Item 23.0 - Peace Day celebration or festival in Filadelfia, Fernheim, Paraguay

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CA MHC 109-23.0


Peace Day celebration or festival in Filadelfia, Fernheim, Paraguay


  • [ca. 1935] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm

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This photo was sent to its recipient with an inscription of the back which reads: "In commemoration of our peace celebrations in Filadelfia..." and goes on to describe some of the platform dignitaries -- Lieutenant Ortez and his wife (who is a daughter of General Estigarribia with their body guard, a military Sargent. The Fernheim Oberschulze F. Loewens is standing behind the table. The banner over the heads of the platform guests translates: "Public interest before self-interest! Know and believe that the establishment of a community is the future for our children. Long live peace!

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Chaco Armistice Day, is a public holiday in Paraguay that is celebrated each year on June 12th; also called Chaco Peace Day and known in Spanish as 'Día de la Paz del Chaco'. This holiday commemorates the end of the Chaco War between Paraguay and Bolivia in 1935. -- Wikipedia -- AHR

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 1.7
Resolution: 1644x1042

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