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Title: Mensaje del poder ejecutivo a la Asamblea Legislativa del Estado Soberano de Bolívar, en sus sesiones ordinarias 1875
Creator: Baena, Eugenio
Publication Info: Cartagena : Tipografia de Antonio Araujo L., 1875.
Physical Details: 45 p. ; 21 x 15 4/10 cms.
Physical Condition: Rear Wrapper gone. Slightly dog-eared, but fair.

Summary: The first part of this report was an evaluation of the conditions of the State of Bolívar during a period of violent national conflict. It is particularly concerned with the attacks to which the Magdalena area had been subjected. The second part the report presented a detailed account of the finances and proposed bills relating to the general functioning of the state.
Historical Notes: The State of Bolívar is located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia parallel to the lower Magdalena River. The Department of Bolívar was established in 1886, and was reduced in size in 1910, 1951, and 1966 with the formation of the new states of Atlántico, Córdoba and Sucre. Davis, Robert 1993 Bolívar, Departamento de. In Historical Dictionary of Colombia. Pp. 95. Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press.
Donor Notes: The governor of Bolivar State reports on matters in his charge to the Assembly there, 1875. - J.L.H.

Subject(s): Bolívar (Colombia : Department) -- Politics and government -- 19th century
Governors -- Colombia -- Bolívar (Department) -- Messages

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: P01777
Record Number: 146
Islandora ID: islandora:8736