Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

La Plata

La Plata, the capital of Buenos Ayres, a province of the Argentine Republic, is some 30 miles S. of the town of Buenos Ayres. If is quite a new town, having been founded so recently as 1882. It has many fine modern buildings, and manufactures cotton and woollen tissues. Seven miles from the city are a hospital and an asylum. Its harbour is connected with that of Ensenada by means of a canal.

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.”
Hebrews 12:1