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Aqueduct in Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Aqueduct in Taxco, MexicoThe stone arch of an aqueduct sits in the middle of a field. Tree-covered hills are visible beyond the arch.This arch is part of an aqueduct built under orders from HernĂ¡n [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Busy market in Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Busy market in Taxco, MexicoShoppers peruse stalls in a market. White sheets protect the outdoor market from the glare of the sun. The products for sale include handmade goods such as pottery and [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Church of the miners in Valencia, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Church of the miners in Valencia, MexicoThe cross-topped spire of an ornately-carved stone church reaches up into a blue sky. This church was dedicated to the silver miners who worked and died in the [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Colonial aqueduct in Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Colonial aqueduct in Taxco, MexicoColonial aqueduct in Taxco, MexicoA multi-story stone building sits semi-hidden behind verdant agriculture. Vines cover the lower stories of the building. This arch [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Colonial tile-roofed buildings in Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Colonial tile-roofed buildings in Taxco, MexicoColonial tile-roofed buildings in Taxco, MexicoColonial-style homes with tile roofs populate a steep hillside. Green trees abound among the houses. [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Hotel Santa Cecilia near Guanajuato, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Hotel Santa Cecilia near Guanajuato, MexicoA paved road winds up to a large crenellated building with stone battlements. A stone arch connects a tower with the main structure. Hotel Santa Cecilia is [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Narrow road in Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Narrow road in Taxco, Mexico A gray car travels down the middle of a narrow stone-paved road. Shear rock walls climb from both sides of the road. Ahead of the car a bus approaches. Taxco is a town [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Overlooking Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Overlooking Taxco, MexicoA man looks out of an arched doorway over the city of Taxco, Mexico. The archway is decorated with metal scrollwork. Red-roofed buildings are visible outside the doorway. [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Sculpture on the church of the miners in Valencia, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. Sculpture on the church of the miners in Valencia, MexicoTwo sculpted figures stand in an alcove surrounded by floral patterns carved in stone.This church was dedicated to the silver miners who [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Taxco aqueduct
by Freeman, Margery. Taxco aqueductTaxco aqueductA stone aqueduct is draped in green vines and surrounded by tall trees. A tourist stands at the base, looking away from the camera. This aqueduct was built under orders [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
The Church of San Sebastian in Taxco, Mexico
by Freeman, Margery. The Church of San Sebastian in Taxco, MexicoThe baroque facade of a large colonial-era church sits at the end of a narrow street. The cobblestones on the street are laid in geometric patterns. [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
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