Sketches of the chateaux, churches and street scenes along the Loire, c1910


The images below, mostly vignettes based on paintings done during research for the book, come from the book The Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Valley. This guide to the region is Francis Miltoun and was published in USA in 1906. The entire book is available to download from The Gutenberg eBook Project.

 

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I am a blogger on 'The Social History of the Touraine region of France (37)' and also 'The Colonial History of Pennsylvania and the life & Family of William Penn'. I am a Director of Sweet Training Learning Consultancy Ltd. I'm about to open L'Union Bar in Paulmy, Loire Valley, France (37) in 2012 with my wife, Sandra.
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2 Responses to Sketches of the chateaux, churches and street scenes along the Loire, c1910

  1. Pingback: Scenes of the Loire c1906 ~ and a little detective work by yours truly | Social history in the Touraine ~ Central France

  2. Pingback: Views of Châteaux of the Touraine ~ by Louis-Antonin Neurdein, c1890 | Social history in the Touraine ~ Central France

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