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In this travel letter to his brother and sisters, Joseph Peace Hazard writes from the steamship traveling from Pará to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Topics include the Amazon River; the Magellanic Clouds [galaxies]; and the flora and fauna he observed.
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Pará; Brazil; South America
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Hazard, Joseph Peace, "Travel letter no. 03, Series 2" (1866). Joseph Peace Hazard Papers. 61.