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On March 31st, 1889, the Eiffel Tower was opened in Paris, France. The iconic Tower, designed by Gustave Eiffel, the tower stands 984 feet tall on the Champ-de-Mars in central Paris.
Paris, France.
"… the Seine River with the Eiffel Tower int he background…"
Photograph from the Lawrence Layden Scrapbook, 1941-1945 held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
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On July 8, 1951 the capital city of France, Paris, celebrated its 2,000th birthday. The “City of Lights” was founded around 250 B.C. by a Gallic tribe known as the Parisii.
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Paris, France.
"Photographs of Paris including the Arc de Triomphe, the Siene River with the Eiffel Tower in the background and a close-up of Napoleon’s tomb. Layden was able to briefly visit Paris shortly after its liberation."
From the Lawrence Layden Scrapbook, 1941-1945 held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
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"Eiffel Tower"
From the College of Charleston Scrapbooks and Photo Albums collection held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
On July 8, 1951 the capital city of France, Paris, celebrated its 2,000th birthday. The “City of Lights” was founded around 250 B.C. by a Gallic tribe known as the Parisii.
Photograph #1
Paris, France.
"Photographs of Paris including the Arc de Triomphe, the Siene River with the Eiffel Tower in the background and a close-up of Napoleon’s tomb. Layden was able to briefly visit Paris shortly after its liberation."
From the Lawrence Layden Scrapbook, 1941-1945 held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
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"Eiffel Tower"
From the College of Charleston Scrapbooks and Photo Albums collection held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
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On June 17, 1885 the Statue of Liberty, a gift from France, arrived in the New York Harbor. ‘Lady Liberty’ was designed by French sculptor Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi and engineer Gustave Eiffel, who later designed the iconic Eiffel Tower.
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"Eiffel Tower"
From the College of Charleston Scrapbooks and Photo Albums collection held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
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Postcard: Paris-The Marlboro: 24, Rue des Capucines, Faade. 
From the Margeurite Andell Collection at the Waring Historical Library (MUSC). 
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Notre-Dame (Paris, France) ; Postcards—France.; Paris (France) ; Andell, Marguerite 1884-1968.
From the Margeurite Andell Collection at the Waring Historical Library (MUSC). 
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Postcard entitled Paris-The Marlboro: 24, Rue des Capucines, Faade. 4 x 6 inches, undated.
Marguerite Andell Collection
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Postcard entitled Paris- L’Obelisque de Louqsor- Place de la Concord.  Features a color image of L’Obelisque de Louqsor in Paris.  4 x 6 inches, undated.  Part of the Margeurite Andell Collection.
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Black and white photograph of the Church of St. Chappelle in Paris, France, circa 1890-1899.  Part of the College of Charleston Scrapbooks and Photo Albums Collection.
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Oil on canvas painting of Pont Neuf, Paris, 22in. x 32in.  Created by Corrie McCallum.  Part of the College of Charleston Artwork and Sketchbooks Collection.