National Geographic : 1946 Feb
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome, U.S.Navy, Official Monte Brazil, an Extinct Volcano, Dominates Angra do Heroismo. Suburban Row Houses Are Convenient toTheir Farm Lands Massive walls, enclosing a twin-towered chapel, belong to the castle of Sao Joao Baptista (St. John the Baptist). Thisfortification was built bySpaniards inthe17th century. It has been a prison for a Portuguese king, an African chief, and, during World War I,hundreds ofGermans.