33) A general view of Ouro Preto from the Church of São Francisco de Paulo, with the Pico do Itacolomí in the background. Located only 100 km from Belo Horizonte, Ouro Preto was the center of the Eighteenth century gold rush.33) Um panorama de Ouro Preto, visto da Igreja de São Francisco de Assis, com o Pico do Itacolomi ao fundo. Localizada a 100 km de Belo Horizonte, Ouro Preto foi o centro da corrida do ouro do século XVIII.
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Brazil: The Colonial Legacy of Minas Gerais