The First Printing Press in the Americas

The First Printing Press in the Americas (HM1PFM)

Location: Ejido del Centro, Distrito Federal 06000
Country: Mexico
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N 19° 26.014', W 99° 7.849'

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La Primera Imprenta en América

El VirreyDon Antonio de Mendozaestablecio aquien el año 1536La Primera Imprentade Americalos tipógrafos fueronEsteban MartinyJuan Paoli. Siendo Presidentede laRepublicaEl C. Venustiano Carranza. El Ayuntamiento Provisionalde la Ciudad de Mexicocoloco esta lapida en 31 de diciembrede 1917. English translation:The Viceroy Don Antonio de Mendozaestablished here in 1536The First Printing Pressin the Americas. The printers were Esteban Martin and Juan Paoli. President of the RepublicVenustiano CarranzaThe Provisional City Government of the Ciudad de Mexicoplaced this marker on December 31, 1917.
Year Placed1917
Placed ByAyuntamiento Provisional de la Ciudad de Mexico
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Date Added Thursday, November 19th, 2015 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14Q E 486267 N 2148806
Decimal Degrees19.43356667, -99.13081667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 19° 26.014', W 99° 7.849'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds19° 26' 0.84" N, 99° 7' 50.94" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10 Lic. Verdad, Ejido del Centro Distrito Federal 06000, MX
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