Day of Design: 20 Years of Newspaper Design

La Nacion

San Jose, Costa Rica

La Nacion (The Nation) is a Costa Rican newspaper published daily circulation in San Jose.

The paper was founded on Oct. 12, 1946. At the head of the project were Carballo Sergio Romero as director, Ricardo Castro Beeche as manager and Jorge Salas in the administration. Today La Nacion is a general interest newspaper with a national daily circulation, except Friday and Saturday of Holy Week and January 2.

Source: Wikipedia

Read a 1993 design note from La Nacion


107,000 circulation

N/A staff

1993 Frontpage
La Nacion front page from Feb. 10, 1993
See a newsroom photo from 1993


N/A circulation

N/A staff

La Nacion front page from Feb. 10, 2013 (Or Feb. 8 page)