• Created Date
  • ca. 1921
  • Description
  • There was once a Roman aqueduct in Rio de Janeiro which was opened in 1750 to transport the waters of the Rio Carioca from the mountains. When the city was given a modern water supply in 1896, the career of the Arcos da Lapa aqueduct came to an end. Howev.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    Silver gelatin
    Scanned from original text at 150 dpi in color or greyscale, saved in JPEG format and resized to 768 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2005