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Rare Photos From the Past That Will Leave you Breathless

1 Construction of the Eiffel Tower

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It’s hard to believe nowadays, but many Parisians were opposed to the building of the Eiffel Tower, and they wanted it dismantled straight after the 1889 World’s Fair for which it was built.

The tower was built between July 1887 and April 1889. This picture was taken in 1888 when the first floor had just been completed.

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