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Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Avenida Professor Alfredo Balena 523
(Grupo Escolar Pedro II)

Indústria e ciência

Industry and Science

artist unknown
1926

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Description

Two stone sitting allegorical figures flanking the entrance of the Pedro II School, built in 1926.

Belo Horizonte - Indústria e ciência
Indústria / Industry
with torch and cogwheel

Belo Horizonte - Indústria e ciência
Ciência / Science
with books, a writing feather and a globe

Inscription(s)

A escola actual é
a escola da vida,
Os professores e os
paes devem conjugar
o pensamento de tal
maneira que a creança,
em casa, encontre um
mestre e, na escola,
tenha um pae
Mello Vianna

GRUPO ESCOLAR PEDRO II
mandado construir
pelo presidente
fernando mello vianna
sendo secretario
do interior
sandoval de azevedo
e inaugurado em
agosto de 1926

The current school is
the school of life, Teachers and
parents must conjugate
the thought of such
way that growth,
At home find a
master and, at school,
have a father

PEDRO II SCHOOL GROUP
Ordered to build
by the president
Fernando Mello Vianna
being secretary
of the interior
Sandoval de Azevedo
And opened in
August 1926

Sculptor

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Locatie (S 19°55'33" - W 43°55'47")

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