Santo Domingo Barracks (former) Reconstruction – San Juan PR


Puerto Rico Reconstruction Administration work relief division efforts included “reconstruction of the ancient Santo Domingo barracks, one of the island’s historic edifices dating from the early sixteenth century” in San Juan, in 1937.

Also known as Convent of the Dominicans, located with the Galería Nacional / del Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña.

Source notes

"Annual Report of the Department of the Interior"; U.S. Government Printing Office, 1937 (pg. 339)

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 19, 2017.

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Location Info

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98 Calle Norzagaray
San Juan, PR 00901

Coordinates: 18.467852, -66.118368

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