The Sierra de la Plata ("Silver Mountains") was a mythical source of silver in the interior of South America. The legend began in the early 16th century when.
Fernando Márquez de la Plata y Orozco (30 August 1740 17 December 1818) was a Spanish colonial functionary, and a member of the First Government.
El nuevo orden republicano consagrado en la Constitución de 1833, tuvo como base económica la actividad minera de exportación, la que llegó a convertirse.
To be distinguished from the Cathedral of Sucre, Bolivia, formerly La Plata. The Cathedral of La Plata in La Plata, Argentina, dedicated to the Immaculate.
Due to its great mineral wealth, the area became significant as a producer of precious . The Vía de la Plata was the cornerstone, from the 1st to the 19th century,.