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San Miguel de Allende in Municipality of Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas

 
 
María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 8, 2016
1. María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas Marker
Inscription.
Aquí nacio
“La Azucena de San Miguel”
el 23 de Septiembre de 1736
Sor Ma. Josefa Lina de
la Canal y Hervas

fundadora del Convento de la Concepcion
El gobierno y pueblo de Allende
le rinde homenaje en su
260 aniversario
23-IX-96 S.M.A. Gto.

English translation:
Here was born the “The Lily of San Miguel”
on September 23, 1736
Sister María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas
founder of the Convent of the Conception
The government and people of Allende
provide this tribute on the 260th anniversary
September 23, 1996, San Miguel de Allende, Gto.

 
Erected 1996 by El Gobierno y Pueblo de Allende.
 
Location. 20° 54.569′ N, 100° 44.814′ W. Marker is in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Allende. Marker is on Calle Ancha de San Antonio just north of Calle Orizaba. Touch for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nemesio Diez Riega (was about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); The Parish of Saint Anthony of Padua (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Allende Fountain (approx. 0.4 kilometers away);
María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 8, 2016
2. María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas Marker
The markers are here to the right of the entrance to the building.
Armory of the Insurgents (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The House of Luis Malo (approx. half a kilometer away); José Mojica (approx. half a kilometer away); The Heroes' Bridge (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Fathers Miguel and José Joaquín Hidalgo (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Miguel de Allende.
 
Regarding María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas. The secondary, additional marker gives tribute to Nell Harris Brandenburg, tourism pioneer from 2007. It reads:
In Memoriam
Nell Harris Brandenburg
Pionera Turistica
San Miguel de Allende Gto., Diciembre 2007
Amigos de San Miguel

 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 8, 2016
3. María Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas Marker
The marker can be seen just to the right of the entrance to the building, just to the right of a truck in this view.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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