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San Salvador, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
 

Simón Bolívar

 
 
Símon Bolívar Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 21, 2015
1. Símon Bolívar Marker
Inscription.
[North side]
Simon Bolivar
El Libertador
Bolivia ∙ Colombia ∙ Ecuador ∙ Panama ∙ Venezuela
Caracas. 24-07-1783
Santa Marta. 17-12-1830
Sin Bolivar hubiera quedado inconcluso la humanidad. – Unamuno
24 de julio de 1992.

50 Aniversario
Sociedad Bolivariana
De El Salvador
1951- 5 Noviembre-2001
Homenaje al Libertador

[East side]
El pueblo y el gobierno de la Republica de El Salvador, la Alcadía Municipal de San Salvador y la Sociedad Boliviarana de El Salvador, consagran este bronce cívico en testimonio de reconocimiento y gratitude al pueblo y gobierno de Venezuela por la donación de esta estatua ecuestre del “Padre del Panamericanismo” Simon Bolivar, el Libertador, en el bicentésimo nono anivesario del natalicio del héroe epónimo de las Américas. 1793 – 24 de julio 1992

[South side]
Moral y luces son los polos de una republica moral y luces son nuestros primeros necesidades. Bolivar

[West side]
Batallas por la Libertad
Pantano de Vargas 25 julio 1819 ∙ Boyaca 7 agosto 1819 ∙ Carabobo 24 junio 1821 ∙ Bombona 7 abril 1822 ∙ Pichincha 24 mayo 1822 ∙ Junin 6 agosto 1824 ∙ Ayacucho 9 dic. 1824

English translation:
[North
Wide view of Símon Bolívar Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 21, 2015
2. Wide view of Símon Bolívar Marker
side]
Simon Bolivar
The Liberator
Bolivia ∙ Colombia ∙ Ecuador ∙ Panama ∙ Venezuela
Caracas. 24-07-1783
Santa Marta. 17-12-1830
Without Bolivar humanity would have remained unfulfilled. – Unamuno
24 July 1992.

50 Anniversary
Bolivar Society of El Salvador
1951- 5 November -2001
Tribute to the Liberator

[East side]
The people and government of the Republic of El Salvador, the Mayor of San Salvador and the Bolivar Society of El Salvador, consecrate this civic work in bronze in testimony of recognition and thankfulness to the people and government of Venezuela for the donation of this statue of the “Father of Panamericanism” Simon Bolivar, the Liberator, on the two hundredth anniversary of the birth of the hero of the Americas. 1793 – 24 July 1992

[South side]
Morality and enlightenment are the poles of a republic, morality and enlightenment are our first needs. Bolivar

[West side]
Battles for Liberty
Pantano de Vargas 25 July 1819 ∙ Boyaca 7 August 1819 ∙ Carabobo 24 June 1821 ∙ Bombona 7 April 1822 ∙ Pichincha 24 Mayo 1822 ∙ Junin 6 August 1824 ∙ Ayacucho 9 Dec. 1824


 
Erected 1992.
 
Location. 13° 41.928′ N, 89° 11.924′ W. Marker is in San Salvador, San Salvador. Touch for map. The marker and statue are found in Simon Bolivar Park in the Central Historic District of San Salvador, El Salvador.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Basilica of the Sacred Heart of San Salvador (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Flights to El Salvador (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Rosales National Hospital 100th Anniversary (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The National Palace of El Salvador (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Capitán General Gerardo Barrios (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); In Memory of the Murdered Jesuit Priests (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Monument to the Salvadoran Soldiers of 1863 - 1885 (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Francisco Morazán (approx. 0.9 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Salvador.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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