The Paris After Marville Team is growing. We have a new Research Assistant now, Raymond Salaber. He is working with the historical image files and preparing them for the upcoming iPad app.

Shanon is editing the 19th Century maps of Paris and Melissa is adjusting all of Peter’s photographs for the book. Anthony Gerace, an OCAD graduate living abroad in London, is working with Peter to update the design of the book cover.

This view looking across Avenue des Gobelins is remarkably modern looking despite being more or less the same configuration. Like many streets in Paris, the street opposite has changed its name - this one from Rue de Gentilly to Rue Abel-Hovelacque. The contemporary architecture on the left mimics the Haussmann-style shape on the right but with decidedly more angular features.