Fernando S?mon Bol?var

Fernando S?mon Bol?var (HM5KU)

Location: Charlottesville, VA 22903
Country: United States of America

N 38° 1.903', W 78° 30.155'

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Fernando Bol?var, a native of Venezuela, attended the University of Virginia in 1827. He was the nephew and adopted son of S?mon Bol?var, The Liberator, who sent him to study in the "Republic of Washington and Jefferson." A friend of James Monroe and an admirer of Thomas Jefferson, Bol?var chose to continue his studies at the University. He returned to Venezuela where he became a distinguished man of letters and a brilliant diplomat.
HM NumberHM5KU
Year Placed1997
Placed ByThe University of Virginia, John T. Casteen III, President; Hovey S. Dabney, Rector
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:48am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 719188 N 4212278
Decimal Degrees38.03171667, -78.50258333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 1.903', W 78° 30.155'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 1' 54.18" N, 78° 30' 9.30" W
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Area Code(s)434, 540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400 Monroe Ln, Charlottesville VA 22903, US
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