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Old December 7th, 2012, 11:59 PM   #2421
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I think it may have something do with a famous architect that recently passed away ... Unless I'm thinking of another, very similar building.
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Old December 8th, 2012, 12:57 AM   #2422
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Oz? NZ? Italy?
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it looks like a milestone building of the early last century, but I don't know it

maybe finland ?
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I think it may have something do with a famous architect that recently passed away ... Unless I'm thinking of another, very similar building.
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Old December 8th, 2012, 03:10 AM   #2423
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Brasilia?
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Old December 8th, 2012, 03:31 AM   #2424
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Brasilia?
No, but it is Brazil.
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Old December 8th, 2012, 02:26 PM   #2425
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Rio de Janeiro?
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Old December 8th, 2012, 08:42 PM   #2426
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Old December 8th, 2012, 08:54 PM   #2427
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Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Manaos?
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Old December 8th, 2012, 09:24 PM   #2428
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Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Manaos?
Belo Horizonte is right.

It used to be the Pampulha Casino, now it is the Pampulha Art Museum. Designed by Oscar Niemeyer as part of the Pampulha park around the lake. It was built between 1942 and 1944.

Photo of the same place today:

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/1019845

The newer photo is by Jose Gustavo A. Murt…, a native of Belo Horizonte.

Old photo:
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Old December 9th, 2012, 04:45 PM   #2429
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Old December 9th, 2012, 04:50 PM   #2430
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Italy?
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Old December 9th, 2012, 05:14 PM   #2431
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USA, Canada, Australia?
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Old December 9th, 2012, 07:11 PM   #2432
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South Africa, Zimbabwe, Nigeria
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Old December 9th, 2012, 07:24 PM   #2433
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United Kingdom !?
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Old December 9th, 2012, 08:26 PM   #2434
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Malaysia, China, S. Korea?
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Old December 9th, 2012, 11:09 PM   #2435
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though not at the time this photo was taken
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though not at the time this photo was taken
Hawaii? Alaska? New Mexico?
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Old December 10th, 2012, 02:38 AM   #2438
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This is gonna give it away, but Hawaii
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Old December 10th, 2012, 09:36 AM   #2439
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Honolulu.

OK, me...next ...


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Old December 10th, 2012, 10:47 AM   #2440
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Is this old? Pretty small picture but UK?
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