Guatemala City in Municipality of Guatemala, Guatemala
300th Anniversary of the Founding of the San Carlos University of Guatemala
31 de enero de 1676
31 de enero de 1976
El Consejo Superior Universitario
En ocasión de conmemorarse el tricentenario de la Real Cedula
de fundación de la Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, consigna
el presente testimonio de homenaje a nuestra alma mater, por su
relevante labor educativo por su permanente contribución al
desarrollo de la cultura guatemalteca y por su firme defensa
de los derechos populares y de la soberanía nacional.
Guatemala, 31 de enero de 1976
Roberto Valdeavellano P.
January 31, 1676
January 31, 1976
The Superior University Council
In order to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the Royal Decree
which founded the University of San San Carlos of Guatemala, presents
this tribute to our alma mater, for her
work in the field of education, her permanent contribution to the
development of Guatemalan culture and for her firm defense of
popular rights and national sovereignty.
Roberto Valdeavellano P.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical date for this entry is January 31, 1676.
Location. 14° 35.294′ N, 90° 33.096′ W. Marker is in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in Municipality of Guatemala. Marker can be reached from Boulevard Universitario. The markers are along the northern face of the Main Administration Building at the USAC, just north of the Martyr's Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10012, Guatemala City, Guatemala 01012, Guatemala. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Martyrs' Plaza of the University of San Carlos of Guatemala (within shouting distance of this marker); Assassination of Mario López Larrave (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Oliverio Castañeda de León (about 210 meters away); Dr. Carlos Martínez Durán (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Carlos Merida (approx. 2.6 kilometers away); Mario Dary Rivera (approx. 3 kilometers away); Captain General Bernardo O'Higgins Riquelme (approx. 3.3 kilometers away); Irma Marina Flaquer Azurdia (approx. 3.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guatemala City.
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