Photographer's Note

Belém, city placed in Amazon forest,passed for a great project of urban development between 1850 and 1920. Exporting rubber for the world, Belém has earned a great ammount of money that unfortunately, has not benefit all people. The Elite wanted to follow French patterns in clothing, architecture and even way of living. This building, with his fancy stairs, is called "Paris N' America"(Paris in America)and was built in 1870.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Paulo Miranda (pauloroberto) (12)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2004-07-28
  • Categories: Artwork
  • Exposure: f/4, 1/8 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2005-04-02 21:26
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