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

Ignacio Manuel Altamirano

 
 
Ignacio Manuel Altamirano Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 11, 2019
1. Ignacio Manuel Altamirano Marker
Inscription.  

Ignacio Manuel Altamirano
(1834-1893)
Nació el 13 de noviembre en Tixtla, Guerrero, escritor, periodista, maestro y político mexicano.

Defensor del liberalismo, formó parte en la Revolución de Ayutla en 1854, más tarde se dedicó a la docencia trabajando como maestro en la Escuela Nacional Preparatoria, en la Escuela de Comercio y en la Nacional de Maestros, trabajó en la Prensa, fundó varios periódicos y revistas como: "El Correo de México", “El Renacimiento", "El Federalista" y “La Tribuna”.

Se desempeñó como diputado en el Congreso de la Unión, fue Procurador General de la República, Magistrado y Presidente de la Suprema Corte.

Murió en San Remo, Italia y sus cenizas fueron depositadas en la Rotonda de las Personas Ilustres en la Ciudad de México.

English translation:
Ignacio Manuel Altamirano
(1834-1893)
He was born on November 13 in Tixtla, Guerrero, and he was a writer, journalist, teacher and Mexican politician.

A defender of liberalism, he played a part in the Ayutla Revolution of 1854, later devoting himself
Ignacio Manuel Altamirano Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 11, 2019
2. Ignacio Manuel Altamirano Marker
On the opposite corner of the building is another Guillermo Prieto marker.
to teaching at the National Preparatory School, the School of Commerce and in the National Teachers College. He worked as a journalist, founding several newspapers and magazines such as: "El Correo de México", “El Renacimiento", "El Federalista" y “La Tribuna”.

He served as a representative in the Congress of the Union, was Attorney General of the Republic, Magistrate and President of the Supreme Court.

He died in San Remo, Italy and his ashes were deposited in the Rotunda of Illustrious Persons in Mexico City.
 
Erected by Comités Ciudadano San Rafael, Red Azteca.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEducationGovernment & PoliticsPatriots & Patriotism.
 
Location. 19° 26.259′ N, 99° 9.772′ W. Marker is in Colonia San Rafael, Ciudad de México. Marker is at the intersection of Calle Ignacio Manuel Altamirano and Calle Guillermo Prieto, on the right when traveling south on Calle Ignacio Manuel Altamirano. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Ignacio Manuel Altamirano 84A, Colonia San Rafael, Ciudad de México 06470, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. José Rosas Moreno (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Guillermo Prieto (about 210 meters away); Francisco Díaz Covarrubias
An additional Ignacio Manuel Altamirano Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 11, 2019
3. An additional Ignacio Manuel Altamirano Marker
The marker is repeated directly to the east across Calle Ignacio Manuel Altamirano, seen behind and to the right of the tree in this view. On the opposite corner of the same building is another copy of the Guillermo Prieto marker.
(approx. 0.3 kilometers away); a different marker also named Guillermo Prieto (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Antonio Caso (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); 400th Anniversary of the Virgin at Tepeyac (approx. half a kilometer away); Justo Arosemena (approx. half a kilometer away); The American Cemetery in Mexico City (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colonia San Rafael.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 19, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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