At any rate, the Medena hacienda was impressive.
On its western side is the famous hacienda (farm) of Antisana, 13,306 ft.
It was a hacienda, not a ranch, and Señor Medena was the patrón.
Also: Leandro Garcia y Gragitena, Guia del empleado de hacienda (Havana, 1860), with very valuable historical data; Carlos de Sedano y Cruzat, Cuba desde 18 5 0 a 1873.
By the time they reached the Medena Hacienda, Destiny was asleep.
Maybe because it had the same theme of wrought iron and ivory as the hacienda - and maybe they had been visiting too long.
His decision to stay at the hacienda last night had nearly caused him to miss it, but that was another story altogether.
Now she knew Candice was referring to the Medena hacienda and Alex's reluctance to inherit.
Remembering the way Felipa looked at Gerald during the party at the hacienda, she frowned.
At the hacienda a teary Alondra met them at the door.
They were somewhere else completely: a sprawling compound with low buildings, a huge barn and a massive, two-story hacienda style house.
Consult the Boletin above mentioned, publications of the Estacion Central Agronomica, and current statistical serial reports of the treasury department (Hacienda) on natural resources, live-stock interests, the sugar industry (annual), &c.
Clark, Commercial Cuba (New York, 1898); reports of foreign consular agents in Cuba; and the statistical annuals of the Hacienda on foreign commerce and railways.
According to Whymper, the tambo of Chuquipoquio, at the foot of Chimborazo, is 11,704 ft., and the hacienda of Pedregal, near Iliniza, 11,629 ft., both being permanently occupied.
The hacienda of Antisana, 13,306 ft., and the herdsmen's hut of Cunayaco on Chimborazo, 13,396 ft., are occupied only for a part of the year.
The city's industrial establishments include smelting works and a large number of reduction works, among which are some of the largest and most important in the republic. It was here that Bartolome de Medina discovered the "patio" process of reducing silver ores with quicksilver in 1 557, and his old hacienda de beneficio is still to be seen.
It looked as stiff and formal as his hacienda did.
They entered a large neighborhood and drove the same few blocks a few times before stopping in front of a large adobe hacienda walled off from its neighbors.