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The Highland Gathering in Paris, 1889

The Highland Gathering in Paris, 1889

By Jeannie Campbell The Exposition Universelle was an event held in Paris in 1889 that commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Storming of the Bastille and featured the debut of the Eiffel Tower. Three similar events had been held in the decades before this one. It ran from May to […]