From 7th to 29th of September, 2002 - Palácio Itamaraty - Brasília

This exhibition, at the suggestion of Foreign Affairs Minister Celso Lafer, was mounted to celebrate the centenary of the Baron of Rio Branco occupation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1902.

The focus of this exhibition was the culture, the customs and the events of that time, presenting 400 works such as photographs, movies, documents, books, toys, furniture and garments, coming from museums and private collections from all over Brazil.