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Guadalajara in Municipality of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico — The Pacific Coast (and Central Highlands)
 

The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops

 
 
The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 7, 2018
1. The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops Marker
Inscription.
Calle del
Real Estanco del
Tabaco

Fue el nombre que tuvo este tramo en nuestra neogallega Guadalajara

Instituto Jalisciense de Antropología e Historia
Universidad de Guad.a I.N.A.H.


English translation:
The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops
This was the name of this part of the street during the neo-Galician period of Guadalajara.

Jalisco Institute of Anthropology and History
The University of Guadalajara INAH

 
Erected by Instituto Jalisciense de Antropología e Historia, Universidad de Guadalajara INAH.
 
Location. 20° 40.647′ N, 103° 20.791′ W. Marker is in Guadalajara, Jalisco, in Municipality of Guadalajara. Marker is at the intersection of Avenida Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla and Calle Liceo, on the right when traveling east on Avenida Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guadalajara, Jalisco 44100, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Regional Museum of Guadalajara (within shouting distance of this marker); The New Cathedral of Guadalajara (within shouting distance of this marker);
The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 7, 2018
2. The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops Marker
The marker can be seen here on the southern elevation of the Regional Museum of Guadalajara.
Rotunda of Jalisco’s Illustrious (within shouting distance of this marker); Calle de la Soledad (within shouting distance of this marker); Miguel Higaldo's Edict Against Slavery (within shouting distance of this marker); Monument to Hidalgo (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Plaza of the Constitution (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guadalajara.
 
Regarding The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops. The area of Guadalajara was part of the Kingdom of New Galicia from 1540 until 1786 when New Spain was split up into new administrative units known as 'intendencies'.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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