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Osiris et les cabines de bains d’Arcachon

Osiris and Arcachon's bathing cabins

In May 1876, Daniel Iffla, better known as Osiris, owner of the Alexandre Dumas villa on Boulevard de la Plage in Arcachon complained to the Gironde prefect about the non-application of the decision taken by the Municipal Council on May 18, 1875 which stated that, enom November 1, all bathing cabins built in public places would be removed. He specified that cabins "closed poorly or not at all and …