Photo shows the Grand Palace at the Exposition Universal in Paris, France. The original photo dates to the late 1890s. Caption reads: "The Grand Palace, Exposition Universal, 1900, Paris, France".<BR><BR> A photochrome(or photochrom) is a color photo lithograph, produced from a black-and-white negative. The final prints were created using different color impressions from multiple lithographic stones. They almost have a hand colored effect to them which makes them very unique considering color photography didn't come around until many years later. Learn More
Poster possibly advertising a balloon manufactured by Henri Lachambre whose facility is located in Vaugirard, a section of Paris, France. TITLE: Balloon labeled "H. Lachambre," with two men riding in the basket. Poster dates to between 1880 and 1890. Learn More
French poster shows the basket of Henri Giffard's captive balloon and a bird's-eye view of Paris to advertise balloon ascensions at the 1878 world's fair. TITLE: Panorama de Paris. Vu de la nacelle du grand ballon captif vapeur de la cour des Tuileries. Poster dates to 1878. Learn More
Nice 1920s poster introducing the All-Steel B10 automobile. At this time all cars were made of wood and metal was nailed on. History: At the 1924 Paris Motor Show, Citron presents the All-Steel B10, a car that revolutionises the industrial manufacture of bodywork. The production process was developed by the American company Budd but US carmakers are wary of adopting it because they consider it to be too modern. Car bodies were previously built of wood and the metal body parts nailed on. Learn More
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