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WithJames Fletcher, D. P. Kidder

231The Emperor of Brazil—His Remarkable Talents and Acquirements—New York Historical Society the First Sight of D. Pedro II. An Emperor on Board an American Steamship—Captain Foster and the “City of Pittsburg” How D. Pedro II. Was Received by the “Sovereigns”—An Exhibition of American Arts and Manufactures—Difficulties Overcome Visit of the Emperor his Knowledge of American Authors—Success Among the People—Visit to the Palace of S. Christovão—Longfellow, Hawthorne, and Webster.