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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: City of Christopher Columbus (12:31)

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After the discovery of the island in 1492 by Christopher Columbus, Santo Domingo became the site of the first cathedral, hospital, customs house and university in the Americas. This colonial town, which was founded in 1498, was laid out on a grid pattern, which became the model for almost all town-planners in the New World.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: City of Christopher Columbus

Part of the Series : Treasures of the World: North America and the Caribbean Sea
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After the discovery of the island in 1492 by Christopher Columbus, Santo Domingo became the site of the first cathedral, hospital, customs house and university in the Americas. This colonial town, which was founded in 1498, was laid out on a grid pattern, which became the model for almost all town-planners in the New World.

Length: 13 minutes

Item#: EDP144058

ISBN: 978-1-64198-584-0

Copyright date: ©1996

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