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Decoration day in Washington
Decoration day in Washington
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Summary

"Lusitania, slain by pirates, May 7, 1915" on gravestone in foreground and "May she rest in peace, compliments of the Kaiser [signed] von Bernstorff" on ribbon. "Here lies Arabic, murdered, Aug. 19, 1915 from von Tirpit[z]" on grave at center background. Donkey peering out from behind gravestone while von Bernstorff lays flowers on grave.
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Date

01/01/1916
person

Contributors

Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931, artist
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Source

Library of Congress
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