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ID: 7006287
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7006287

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Buenos Aires (inhabited place)  Buenos Aires (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 34 40 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -34.6667  decimal degrees
Long: 058 30 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -58.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Founded in 1580; seat of viceroyalty of La Plata (Buenos Aires) in 1776; was blockaded by British in dispute over Uruguay 1845; drew up its own constitution & battled provinces over control of country 1854-1880.

Names:
Buenos Aires (preferred,C,V)
Santa María del Buen Aire (H,V)
La Plata (H,V)  ............ as viceroyalty of Spanish South America, 1776-1820s

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of South America (continent)  ....  South America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Argentina (nation)  ........  Argentina (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (autonomous city)  ............  Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (autonomous city) (P)
Hierarchy of Buenos Aires (inhabited place)  ................  Buenos Aires (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  founded by Pedro de Mendoza, 1536
city (C)
national capital (C)
commercial center (C)
industrial center (C)
educational center (C)
capital (H)  ............  of subordinate division viceroyalty of Peru, 18th cen.

Sources and Contributors:
Buenos Aires..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.......................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.......................  Times Atlas of the World. Reprint ed. (1994) 34
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
La Plata..........  [VP]
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 186
Santa María del Buen Aire..........  [VP]
............................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 186
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Times Atlas of the World. Reprint ed. (1994) 34
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 186
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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