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History of the building of the headquarters of the National Police

Built at the end of XIX century, paraguayans said , when asked, its of Italian style with elements caracteristic of the period, as big arches, galleries,thick walls


It was built as a carcel, then became a school because President Lopez ´s house was near, he didn t like it , so he order to translate the prison to a close village

On top is the map of Paraguay, showing that way, it s a national building

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  • Copyright: Maria Ocampos (nikkitta) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1696 W: 12 N: 3320] (13330)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-06-14
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/8
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-12-13 14:45
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