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Juan de la Granja

 
 
Juan de la Granja Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2019
1. Juan de la Granja Marker
Inscription.  

En esta casa vivió Juan de la Granja (1785-1853), diplomático y empresario, introductor del telégrafo en México en el siglo XIX.

English translation:
In this house lived Juan de la Granja (1785-1853), diplomat and businessman, pioneer of the telegraph in Mexico in the 19th century.
 
Erected by Ciudad de México.
 
Location. 19° 26.126′ N, 99° 8.187′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico. Marker is on Calle de Tacuba just west of Avenida República de Chile, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Calle de Tacuba 51, Ciudad de Mexico 06000, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Manuel Payno (a few steps from this marker); Francisco González Bocanegra (a few steps from this marker); Hernán Cortés' Residences (within shouting distance of this marker); Gonzalo A. Esteva (within shouting distance of this marker); Francisco González Bocanegro (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); House of the Counts of Heras y Soto
Juan de la Granja Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2019
2. Juan de la Granja Marker
The marker can be seen mounted to the second column from the right in this view of the building.
(about 90 meters away); Juan Xuárez (about 120 meters away); House of Gerónimo de Medina (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 2, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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