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Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

José Fernando Ramírez

 
 
José Fernando Ramírez Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2019
1. José Fernando Ramírez Marker
The marker is often hidden behind products offered for sale.
Inscription.  

Aquí vivió el historiador y arqueólogo Don José Fernando Ramírez.
1855.
Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.

English translation:
Here lived the historian and archaeologist José Fernando Ramírez.
1855.
Office of Monuments of the Colony and Republic
 
Erected by Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales y de la República.
 
Location. 19° 25.829′ N, 99° 7.788′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico. Marker is on Calle Venustiano Carranza just east of Calle del Correo Mayor, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Calle Venustiano Carranza 136, Ciudad de Mexico 06000, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mariano Matamoros (within shouting distance of this marker); Parish of Our Lady of the Valvanera (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); House of Andés Quintana Roo and Leona Vicario (about 120 meters away); General Ignacio Zaragoza (about 150 meters away); Temple of Porta Coeli
José Fernando Ramírez Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2019
2. José Fernando Ramírez Marker
The marker can be seen underneath a blue umbrella roughly at the center of this view.
(about 210 meters away); First Post Office in New Spain (about 210 meters away); José María de Agreda y Sánchez (about 240 meters away); Juan de la Granja (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
More about this marker. A photo of the marker from the Mediateca INAH (mediateca.inah.gob.mx) shows that the marker was originally at "8° calle de Capuchinas N° 136." The street name changed from 8a Calle de Capuchinas to Venustiano Carranza.
 
Also see . . .  José Fernando Ramírez. José Fernando Ramírez (May 5, 1804 – March 4, 1871) was a distinguished Mexican historian of the 19th century. He was a mentor of Alfredo Chavero, who considered him "the foremost of our historians." He is particularly remembered for early translations of and research on pre-Hispanic codices. (Submitted on December 2, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.) 
 
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More. Search the internet for José Fernando Ramírez.
 
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 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 2, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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