Antioquia #123 (1899)

Antioquia #123 (1899)

The United States of Colombia (Estados Unidos de Colombia in Spanish) was the name adopted in 1861 through the Rionegro Constitution for the Granadine Confederation, following years of civil war. Colombia became a federal state itself composed of nine “sovereign states” comprising the present-day nations of Colombia and Panama and parts of northwestern Brazil.  Until the revolution of 1885, the separate states were sovereign states in … Continue reading Antioquia #123 (1899)