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Old historical photos and images of Hagåtña (Agana, Agaña), Guam

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History of city Hagåtña (Agana, Agaña), Guam in photos

A small historical reference

Geography:

Date of foundation: 1668

History: In 1668, the first Spanish missionary, Padre San Vitores arrived on the island. The family of Chief Kepuha donated land in Hagåtña enabling San Vitores to build the first church (Dulce Nombre de Maria Cathedral-Basilica) on Guam.

Population: 1 051

Sights:

Hagåtña. Agana River
Agana River
Hagåtña. Agana River and Ice Plant, 1905
Agana River and Ice Plant, 1905
Hagåtña. Broadway, 1936
Broadway, 1936
Hagåtña. Building Legislature of Guam during construction
Building Legislature of Guam during construction
Hagåtña. Cathedral
Cathedral
Hagåtña.
Hagåtña. Hospital
Hospital
Hagåtña. Laying corner stone for Congress building
Laying corner stone for Congress building. With left to right - Governor Pownall, Captain Hansen, B.J. Bordallo, 1947
Hagåtña. Main street
Main street, circa 1900
Hagåtña. Naval Advance Base, 1944
Naval Advance Base, 1944
Hagåtña. Old Hospital
Old Hospital, circa 1900
Hagåtña. Old Legislature, session hall, May 28, 1974
Old Legislature, session hall, May 28, 1974
Hagåtña. Panorama of the city, circa 1900
Panorama of the city, circa 1900
Hagåtña. Panorama of the city, 1950
Panorama of the city, 1950
Hagåtña. Panorama of the city
Panorama of the city
Hagåtña. Panorama of the street, 1870s
Panorama of the street, 1870s
Hagåtña. Panorama of street, circa 1900
Panorama of street, circa 1900
Hagåtña. Panorama of street, circa 1910
Panorama of street, circa 1910
Hagåtña. Park
Park
Hagåtña. Road between Agana and Sumay, circa 1930
Road between Agana and Sumay, circa 1930
Hagåtña. Square, 1910
Square, 1910
Hagåtña. Square, 1930-40s
Square, 1930-40s
Hagåtña. Tuberculosis Hospital
Tuberculosis Hospital
Hagåtña. Village on Caroline Islanders
Village on Caroline Islanders near Agana, 1900

Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.


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