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San Felipe in Municipality of San Felipe, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Hidalgo's Priesthood in San Felipe

 
 
Hidalgo's Priesthood in San Felipe Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 18, 2019
1. Hidalgo's Priesthood in San Felipe Marker
Inscription.  

El 24 de enero de 1793 llegó Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla a encargarse del curato de San Felipe, donde realizó importante obra de valor social y político.

El Pueblo del Estado de Guanajuato, su Gobierno y la Presidencia Municipal dedican esta memoria con motivo del 175 aniversario del inicio de la gesta libertaria de 1810 y del 75 aniversario del principio de la revolución social de 1910.

San Felipe, Gto. “Año de la Patria”
24 de enero de 1985.

English translation:
On January 24, 1793 Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla arrived to take charge of the San Felipe parish, where he carried out important works of social and political value.

The People of the State of Guanajuato, its Government and the Municipal Presidency dedicate this tribute on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of the beginning of the freedom movements of 1810 and of the 75th anniversary of the beginning of the social revolution of 1910.

San Felipe, Guanajuato, "Year of the Nation"
January 24, 1985.
 
Erected 1985 by El Pueblo del Estado
Hidalgo's Priesthood in San Felipe Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 18, 2019
2. Hidalgo's Priesthood in San Felipe Marker
The marker can be seen here in front of the San Felipe Apóstol Church where Hidalgo was a parish priest.
de Guanajuato, su Gobierno y la Presidencia Municipal de San Felipe.
 
Location. 21° 28.7′ N, 101° 12.917′ W. Marker is in San Felipe, Guanajuato, in Municipality of San Felipe. Marker is at the intersection of Belisario Domínguez and Hidalgo, on the right when traveling north on Belisario Domínguez. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Felipe, Guanajuato 37600, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1936 San Felipe Massacre (within shouting distance of this marker); Hidalgo's Proclamation of Independence (within shouting distance of this marker); José Práxedis Gilberto Guerrero Hurtado (within shouting distance of this marker); Benito Juárez in San Felipe (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Miguel Hidalgo in San Felipe (about 180 meters away); The Founding of San Felipe, Guanajuato (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Plaza Aquiles Serdán (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Route of Hidalgo (approx. 1.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Felipe.
 
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A view from the interior courtyard of the San Felipe Apóstol Church image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 18, 2019
3. A view from the interior courtyard of the San Felipe Apóstol Church
An example of the religious art in the San Felipe Apóstol Church image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 18, 2019
4. An example of the religious art in the San Felipe Apóstol Church
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 12, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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