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José Martí

 
 
José Martí Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
1. José Martí Marker
Inscription.  

“Yo quiero, cuando me muera sin patria, pero sin amo, tener en mi losa un ramo de flores, - ¡y una bandera!”

English:
“I want, when I die, without a country, but without a master, to have on my tomb a bouquet of flowers, - and a flag!”

José Martí
1853-1895
 
Location. 25° 45.868′ N, 80° 12.985′ W. Marker is in Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Memorial is on 13th Avenue Southwest north of 10th Street Southwest, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Miami FL 33135, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Antonio Maceo (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to the Fallen of Cuban Liberation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nestor A. Izquierdo (about 400 feet away); Bay of Pigs Monument (about 400 feet away); Little Havana Honors Our Veterans (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Máximo Gómez (approx. 0.2 miles
José Martí Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
2. José Martí Marker
The monument includes the marker, a large bronze map of Cuba and the following quote from Martí, "La patria es agonia y deber..." (The nation is agony and duty...)
away); Impact of the "Bay of Pigs" on Miami (approx. half a mile away); Wagner Homestead (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Miami.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 2, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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