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La Concession Française, Tientsin

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The French concession was established in the same year as the British concession, in the aftermath of the Treaty of Tientsin.  It sat to the northwest of the British Concession, and was about two thirds of its same. The main … Continue reading

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The French Concession, Shanghai

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The French Concession in Shanghai was established in 1849 – the final concession to be established in the city – and it lasted till 1946, one year after the surrender of the Japanese in the aftermath of World War II. … Continue reading

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