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La Cañada in Municipality of El Marqués, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence

and The Centennial of the Mexican Revolution

 
 
The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
1. The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence Marker
Inscription.
En el bicentenario de la Independencia Nacional y el centenario de la Revolución Mexicana, pueblo y gobierno de El Marqués rinden homenaje perenne a los héroes que no legaron libertad y democracias a los mexicanos

El Marqués, Origen y Destino
La Cañada, Qro, año de 2010

H. Ayuntamiento 2009-2012

Lic. Martín Rubén Galicia Medina
Presidente Municipal Constitucional

Regidores
C. Juan Manuel Rivera Bautista · C. Ma Rita Pérez Nieves · C. Jorge Paulin Jaramillo · C. Jerónimo Arredondo Granados · C. Ma. Isabel Olvera Gutiérrez · C. Mario Calzada Mercado · C. Yazmin Salazar Guerrero · C. Ma. Guadalupe González Ramírez · C. José Reginaldo Ramírez Galván · C. Anabel Mendoza Herrera · C. Luis Elías Camacho · C. José Agustín González Ramírez · C. Juan Aristeo Gerardo Ramírez Vázquez

English translation:
As part of the celebration of the bicentennial of National Independence and the centennial of the Mexican Revolution, the people and government of El Marqués pay perennial tribute to the heroes who granted freedom and democracy to all Mexicans

El Marqués , Origin and Destination
La Cañada, Querétaro, 2010

Honorable Municipal Council 2009-2012

Martín Rubén Galicia Medina, Constitutional Municipal President

Names of other municipal
An example of the small markers on each statue of the monument image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
2. An example of the small markers on each statue of the monument
Each statue or bust has a small marker similar to this one from Francisco Madero. It reads:
Al Procer
Francisco I. Madero
Francisco Ignacio Madero González
(1873-1913)
Como homenaje perenne del pueblo y el gobierno de El Marqués en el centenario de la Revolución Mexicana, primer movimiento social del siglo XX.
20 de noviembre de 2010
Gobierno Municipal 2009-2012

English translation:
The the Leader Francisco I. Madero
Francisco Ignacio Madero González
(1873-1913)
As a perennial tribute from the people and government of El Marqués on the centennial of Mexican Revolution, the first social movement of the 20th century.
November 20, 2010
Municipal Government of 2009-2012
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Erected 2010 by Honorable Ayuntamiento de El Marqués 2009-2012.
 
Location. 20° 36.386′ N, 100° 19.878′ W. Marker is in La Cañada, Querétaro, in Municipality of El Marqués. Marker can be reached from Calle Emiliano Zapata just east of Calle Héroico Colegio Militar, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Cañada, Querétaro 76240, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. La Cañada (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of the Workers of Hércules (approx. 2.8 kilometers away); St. James the Pilgrim (approx. 4 kilometers away); Aqueduct (approx. 4.1 kilometers away); Monument to the 1914 Heroes of Veracruz (approx. 4.7 kilometers away); The Aqueduct of Querétaro (approx. 5.3 kilometers away); El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro (approx. 5.3 kilometers away); Ignacio Pérez (approx. 5.3 kilometers away).
 
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The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
3. The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence Marker
The marker can be seen in this view to the east, on a low, flat base between the statues of Hidalgo and Zapata. In the background is the municipal building of El Marqués. Nearest to the camera is a bust of Madero. The bust of Allende is in the distance, but is blocked by Hidalgo.
The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
4. The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence
The marker on the base of the statue of Hidalgo reads:
Al Padre de la Patria
Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
Miguel Gregorio Antonio Hidalgo y Costilla Gallaga Mondarte Villaseñor
(1753-1811)
Como homenaje perenne del pueblo y el gobierno de El Marqués en el bicentenario de la Independencia de México
15 de septiembre de 2010
Gobierno Municipal 2009-2012

English translation:
To the Father of the Nation Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
Miguel Gregorio Antonio Hidalgo y Costilla Gallaga Mondarte Villaseñor
(1753-1811)
As a perennial tribute from the people and government of El Marqués on the bicentennial of Mexican Independence
September 15, 2010
Municipal Government of 2009-2012
A statue of Emiliano Zapata that makes up a part of the monument image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
5. A statue of Emiliano Zapata that makes up a part of the monument
The marker on the base of the statue of Zapata reads:
Al General
Emiliano Zapata
Emiliano Zapata Salazar
(1879-1919)
Como homenaje perenne del pueblo y el gobierno de El Marqués en el centenario de la Revolución Mexicana, primer movimiento social del siglo XX.
20 de noviembre de 2010
Gobierno Municipal 2009-2012

English translation:
To General Emiliano Zapata
Emiliano Zapata Salazar
(1879-1919)
As a perennial tribute from the people and government of El Marqués on the centennial of the Mexican Revolution, the first social movement of the 20th century.
November 20, 2010
Municipal Government of 2009-2012
A bust of Allende that makes up part of the overall monument to Mexican Independence image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
6. A bust of Allende that makes up part of the overall monument to Mexican Independence
The small marker on the base reads:

Al Capitán
Ignacio Allende
Ignacio María Allende y Urzuaga
(1769-1811)
Como homenaje perenne del pueblo y el gobierno de El Marqués en el bicentenario de la Independencia de México
15 de septiembre de 2010
Gobierno Municipal 2009-2012

English translation:
To Captain Ignacio Allende
Ignacio María Allende y Urzuaga
(1769-1811)
As a perennial tribute from the people and government of El Marqués on the bicentennial of Mexican Indpendence
September 15, 2010
Municipal Government of 2009-2012
Additional busts of Josefa Ortíz and Morelos, further north of the marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
7. Additional busts of Josefa Ortíz and Morelos, further north of the marker
A few steps north of the marker and other statues and busts are these two busts of persons important in the history of Mexican Independence. On the left is Josefa Ortíz (1768-1829) and to the right is José María Morelos y Pavón (1769-1815). Their markers are similar in wording to the other markers related to the Bicentennial of Mexican Independence.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 22, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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