[Basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica]

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Photograph of a basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica named "Basílica Nuestra Señora de Las Piedades" which translates to "Our Lady of Mercy Basilica." The current version of this Renaissance-style church was built between 1924 and 1929 after the San Casimiro earthquake badly damaged the church.

Fotografía de una basílica en Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica, llamada "Basílica Nuestra Señora de Las Piedades". La versión actual de esta iglesia de estilo renacentista se construyó entre 1924 y 1929, después de que el terremoto de San Casimiro la dañara gravemente.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Creation Information

Parlee, Lorena M. [1969..].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Lorena M. Parlee Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to the UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 147 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: [Basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica]
  • Alternate Title: [Basílica en Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica]

Description

Photograph of a basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica named "Basílica Nuestra Señora de Las Piedades" which translates to "Our Lady of Mercy Basilica." The current version of this Renaissance-style church was built between 1924 and 1929 after the San Casimiro earthquake badly damaged the church.

Fotografía de una basílica en Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica, llamada "Basílica Nuestra Señora de Las Piedades". La versión actual de esta iglesia de estilo renacentista se construyó entre 1924 y 1929, después de que el terremoto de San Casimiro la dañara gravemente.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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"iglesia - Naranjo" Costa Rica

"Church-Naranjo" Costa Rica

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  • Preferred Citation: Lorena M Parlee Collection (AR0269), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Lorena M. Parlee Collection

Photographs from the collection of Lorena M. Parlee, a filmmaker, business executive, and educator.

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  • [1969..]

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  • March 31, 2020, 2:37 p.m.

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  • Sept. 13, 2022, 12:49 p.m.

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  • 10.096941, -84.378743

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Parlee, Lorena M. [Basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica], photograph, [1969..]; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1633616/: accessed September 25, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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