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International Union of AMERICAN Republics

Flag or logo since 1900-01-01*
International Union of AMERICAN Republics (en) + Unión Internacional de las Repúblicas AMERICANAS (es) + Union Internationale des Républiques AMÉRICAINES (fr) + União Internacional das Repúblicas AMERICANAS (pt) Organisation
Emblem or Symbol*

Director William Woodville Rockhill (us)
(since 1900-01-01)
Capitals & administrative places*: Washington-District of Columbia
(Washington-District of Columbia)
Official & national languages: English (en) . Spanish (es) . French (fr) . Portuguese (pt) .


AMERICAS Commerical Bureau of the AMERICAN Republics  (Washington-District of Columbia)

1 Organs or similar:

AMERICAS Commerical Bureau of the AMERICAN Republics  (Washington-District of Columbia)Local: Commerical Bureau of the AMERICAN Republics (en) + Oficina Comercial de las Repúblicas AMERICANAS (es) + Bureau commercial des Républiques AMÉRICAINES (fr) + Departamento Comercial das Repúblicas AMERICANAS (pt)  (Washington-District of Columbia)

18 Members (excluding the associate or suspended members but including the countries represented on their behalf)   [The rulers are not necessarily the representatives in the organisation. ] :

ARGENTINE (Buenos Ayres a) President Julio Argentino Roca
BOLIVIA (Sucre cj + La Paz eir) President Jose Manuel Pando
BRAZIL (Rio of Janeiro) President Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales
CHILI (Santiago of Chili a + Valparaiso ls) President Federico Errazuriz Echaurren
COLOMBIA (Bogota) President Manuel Antonio Sanclemente
COSTA RICA (San Jose) President Rafael Yglesias Castro
ECUADOR (San Francisco of Quito) President Eloy Alfaro
GUATEMALA (Guatemala City) President Manuel Jose Estrada
HONDURAS (Tegucigalpa) President Terencio Sierra Romero
HAYTI (Port Au Prince) President Tiresias Simon-Sam
MEXICO (Mexico City) President Porfirio Diaz
NICARAGUA (Managua) President Jose Santos Zelaya
PERU (Lima) President Eduardo Lopez de Romana
PARAGUAY (Assumption) President Emilio Aceval
SALVADOR (San Salvador) President Tomas Regalado
AMERICA (Washington-District of Columbia) President William McKinley
URUGUAY (Montevideo) President Juan Lindolfo Cuestas
VENEZUELA (Caracas) Cipriano Castro

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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