Monument aux Mort

For reasons which are still unclear to me I am profoundly fascinated by the photos of a grave "then" especially when juxtaposed with one taken "now." This is certainly the case with the Monument aux morts at the end of the allée Principale in division 4 of Père-Lachaise.

 postcard photo c. 1900

postcard photo c. 1900

 postcard photo c. 1900

postcard photo c. 1900

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photo 2016