Passenger Ferry, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1847
Captioned Barque de passage a Rio-Janeiro, shows small oar-propelled ferry operated by black crewmen; accompanies a lengthy eyewitness description of Rio and its inhabitants (pp. 183-184).
Le Magasin Pittoresque (1847), p. 184
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South America--Brazil--Rio de Janeiro
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