Santa Teresa DÁvila Celebration At Itamatatiua Quilombo , Alcântara , Maranhã ...
Stockphoto ID: 2636934
File name: Quilombo_Maranhao_it2052.jpg
Format: digital, 4000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photo agency Based in: Brazil
Description: Santa Teresa DÁvila celebration at Itamatatiua Quilombo , Alcântara , Maranhão , Brazil . A quilombo is a Brazilian hinterland settlement founded by people of African origin . Most of the inhabitants of quilombos were escaped former slaves and , in some cases , a minority of marginalised non slave Brazilians that faced oppression during colonization .