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This is a location of historical and symbolic importance. It was here that on the 1st June 1814 two Swiss contingents - Soleure and Fribourg - landed. This event lead to the integration of Geneva into the Swiss confederation (19th of May 1815).
- "Quai Gustave-Ador". Webpage of the canton of Geneva. Retrieved 17 April 2009.