The 'Street of Nations', Paris, 1900.
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The 'Rue des Nations', at the 1900 Paris Exhibition. Differing styles of architecture are on show, including Moorish, Gothic, Oriental and Clasical. On the left is the American building flying the 'Stars and Stripes', with the Eiffel Tower in the background and a river boat on the Seine. Illustration from 'The Paris exhibition 1900: the art journal', edited by D Croal Thomson, published in London in 1901.