Spanish Official Coming Here For Laying Of Cornerstone Of Spain's Exhibition And Cultural Center


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Spanish Official Coming Here For Laying Of Cornerstone Of Spain's Exhibition And Cultural Center
Series Title:
Casa de Hildego (Progress Photographs, Book No. 3)
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The St. Augustine Record
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Folder: Casa del Hidalgo


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Saint Augustine (Fla.)
35 Hypolita Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Casa de Hildego (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spanish Exhibition (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
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North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 35 Hypolita Street
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H. E. Manuel Fraga Iribarne, Spain's minister of information and tourism, pictured; October 11, 1964

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University of Florida
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Fraga Iribarne, a foremost mem- Augustine, which was taken re- mation cunlor ber of General Francisco Franco's cently from the house of Admiral The Spanish Exhibition and cabinet and Spain's minister of Cultural Cter in this nation's information and tourism will visit Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles, oldest city,according to instrucSt. Augustine on October 18, for founder of 399 year old St. Au- tions by S, Don Carlos Robles the laying of the cornerstone for gustine, will be presented to Earle Piquer, director general of inforthe Spanish Exhibition and Cul- W. Newton, director-general of mation of Spain, was designed by tural Center, Spain's contribution the National Quadricentennial Sr. Javier Barroso, one of Spain's to St. Augustine's historical res- Commission, who will come from most renowned architects. toration program and quadricen- St. Augustine to receive it. The The center will be erected by tennial celebration. stone will honor the ties between the St. Augustine Historical ResSr. Fraga Iribarne's visit to St. Admiral Menendez' home in toration and Preservation ComAugustine will culminate cere- Aviles, Spain and St. Augustine. mission on the original foundamonies beginning with a Colum- The minister of information tion of an 18th century colonial bus Day celebration at the Span- and tourism will be accompanied building. ish Pavillion of the New York's on his visit to St. Augustine by H. E. Wolfe, chairman of the World Fair on October 12, 1964. Sr. Don Nuno Aguirre de Carcer, National Quadricentennial ComThe Spanish Exhibition and Cul- minister of the Spanish Embassy mission, and E. W. Newton will be present for Sr. Fraga Iribarne's visit to St. Augustine
along with Florida's secretary of
state, Tom Adams, attorney general James Kynes, adjutant gencral of the state of Florida, Henry
W. McMillan, E. R. Matthews,
U.g C. ofor Florida's
Eighth Dne Reitz,
president iverity of
Florida, J. unds, president of Stetso sity, R. W.
Puryear, president of Florida Memorial College and other state,
county and city officials.

H. E. Manuel Fraga ribarne ... will come here for cornerstone ceremony at Spanish center.