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Item ID: 158165  
  

PARIS FLOOD 1910 Old Postcard POLAR BEAR Jardin des Plantes Ours, Botanic Garden

Vintage Old French Postcard. France. Disaster Disasters. Floods. Flooded. Flooding. The Great Flood of River SEINE. Inondations de Paris (January / Janvier 1910) Crue de la Seine. Zoo Animal. POLAR BEAR. Jardin des Plantes, Botanic Garden. Botanical Gardens. L'Ours Blanc conte ses peines. Tale sorrows.

Publisher: ELD
Faults: Minor wear at top left corner
Background: In 1910 there has been a terrible flood in Paris. Water not only flooded along the river Seine but went through the newly built Metro network into the center of the city. On January 28, 12 days after the beginning of the flood, water was 6 meters higher than usual at the Pont d'Austerlitz. Throughout the city you can still find marks of this flood.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74

PARIS FLOOD 1910 Old Postcard POLAR BEAR Jardin des Plantes Ours, Botanic Garden


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