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Montpellier: Topographic Views

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dc.coverage.spatial Creation: Montpellier, Languedoc-Roussillon, France en_US
dc.coverage.temporal 1999 (creation) en_US
dc.creator Gilchrist, Scott en_US 1999 en_US 2013-01-09T20:02:43Z 2013-01-09T20:02:43Z 1999 en_US
dc.identifier 181958 en_US
dc.identifier.other archrefid: 2064 en_US
dc.description Fountain in Esplanade de Charles de Gaulle; Montpellier was one of the pilgrimage sites on route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It is famous for the terraced 17th- and 18th-century Promenade du Peyrou which offers spectacular views. Montpellier is the site of the oldest Botanical Gardens in France which was founded by Henry IV in 1593. It has an important French paintings museum called the Fabre Museum and is the seat of International Vine and Wine Fair. Historic sites include city walls, early churches, and hospitals. Source: Thesaurus of Geographic Names (Notes) [website]; (accessed 7/14/2010) en_US
dc.format.medium digital images en_US
dc.rights © Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc. en_US
dc.subject architecture en_US
dc.subject cityscape en_US
dc.subject documentation en_US
dc.subject Twentieth century en_US
dc.title Montpellier: Topographic Views en_US
dc.type image en_US
dc.rights.access Licensed for educational and research use by the MIT community only en_US
dc.identifier.vendorcode 1A2-F-MP-MPO-B7 en_US
vra.culturalContext French en_US
vra.technique photography en_US
vra.worktype photograph en_US
vra.worktype topographical view en_US
dc.contributor.display Scott Gilchrist (Canadian photographer, born 1960) en_US

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