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San Pedro Cholula in Municipality of San Pedro Cholula, Puebla, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara

 
 
Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 1, 2017
1. Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker
Inscription.
1913 2004
A la memoria del Hijo Prediltecto de Cholula
Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara
Politico, Humanista, Investigador, Amante de la Cultura Cholulteca y Orgullo de esta Ciudadd
“Cancelemos odios y rencores, para el progreso de Cholula”
Gobierno Municipal 2008-2011
Cholula de Rivadavia
15 de Diciembre de 2004

English translation:
1913-2004
To the memory of Cholula’s Favorite Son
Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara
Politician, Humanist, Researcher, Lover of the Cholultecan Culture and the Pride of this City
"Let us cancel all hate and resentments, for the progress of Cholula"
Municipal Government 2008- 2011
Cholula de Rivadavia
December 15, 2004

 
Erected 2004 by Gobierno Municipal de Cholula de Rivadavia 2008-2011.
 
Location. 19° 3.686′ N, 98° 18.34′ W. Marker is in San Pedro Cholula, Puebla, in Municipality of San Pedro Cholula. Marker is on Avenida Morelos just west of Calle 2 Sur, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The monument and marker are on the southeast corner of the Plaza de la Concordia.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bernardino Rivadavia (within shouting
Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 1, 2017
2. Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker
This additional marker on the monument notes that it was restored with funds from CONACULTA in November, 2010.
distance of this marker); Dr. Moisés Toxqui Avila (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Franciscan Convent of The Archangel Gabriel / San Pedro Cholula (about 150 meters away); Emiliano Zapata (about 150 meters away); Parish of San Pedro Apostle (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Sanctuary of The Remedies (approx. half a kilometer away); Cholula (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); The Wishing Well of Cholula (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Pedro Cholula.
 
Regarding Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara. Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara is most remembered for being Governor of the state of Puebla from 1975 to 1981. He was the first governor to complete a full term after ten years of interim and provisional governors during a period marked by political strife between university students and government authorities. He is remembered as a conciliatory figure, in addition to being a doctor, teacher and able administrator.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPolitics
 
Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 1, 2017
3. Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker
A portion of the Convent of the Archangel Gabriel is visible in the distance.
Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 1, 2017
4. Dr. Alfredo Toxqui Fernández de Lara Marker
The statue was previously located at the corner of Boulevard Forjadores and Avenida 12, but was moved to this location at the Plaza de Concordia in December, 2010. The statue is the work of Architect Jesús Corro Ferrer (note his signature on the statue's jacket).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 10, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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