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Item ID: 214031  
  

PARIS FLOOD 1910 Postcard Quay Quai des Tournelles Police Saving Girl Boat LL 56

Vintage French Old Postcard. France. Disaster Disasters. Floods. France. The Great Flood of River SEINE. Inonde. Inondations de Paris (January / Janvier 1910) La Grande Crue de la Seine - Sauvetage d'un enfant Quai des Tournelles. Police Saving Rescue a Child Little Girl. Children. Rescue Boat. Rescue Workers. L.L. No. 56.

Publisher: LL
Series No: 56
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.

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PARIS FLOOD 1910 Postcard Quay Quai des Tournelles Police Saving Girl Boat LL 56


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