A Look At Paris In 1900

An interesting look at Paris, France in the late 1890’s and 1900 from film taken by the Lumière company. The video has been edited by correcting the speed and adding sound to make the film more enjoyable to watch. If you enjoyed this video you might like to take a look at New York City in 1911.

0:08 – Notre-Dame Cathedral (1896)
0:58 – Alma Bridge (1900)
1:37 – Avenue des Champs-Élysées (1899)
2:33 – Place de la Concorde (1897)
3:24 – Passing of a fire brigade (1897)
3:58 – Tuileries Garden (1896)
4:48 – Moving walkway at the Paris Exposition (1900)
5:24 – The Eiffel Tower from the Rives de la Seine à Paris (1897)