Paris Then and Now: 1900 - 2008

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In 1900, William Henry Goodyear (Brooklyn Museum's first curator) traveled to the Paris for the World Exposition of that year, with photographer Joseph Hawkes. They brought back numerous images from the exposition including street life, vistas, pavilions, statues, and other structures and decorative details. We took some of those pictures and compared them with today's Paris. Enjoy!

Eiffel Tower, from the Pont d'Iena



Esplanade des Invalides, from the Pont Alexandre III


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Trocadero and Pont d'Iena, from the Eiffel Tower



Seine River, from the Pont Alexandre III



Champs Elysees, leading to the Arc d'Triomphe



Champ de Mars, from the Eiffel Tower



Base of the Eiffel Tower, looking through to the Trocadero



Pont Alexandre III



View of Paris and the Seine River, from the Eiffel Tower


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