yanaguana


“I named this place San Antonio de Padua because it was his day. In the language of the Indians it is called Yanaguana.” -report of Fray Damian Massanet, a Franciscan missionary1

Submitted to “Thirty Poems for San Antonio’s First 300 Years.”
1. http://www.uiw.edu/sanantonio/IndiansofSanAntonioRiver.html

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