Notes on the Geography of Argentina: Avenida de Mayo: Photo 38
Here's the Palace of the Argentine National Congress, much enhanced by jacarandas, which are native to Latin America though widely planted elsewhere. The park designer was Carlos (originally Charles) Thays (1849-1934). He arrived in Argentina in 1889, became director of parks and walkways, and stayed until his death in 1934.
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