digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

For other similarly named places, see San Fernando (disambiguation).
San Fernando de Atabapo
Plaza Bolívar in San Fernando de Atabapo
Plaza Bolívar in San Fernando de Atabapo
San Fernando de Atabapo is located in Venezuela
San Fernando de Atabapo
San Fernando de Atabapo
Location in Venezuela
Coordinates: 4°03′N 67°40′W / 4.050°N 67.667°W / 4.050; -67.667
Country  Venezuela
State Amazonas
Municipality Atabapo Municipality
Founded 1758
Area code(s) 0248

San Fernando de Atabapo was the capital city of Venezuela's Amazonas state until the early 1900s. The population in 1997 was approximately 5,000.

In the early twentieth century it was ruled for a long time by Tomas Funes, a powerful caudillo who controlled the local rubber industry (derived from indigenous rubber plants) by enslaving the local native populations. His power eventually became great enough to threaten the Venezuelan authorities and he was ultimately executed in the town square in the early 1930s. The town displays a photograph of a United States military aircraft that was shot down and crashed into the Orinoco River around this time. A Venezuelan National Guard unit is stationed here.

Coordinates: 4°03′N 67°42′W / 4.050°N 67.700°W / 4.050; -67.700


Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Fernando_de_Atabapo — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.
235 videos foundNext > 

Landing Cessna 402 svta San Fernando de Atabapo en el Estado Amazonas en Venezuela

Rasante sobre la pista para quitar A las personas que transitan a diario por el lugar, para luego proceder al aterrizaje.

Video del 4to Viaje Misionero de amazonas San Fernando de atabapo

lo que hicimos en 1 semana, resumida en 5 minutos....

Pesca de Pavón, payara. San Fernando de Atabapo

Pesca de Pavón, payara. San Fernando de Atabapo estado Amazonas. Pesca deportiva diciembre 2012. Turismo desde mantecal, San Fernando, la macanilla, cinaruco...

20130902_181838.mp4

YV4BHH desde san fernando de atabapo amazona Venezuela.

Pesca de pavón y payara. San Fernando de Atabapo

Pesca de pavón y payara. San Fernando de Atabapo. Pesca deportiva, turismo desde mantecal estado Apure a san fernando de Atabapo en el estado Amazonas.

gaban estilo dark gothic La Esmeralda, Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo,

www.tiendaerzebeth.com envios a toda amazonas Puerto Ayacucho, Alto Orinoco, La Esmeralda, Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures, Puerto Ayacucho, Autana,...

chaquetas ropa estilo gotico metal rock San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures,

www.tiendaerzebeth.com envios a toda amazonas Puerto Ayacucho, Alto Orinoco, La Esmeralda, Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures, Puerto Ayacucho, Autana,...

Leggins dark gothic metal Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures,

www.tiendaerzebeth.com envios a toda amazonas Puerto Ayacucho, Alto Orinoco, La Esmeralda, Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures, Puerto Ayacucho, Autana,...

medias estilo gothic Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo,

www.tiendaerzebeth.com envios a toda amazonas Puerto Ayacucho, Alto Orinoco, La Esmeralda, Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures, Puerto Ayacucho, Autana,...

matalera Chaqueta Chamarra gothic Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo,

www.tiendaerzebeth.com envios a toda amazonas Puerto Ayacucho, Alto Orinoco, La Esmeralda, Atabapo, San Fernando de Atabapo, Atures, Puerto Ayacucho, Autana,...

235 videos foundNext > 

1 news items

Venezuela Al Día

Venezuela Al Día
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 07:26:15 -0700

-También se abrieron expectativas con el anuncio de que con aviones Gran Caravan (Cessna 208B) cubrirían las poblaciones lejanas como La Esmeralda, San Carlos de Río Negro, San Juan de Manapiare y San Fernando de Atabapo y hasta hicieron en ...
Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!