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Bangladesh
Brazil
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Burma (Myanmar)
Cambodia
Canada
China

Congo
Crete
Fiji
Guinea
Hong Kong

India
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Ceará: Antonio Diogo; Antonio Justa

Distrito Federal: Rio de Janeiro: Hospital dos Lázaros (later Frei Antônio)

Goiás: Santa Marta

Maranhão: Bonfim

Rio Grande do Sul: Itapuã

São Paulo:Aimores

 

Brazil

São Paulo

Aimorés

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Bird's Eye View of the Colony

A view from the air of the asilo-colônia Aimorés

Entry to the Colony

Entry to the Colony - Historical Photograph

Entry to the Colony

Entry to the Colony, today

Football stadium

Football Stadium at Aimorés

Theatre at Aimores

The theatre at Aimorés

The theatre at Aimores, today

The theatre at Aimorés today

Church

The Church

The Church, today

The Church at Aimorés, today

Refactory at Aimores

Restaurant

Religious Day Parade

A parade on a feast day

The Pavilions at Aimores

The Pavillions at Aimorés

Pavilions, another view

Another view of the Pavillions at Aimorés

Pavillions at Aimores, today

The Pavillions at Aimorés, today

Parlatorio

Parlatorio

Parlatorio, today

The Parlatorio, today

Aimores Jazz Band

The Jazz Band for the Colony of Aimorés

Houses of the Colony

Houses of the Colony

Houses today

Houses of Aimorés today

Football game

Football game at the Colony

Houses

Houses of the Colony

Ceará      
Antônio Diogo      

Entry to the Colony

The Entrance to the Colony

Inner Garden of Antonio Diogo

Inner garden of Antônio Diogo

Coluna da Hora

The residents gathered around the coluna da hora inside Antônio Diogo

Access to the Colony

Access to the Inner Area of the Colony Antônio Diogo

Colônia Antonio Justa (Colônia de São Bento)

     

Entry to the Colony Antonia Justa

Entrance to the Colony Antonio Justa

Community Centre, now a Church

The Community Centre of Colony Antonio Justa now transformed into a Church

Christmas 1978

Christmas 1978 at Colony Antonio Justa

Christmas 1978 Celebrations

Christmas 1978 Celebrations in the Colony Antonio Justa

Students

Group of Students, 1978, at Colony Antonio Justa

Christmas 1978 Gathering

Christmas Gathering, 1978, at Colony Antonio Justa

   
Goiás      
Santa Marta      

Old Photograph of the Colony

An Old Photograph of the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Entry to Santa Marta, Today

Entry to the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás today

The Fountain

An Old Photograph of the Fountain in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

The Fountain

Another old Photograph of the Fountain in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

The Fountain, Today

The Fountain in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás today

Mens' Pavillions

Pavillions for Men in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Some People from the Colony

Some of the People in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Womens' Pavillions

Pavillions for Women in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Children and Adults

Children and Adults in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Catholic Church

The Catholic Church in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Wedding Reception

A Wedding Reception in the Colônia Santa Marta - Goiás

Rio Grande do Sul      
Itapuã      

An Arial View of the Colony

An Arial View of Itapuã

The Pavillions

The Pavillions in the Colony of Itapuã

The Pavillions TodayThe Pavillions in the Colony today.
The Cemetery

The Cemetery in the Colony of Itapuã

A View of Houses and the Church in the Colony

A View of Houses and the Church

The Church

The Church

The Theatre

The Theatre in the Colony of Itapuã

 
Distrito Federal: Rio de Janeiro      
Hospital dos Lázaros (Frei Antônio)      

Fei Antonio

The grounds of Frei Antonio

Entry to the Institution

Entry to Frei Antônio with the inscription "Here Hope is Reborn" which was changed from an earlier one which exorted those who entered the hospital to renounce all hope.

The Interior of Frei Antonio

The Interior of Frei Antônio

Stained Glass Window

Christ bringing hope to the leprosy affected.

Maranhão      
Bonfim      

A Procession in the Colony Bonfim

A Procession in the Colony of Bonfim

People in the Colony

People in the Colony of Bonfim

Football Team

Football Team in the Colony of Bonfim

People in the Colony

People in the Colony of Bonfim

Staff Member

Staff member in the Colony of Bonfim

Funeral

Funeral in the Colony of Bonfim

One of the Streets of the Colony

One of the Streets of the Colony of Bonfim

The Colony Today

The Colony of Bonfim today

The Church of the Colony

The Church of Bonfim today

 

Another View of the Colony

Another View of Bonfim today

A View from the Colony

A View from the Colony of Bonfim

One of the HutsA

One of the Huts in the Colony of Bonfim

Another View of the Huts

Another View of the Huts in the Colony of Bonfim

     
 
 


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