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[Entrance to exhibits on the Quay d'Orsay, showing carriages along street, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Entrance to exhibits on the Quay d'Orsay, showing carriages along street, Paris Exposition, 1889]

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Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

The Exposition Universelle of 1889 was a world's fair held in Paris, France, from 6 May to 31 October 1889. The main symbol of the Fair was the Eiffel Tower, which served as the entrance arch to the Fair. The 1889 fair was held on the Champ de Mars in Paris, which had been the site of the earlier Paris Universal Exhibition of 1867, and would also be the site of the 1900 exposition.

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01/01/1889
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Location

Champ de Mars Trocadéro48.85837, 2.29448
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