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The plaque reads: Spanish governor of the Californias, 1775-82. In 1781 on the orders of King Carlos III of Spain, Felipe de Neve selected a site near the river Porciuncula and laid out the town of El Pueblo de la Reina de Los Angeles, one of 2 Spanish pueblos he founded in Alta California.

Directions: El Pueblo De Los Angeles Historic Park,845 N. Alameda Street
Phone: 213-485-6855
Website: http://elpueblo.lacity.org/Tourism/GuidedTours/index.htm

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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