National Geographic : 1945 Jul
1-4 © National Geographic Society Kodachrome byCharles S.neo A New Antigua of Pastel Walls and Tiled Roofs Has Risen from the Ruins of Guatemala's Ancient Capital Spain founded the city in 1542. Artists, architects, and artisans vied in beautifying it. For magnificence, its churches had few equals inthe New World. In1773 earthquake struck; the Government moved away. These homes present blank walls to passers-by; lifeand beauty abide inthe walled-in patios.