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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Site of Volcano Eruption in Faial Azores

While visiting Faial, the birthplace of my mother, We added the location of the 1957 volcano eruption to our itinerary. This eruption brought a flood of Portuguese immigrants to the USA, including my mother at 9 years old.

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Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Faial, Portugal
Copyright: © Jerry Veit