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ID: 1021875
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1021875

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of João Pessoa (inhabited place)  João Pessoa (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 07 06 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -7.1000  decimal degrees
Long: 034 53 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -34.8833  decimal degrees

Note: Located on right bank of Paraíba do Norte River; name changed in 1930 to honor João Pessoa, state president; colonial buildings include the churches of Nossa Senhora das Neves and São Francisco; manufactures electrical products, chemicals, and metals.

Names:
João Pessoa (preferred,C,V)
Parahyba (H,V)
Filipea de Nossa Senhora das Neves (H,V)
Felipéia (H,V)
Frederikstad (H,V)
Paraíba (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of South America (continent)  ....  South America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Brazil (nation)  ........  Brazil (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Paraíba (state)  ............  Paraíba (state) (P)
Hierarchy of João Pessoa (inhabited place)  ................  João Pessoa (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  founded in 1585
city (C)
industrial center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Felipéia..........  [VP]
.................  AATA database (1995-)
Filipea de Nossa Senhora das Neves..........  [VP]
...........................................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 561
Frederikstad..........  [VP]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 561
João Pessoa..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 561
.......................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 93
Parahyba..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-131
Paraíba..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 561
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 561
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-131
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 93
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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