de 1859.
Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales.

English translation:
In this house resided Agustín Jáuregui, one of the martyrs of Tacubaya, sacrificed on April 11, 1859.
Office of Colonial Monuments
 
Erected by Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US. A significant historical date for this entry is April 11, 1859.
 
Location. 19° 22.377′ N, 99° 11.062′ W. Marker is in Colonia Insurgentes Mixcoac, Ciudad de México. Memorial can be reached from Augusto Rodin just east of Avenida de las Flores, on the left when traveling north. The marker was noted as being near the plaza's portal, but that building has been heavily remodeled. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonia Insurgentes Mixcoac CDMX 03920, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Goya (a few steps from this marker); Textile Workshop (a few
Agustín Jáuregui Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
2. Agustín Jáuregui Marker
The marker was probably near this location. Note the "portal" of the building seen here.
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steps from this marker); Auguste Rodin (within shouting distance of this marker); Independence of Mexico (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); House of José Joaquín Herrera (about 90 meters away); House of José Fernández de Lizardi (about 120 meters away); Parish Church of Santo Domingo de Guzmán (about 180 meters away); General Álvaro Obregón (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colonia Insurgentes Mixcoac.
 
More about this marker. The notes about the marker on Mediateca INAH mention that the marker was at "...Plaza Jáuregui N° 12, junto al Portal, en Mixcoac, D.F." This indicates that the marker is in the area around the Plaza Jáuregui.
 
Regarding Agustín Jáuregui. The Martyrs of Tacubaya were members of the military and civilians on the Liberal side who were shot as a result of their defeat in the Battle of Tacubaya by Conservatives during the War of the Reformation in Mexico, on April 11, 1859.
 
Agustín Jáuregui bust, south of the portal image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
3. Agustín Jáuregui bust, south of the portal
It appears that this bust also had a marker at one point but it is currently missing.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 24, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   2. submitted on May 1, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   3. submitted on May 19, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
 
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Aug. 15, 2022