The Residence of Treasurer Cristóbal de Santa Clara

The Residence of Treasurer Cristóbal de Santa Clara (HM1QWI)

Location: Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional 10210
Country: Dominican Republic

N 18° 28.544', W 69° 52.98'

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La Casa del Tesorero Cristóbal de Santa Clara

Esta edificación fue iniciada en 1505 sirviendo de casa morada del tesorero Cristobal de Santa Clara. En 1508 por disposición de S.A.R. Don Fernando el Catolico sirvió de asiento a la casa de contratación y luego fue sede de la Real Audiencia y Chancilleria de Santo Domingo, primera del Nuevo Mundo, creada por la Real Provision de S.A.R. La Reina Doña Juana 1ra de Castilla en Burgos el 5 de Octubre de 1511Republica DominicanaSuprema Corte de Justicia5 de octubre de 1992Año del Quinto CentenarioEnglish translation:This building was begun in 1505 to serve as the residence of the treasurer Cristóbal de Santa Clara. In 1508 by order of His Royal Highness Ferdinand The Catholic it served as the seat of the Office of Contracts. It then hosted the Royal Court and Chancery of Santo Domingo, the first of the New World, created by the Royal Provision of Her Royal Highness Queen Juana I of Castile in Burgos on October 5, 1511 Dominican RepublicSupreme CourtOctober 5, 1992Year of the 5th Century
Year Placed1992
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Date Added Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19Q E 406774 N 2043047
Decimal Degrees18.47573333, -69.88300000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 18° 28.544', W 69° 52.98'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds18° 28' 32.6400" N, 69° 52' 58.8000" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near , Santo Domingo Distrito Nacional 10210, DO
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