Carved stone book with text of the Proclamation of the Junta Tuitiva, Plaza Murillo, La Paz, Bolivia
The Proclamation of the Junta Tuitiva was the Declaration of Independence of the Junta Tuitiva, a group of rebels led by Pedro Domingo Murillo. On July 16th 1809 they declared independence from the Spanish authorities, one of the first uprisings against Spanish rule in South America. The rebellion was put down and the leaders executed; ultimately though it led to Bolivian independence.
Photograph ID: Murillo2015D18
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography 2015
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