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San Cristóbal de las Casas in Municipality of San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico — The Southeast
 

José Eduardo Flores Ruíz

 
 
José Eduardo Flores Ruíz Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2017
1. José Eduardo Flores Ruíz Marker
Inscription.
José Eduardo Flores Ruiz
1890 - 1977
Fue casa habitación del sacerdote, investigador y filántropo quien realizó enorme contribución a la historiografía chiapaneca. Fue director del Seminario de la Inmaculada Concepción y celoso custodio del Archivo Parroquial de Catedral. Al morir legó todos sus bienes a los necesitados, entre ellos este asilo San Juan de Dios

English translation:
José Eduardo Flores Ruíz
1890 - 1977
This was the home of the priest, researcher and philanthropist who made an enormous contribution to the historiography of Chiapas. He was director of the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception and a jealous custodian of the Cathedral’s Parish Archive. When he died he bequeathed all his goods to the needy, among them this shelter dedicated to San Juan de Dios (Saint John of God).

 
Erected 2010 by Coordinación Ejecutiva del Bicentenario y del Centenario del Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas.
 
Location. 16° 44.251′ N, 92° 38.33′ W. Marker is in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, in Municipality of San Cristóbal de las Casas. Marker is on Calle 16 de Septiembre just north of Calle Guadalupe Victoria, on the left when traveling
José Eduardo Flores Ruíz Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2017
2. José Eduardo Flores Ruíz Marker
The marker is at the far left in this view of the shelter donated by Father Flores Ruíz.
north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16 de Septiembre 10, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas 29200, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Crescencio Rosas y Tejada (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Mazariegos House (about 150 meters away); The History of San Cristóbal de las Casas (about 150 meters away); Hotel Ciudad Real (about 180 meters away); Miguel Francisco Utrilla Trujillo (about 180 meters away); María Adelina Flores Morales (about 210 meters away); Hermilo López Sánchez (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The House of the Congress of Chiapas (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Cristóbal de las Casas.
 
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Nearby Cathedral of San Cristóbal de las Casas image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 29, 2017
3. Nearby Cathedral of San Cristóbal de las Casas
The marker is directly west across from the Cathedral. The Cathedral and many other churches in San Cristóbal are closed due to damage from the September 19, 2017 7.1 magnitude earthquake that struck Mexico.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 8, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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