Founding of the Botanical Garden

Founding of the Botanical Garden (HM1JIF)

Location: Guatemala, Guatemala
Country: Guatemala

N 14° 36.892', W 90° 30.82'

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Fundación del Jardín Botánico

1922-1972

La Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala
En testimonio de agradecimiento al Señor Presidente Don Carlos Herrera
Quien por acuerdo del 17 de septiembre de 1922 donó a la facultad de
Ciencias naturales y farmacia este predio con la expresa condición siguiente:
"3ª que la mencionada facultad queda en la obligación de no
vender su propiedad, de construir un edificio apropiado a la
institución y el jardín botánico."
Comuníquese, Herrera

Secretario de Estado en el Despacho de Gobernación y Justicia, A.A. Saravia
Rafael Cuevas del Cid, Rector
Rubén Mayorga P., Decano
Mario Dary R., Director

English translation:
The University of San Carlos of Guatemala
In appreciation to President Carlos Herrera
Who by decree on September 17, 1933 donated to the faculty of
Natural Sciences and Pharmacy this property with the express condition as follows"

"3rd that the faculty mentioned here has the obligation to not
sell this property and to construct an appropriate building for the
institution and the botanical garden."
Let it be known, Herrera
Secretary of the State in the Government and Justice Office, A.A. Saravia
Rafael Cuevas del Cid, Rector
Rubén Mayorga P., Dean
Mario Dary R., Director
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HM NumberHM1JIF
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Year Placed1972
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Date Added Thursday, March 12th, 2015 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15P E 767845 N 1617196
Decimal Degrees14.61486667, -90.51366667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 14° 36.892', W 90° 30.82'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds14° 36' 53.52" N, 90° 30' 49.2" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near Avenida La Reforma, Guatemala Guatemala , GT
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