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200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government

 
 
200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
1. 200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government Marker
Inscription.
Commemorating the
Two Hundredth Anniversary
of the Founding
of the Municipal Government
of San Antonio,
1731

Dedicated, March 9, 1931, A.D.

Erected in honor of the original
sixteen Canary Island families.

 
Erected 1931 by Committee of One Hundred of the Bi-Centennial of San Antonio.
 
Location. 29° 25.433′ N, 98° 29.62′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is at the intersection of Dolorosa and Main Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Dolorosa. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Canary Islanders (a few steps from this marker); American Legion Memorial Highway (a few steps from this marker); Justice's Court (a few steps from this marker); The Bexar County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); San Antonio: The Flavor of Its Past (within shouting distance of this marker); The Storming of Bexar (within shouting distance
Canary Island Families Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
2. Canary Island Families Marker
of this marker); Main Plaza Fortifications (within shouting distance of this marker); San Antonio Mutual Aid Association (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Also see . . .
1. Canary Islanders. (Submitted on April 28, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of San Antonio. (Submitted on April 28, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
3. 200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government Marker
On the north grounds of the county courthouse.
200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
4. 200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government Marker
On north grounds of county courthouse (seen in background).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 28, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 783 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 28, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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