Beautiful Paris in 1900, in Color

Look how beautiful Paris was in 1900 for the Exposition Universelle. These are awesome color images of the city from over 110 years ago.

The Pavilions of the Nations, II, Exposition Universal, 1900, Paris, France

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Ancient Paris and perspective of the bridges, showing Army and Navy buildings, Expositions Universal, 1900, Paris, France

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Hotel de ville, Paris, France

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Palais de Justice and bridge to exchange, Paris, France

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Ancient Paris, Exposition Universal, 1900, Paris, France

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Place du Chatelet, Paris, France

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Notre Dame, and St. Michael bridge, Paris, France

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La grande rue (i.e., roue), Paris, France

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Arc de Triomphe, de l’Etoile, Paris, France

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Eiffel Tower and general view of the grounds, Exposition Universelle, 1900, Paris, France

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