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Publishing Director: Louis Berges, director of the Archives départementales de Gironde.

Editorial: George Cuer, head of Public Service of the Archives départementales de Gironde.

Editors records and archival research: Patricia da Costa; Beaudoin Gobert.


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literary and artistic rights

The content on the pages of this site in the seaside resort of the Gironde from 1850 to 1950 are covered by intellectual property rights, in particular by Articles L.112-2 and L.341-1 and following of the Code of Intellectual Property.

All rights of exploitation are reserved, including for downloadable documents and iconographic and photographic.

Any reproduction, representation, use, provision or amendment, by any means whatsoever, of all or parts of or all or part of various documents containing rights of literary and artistic property without obtaining prior authorization of departmental archives and prospective authors or their successors law, is strictly prohibited and constitutes an infringement of copyright (Article L.335-2 et seq Code of Intellectual Property).

Only use for strictly personal use is permitted.

In all cases where intellectual works belong to the public domain, the title of the work, the author's name and place of storage or deposit will be observed and associated with the work.

Thanks to:

Valerie Sutra, the Arcachon Tourist Office has contributed to the achievement of videos.

Jean Dubroca, who kindly provided access to its chronic live broadcast on Radio Côte d'Argent.

Mr. and Mrs. Chevallier who opened the doors of the Villa Marguerite in Arcachon.

Jean-Charles Cappronnier for its historical and iconographic documentation on the open-air sanatorium of Ares.

Regional Direction of Cultural Affairs of Aquitaine, for allowing us to consult the census records of protected historical monuments of the Gironde coast.

National Archives of Fontainebleau, which preserve the archives of the Touring Club of France and the record of the Ordre de la Légion d'Honneur nomination of Marie Bartette.

The staff of the Archives départementales de Gironde.