Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891

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Baron Georges Haussmann (1809-1891) was a French magistrate best known for the controversial rebuilding of Paris when he was prefect of the Seine under Napoleon III between 1853 and 1870. Before attaining this position, he held various other government positions throughout France, including being the prefect of the Gironde during the Second Republic. Following his dismissal from the prefecture of the Seine, Haussmann held various positions in both the public and private sectors.

From the description of Letters from Baron Haussmann to M.J. Lair, 1881-1890. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122586228

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referencedIn Walter Curt Behrendt papers, 1910-1945 Columbia University. Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library. Dept. of Drawings & Archives,
referencedIn Georges Eugène Haussmann : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891,. Carte à l'échelle de 1/5000 : [communes de Gentilly et Ivry-sur-Seine]. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863. Eugène Delacroix correspondence and working notes, circa 1814-1863. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
creatorOf Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891. Letters from Baron Haussmann to M.J. Lair, 1881-1890. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Printed invitation, dated : [Paris], for Monday, 28 January [1861?], 1861 Jan. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891. Letter to Monsieur Chérié, editor of the Argus. Paris, France. 1888 Oct. 15. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891. [Cartes-de-visite portraits of European rulers and French figures in the arts]. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Haussmann, Baron Georges-Eugène, 1810-1891 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891. Letter to M.L. Philippe. Paris, France. 1857 Feb. 12. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Georges-Eugène Haussmann, 1861 Jan. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Poulet-Malassis, Auguste, 1825-1878. Collection of autograph letters signed : [France], to Jules Castagnary, 1857-1859. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Behrendt, Walter Curt, 1884-1945 person
associatedWith Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863. person
associatedWith Disdéri, André-Adolphe-Eugène, 1819-1889. person
associatedWith Lair, M. J. person
associatedWith L. Cremière & Cie. corporateBody
associatedWith Mayer & Pierson (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Nadar, Félix, 1820-1910. person
associatedWith Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873. person
associatedWith Numa Blanc & Cie. corporateBody
associatedWith Poulet-Malassis, Auguste, 1825-1878. person
associatedWith Reutlinger, Charles, 1816-aft. 1880. person
associatedWith Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. person
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City planning--History--19th century
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Birth 1809-03-27

Death 1891-01-11

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French

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