Baron Georges Eugène HAUSSMANN (1809–1891).

Plan to Redesign Paris.


1852 map showing proposed boulevards
c.1852 photograph of Napoleon III
and Haussman planning the
transformation of Paris

Contemporary engraving
of workmen installing
the Paris sewers
1734 engraving of the Ile de Cité
at the Pont Neuf
Contemporary engraving of a boulevard in Paris
c.1902 photograph of a Paris boulevard
c.1880 view of the Avenue de la Opéra
looking toward the Louvre
"Five Levels of Parisian Life"
– a comic depiction of Parisian
class division in a typical apartmenent
"Balloon Ascension: June 29, 1850, in the Tuilerie Gardens"
– newspaper engraving