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In this letter to his brother and sisters, Joseph Peace Hazard writes from Tijuca neighborhood of Rio about his travels in Brazil. Topics include the local waterfall; chats with the owner of the hotel (a Mr. Bennett) and other social calls; the process of shoeing mules; and a visit to the Imperial Palace [Museum] in Petrópolis.
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Tijuca; Rio de Janeiro; Petrópolis; Brazil; South America
travel writing; letters; ocean; bays; waterfalls; mountains; plants; gardens; trees; animals; birds; architecture, domestic
Hazard, Joseph Peace, "Travel letter no. 05, Series 2" (1867). Joseph Peace Hazard Papers. 63.