Louis Dalmas created one of the most dynamic photographic press agencies after the Second World War. Endowed with extraordinary energy, he could have made a fine centenary, but, alas, he died on Sunday August 3, 2014 at the age of 94. An exceptional course. Marquis Melchior, Louis, Marie Dalmas de Polignac dit Louis Dalmas was born in Paris on Tuesday June 1, 1920. His mother Nina Floyd Crosby is an American. She married his father, Marie Charles Jean Melchior1 of Polignac, in 1917 in New York City. They met during the mission of André Tardieu, French High Commissioner sent to...
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