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Crue de la Seine. Paris - Quai de la Rapée et Boulevard Diderot. Le 29 Janvier 1910 (29 January 1910) | by pellethepoet
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Crue de la Seine. Paris - Quai de la Rapée et Boulevard Diderot. Le 29 Janvier 1910 (29 January 1910)

Postcard. Postally used. Cancellation date of 3 February, 1910.

 

Likely to have been published by E. Le Deley (E.L.D.), Paris (company logo obscured by stamp).

 

Bought from an eBay seller in Mingoute, France.

 

Location: Google Maps Street View / Historypin

 

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1910_Great_Flood_of_Paris

 

Paris Under Water: How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910 by Jeffrey H. Jackson

 

The Parisian printing firm of E. Le Deley (E. L. D.), located at 73, rue Claude Bernard, was founded by the photographer Ernest Louis Désiré le Deley (1859–1917).

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Taken on January 29, 1910