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Morro do Castelo: Seus Aspectos Numa Rara Coleção de Cartões-Postais

Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 39-(28)

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of reprints (made in 1999) of 21 postcards of the "Morro do Castelo" section of Rio de Janeiro which was demolished to build the 1922 Exhibition to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Brazilian independence. These photographs were taken by Mala and Marc Ferrez. Each photograph includes a detailed commentary concerning the history of the site or building shown. The collection includes a 1 page preface, a 2 page historical introduction, a 1 page bibliography, a single map of Rio's "Morro do Castelo" section, and auxiliary cover pages.


  • c. 1922


Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restrictions.


28.00 Pieces

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Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

7001 Freret Street
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, 4th floor
Tulane University
New Orleans Louisiana 70118 US
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