Sunday, April 14, 2013

Passing Troops

Vintage postcard, troops on Scali degli Olandesi, Livorno
Mercato Centrale, a view (with passing troops) from Scali degli Olandesi, 1906

Scali degli Olandesi, Livorno
Mercato Centrale, a view (with parked cars) from Scali degli Olandesi, April 2013

(Postcard digitized from the collection of Antonio Cantelli)
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9 comments:

Stefan Jansson said...

Looks like the building to the right has been replaced. Too bad that you couldn't find any troops fore the modern photo!

Randy said...

Another wonderful piece of architecture.

Valladolid Daily Photo said...

The building remains intact. Very good then and now pictures.

Dina said...

Long live the shuk!

Lois Evensen said...

Beautiful pictures and what a comparison of horse power! ;)

Birdman said...

I really enjoy your postcard studies.

Gunn said...

I like to see the new and old together.
You must have (had) some great architects in Livorno.

JM said...
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JM said...

The mercato is wonderfully preserved.