50 Spectacular Photos Capture The Streets Of Paris In The Mid-1950s


1950s was a decade of rapid change for Paris, life wasn’t always easy in Paris in the years after the second World War.  From 1946, the capital’s population grew by 50,000 people per year, reaching a total of 2.85 million in 1954. Have a look at these interesting vintage photographs of Paris take in 1950s. These historic photos capture streets, important landmarks, everyday life and activities of residents of Paris.

#1 Champs Elysees

Champs Elysees

#2 Opera

Opera

#3 Place de la Concorde

Place de la Concorde

#4 Avenue des Champs Elysees

Avenue des Champs Elysees

#5 Franklin D Roosevelt metro station

Franklin D Roosevelt metro station

#6 Paris Cafe

 Paris Cafe

#7 Foyer of Moulin Rouge

 Foyer of Moulin Rouge

#8 Eiffel Tower entrance

 Eiffel Tower entrance

#9 Paris

 Paris

#10 Paris

Paris

#11 Avenue des Champs Elysees

Avenue des Champs Elysees

#12 Avenue des Champs Elysees

Avenue des Champs Elysees

#13 Rue Berthe, Montmartre

 Rue Berthe, Montmartre

#14 La Mademoiselle de rue Gabrielle

 La Mademoiselle de rue Gabrielle

#15 In rue des Martyrs

In rue des Martyrs

#16 Lottery, Barbes-Rochechouart Metro

Lottery, Barbes-Rochechouart Metro

#17 Rue Berthe, Montmartre

 Rue Berthe, Montmartre

#18 Lido

 Lido

#19 Assemblee Nationale, Place de la Concorde

Assemblee Nationale, Place de la Concorde

#20 Place de la Concorde

Place de la Concorde

#21 Au Printemps department store, Boulevard Haussman

 Au Printemps department store, Boulevard Haussman

#22 Chaussee d’antin metro station

 Chaussee d'antin metro station

#23 Avenue des Champs Elysees

Avenue des Champs Elysees

#24 Avenue des Champs Elysees

Avenue des Champs Elysees

#25 In the Avenue des Champs Elysees

In the Avenue des Champs Elysees


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Sophia Charlotte
I am a Photographer, retoucher, writer and mother of beautiful daughter. I also colorize old photographs to give them new life.

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