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Castillo de San Felipe del Morro, Northwest end of San Juan, San Juan, San Juan Municipio, PR

Castillo de San Felipe del Morro, Northwest end of San Juan, San Juan, San Juan Municipio, PR

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description

Summary

Significance: This fort is one of the three defenses erected to protect Spain's first permanent colony in the present territory of the United States.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-18
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N110
Survey number: HABS PR-48
Building/structure dates: 1539 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1591 Subsequent Work
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000930

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Antonelli, Juan Baustista
de Salazar, Pedro
Price, Virginia B, transmitter
Klugh, T, transmitter
Behrens, Tom, transmitter
Boucher, Jack E, photographer
Price, Virginia B, transmitter
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Location

Valle de San Juan18.38630, -66.05825
Google Map of 18.3863026, -66.058249
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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