Guanabara

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Guanabara

(Portuguese ɡwənaˈbara)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a state of SE Brazil, on the Atlantic and Guanabara Bay, now amalgamated with the state of Rio de Janeiro
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Changes were made to resolve this situation during the first term of the government of the State of Guanabara.
When Carlos Lacerda, her friend and admirer, became the governor of the state of Guanabara, in which Rio is located, her opportunity arose.
She was able to undertake this because she knew important artistic figures like Roberto Burle Marx, the landscape designer, as well as Carlos Lacerda, a friend of her youth who had become governor of the new state of Guanabara.