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Tiradentes foi uma das cidades que mais teve ouro de superfcie no Brasil, e graas a esta abundncia, o arraial se desenvolveu, sendo elevado em 1718, categoria de Vila de So Jos del Rei, ganhando a configurao arquitetnica que permanece at hoje.rnA decadncia do metal no impede a Coroa Portuguesa de lanar a derrama, exigindo o pagamento compulsrio de impostos atrasados do quinto do ouro. Esta atitude opressora da metrpole faz nascer um sentimento revolucionrio, que ficou conhecido como Inconfidncia Mineira.rnEm 06 de dezembro de 1889, com a valorizao da figura do alferes, o governo republicano, decide trocar o nome da cidade para Tiradentes , homenageando o filho ilustre, nascido em 1746 na fazenda do Pombal, margem direita do rio das mortes e em 1938, no s a cidade, mas todo seu entorno paisagstico tombado pelo IPHAN, e hoje, Tiradentes se orgulha de sua vocao turstica, sendo considerada um dos plos tursticos mais importantes do Brasil.

Tiradentes was one of the cities that had the most surface gold in Brazil, and thanks to this abundance, the camp developed, being raised in 1718, to the category of Villa of San Jos del Rei, gaining the architectural configuration that remains until today.rnThe decay of the metal does not prevent the Portuguese Crown from launching the spill, demanding the compulsory payment of back taxes from the gold fifth. This oppressive attitude of the metropolis gives birth to a revolutionary feeling, which became known as Inconfidncia Mineira.rnOn December 6, 1889, with the valorization of the figure of the ensign, the republican government decided to change the name of the city to Tiradentes, honoring the illustrious son, born in 1746 on the Pombal farm, on the right bank of the river of deaths and in In 1938, not only the city, but all its landscaped surroundings is overtaken by the IPHAN, and today, Tiradentes is proud of its tourist vocation, being considered one of the most important tourist centers of Brazil.


Make: NIKON CORPORATIONrn Model: NIKON D40rn Software: Ver.1.10rn Exposure Time: 1/200rn F-Stop: f/7.1rn ISO Speed Ratings: 200rn Focal Length: 35 mmrn Date Taken: 2016-07-23 16:04rn Metering Mode: Pattern

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