National Geographic : 1941 Dec
From Sea to Clouds in Ecuador 719 IIII I 1111 1 * Staff 'lotograplwr \. IRolert lMore A Modern Skyscraper Seems an Interloper in Venerable Quito Looking from the Government building over Plaza de la Independencia, one sees the contrast between old and new in the Ecuadorian capital. A part of the Cathedral is at the right, a reminder of Spanish days. A residential suburb of up-to-date bungalows clashes even more sharply with Quito's colonial homes.