Rheims, France - Champagne Cellar, with Big Barrels of Wine

A champagne cellar in Rheims, France, with big barrels of wine. A man in an apron leans against one barrel. Three giant engraved barrels rest in the background, the central barrel supporting a balcony. Several rows of smaller barrels are lined up on the floor. An electric light hangs from the ceiling. Rheims is the largest city in the region of Champagne, and a major center of champagne production, (1898).
Date Original
circa 1898
New York State Archives. New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, ca. 1856-1939. A3045-78, A5247.
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