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Guanabara Bay - degraded Rio postcard

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Ilha Fiscal Rio de Janeiro_12rf00029.jpg
Ilha Fiscal, island located within Guanabara Bay, near Sugar Loaf - the name comes from the fact there have worked the Guarda Fiscal, serving the port of the then capital of the Empire in the nineteenth century - it houses a museum of cultural history that is maintained by the Navy of Brazil.