22) Garimpeiros (miners) digging for mineral wealth in northeastern Minas Gerais. Gold is still mined in Minas Gerais and the state also produces large amounts of semi-precious stones.22) Garimpeiros à procura de riqueza mineral no nordeste de Minas Gerais. O ouro ainda é encontrado em Minas Gerais e o estado também produz grande quantidade de pedras semi-preciosas.
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Brazil: The Colonial Legacy of Minas Gerais