Blueprints for the Eiffel Tower: named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Erected in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most re
Interests- Recently I have been very interested in architecture throughout history and this pictures was a very significant step in architcture -France. Eiffel Tower construction, Paris, July 1888 // Léon et Levy
When the City of Paris assumed ownership of the Eiffel Tower in there were plans to have the structure dismantled. But because the Eiffel Tower served as a vital communications hub, the city ultimately decided to let it be.