Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Exposition Universelle

The Victorian Era

Queen Victoria reigned from the 20th June 1837 - 22nd January 1901. However, the Victorian style of clothing ended in 1912.

Exposition Universelle

The Exposition Universelle was a world's fair which was held in Paris, France from April 15th to November 12th.

It was open and created to celebrate the achievements of the past century and to encourage development into the next.  

The exhibition saw over 50 million people. This meant that inventions such as the ferris wheel, talking films and the telephone were universally known.

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