Sunday, September 21, 2014

A Century Apart

Via Solferino seen from the Fortezza Nuova, Livorno
Via Solferino with the San Marco Gate in background

Old postcard, via Solferino seen from the Fortezza Nuova, Livorno
Almost the same view via Solferino in the early years of the 1900's

(Postcard digitized from the collection of Antonio Cantelli)
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See also: San Marco - Porta San Marco - Via Solferino

12 comments:

Revrunner said...

Remarkable!

orvokki said...

Beautiful view. And indeed, looks quite same as in okd time.

Luis Gomez said...

Great! Thank you VP.

Randy said...

Beautiful now as it was then.

Arianna said...

Bel confronto! Ciao, Arianna

William Kendall said...

Some things have changed, but others endure!

Gunn said...

It is nice and interesting also to see what it looked like a long long time ago.

Dina said...

So nice that some things stay the same.

Babzy said...

pretty the same :) very nice pictures :)

Jack said...

Not very many changes, are there?

Karl Demetz said...

The buildings are remained almost similar, only a few cars and boats more...
I love these comparisons, VP !

Stefan Jansson said...

Always great to see these.