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A hint from history
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Title:

A hint from history

Collection:

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs

Description:

Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany, sits in a throne, sword across his lap, and reads by candlelight papers labeled "Plans for German colonization in South America." The ghost of Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, looms above him as "a hint from history." On the floor are scattered papers labeled "South American mortgages" and "South American investments."

Creation Date:

1900-06-27

Creator:

Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956

Citation (Chicago Style):

A hint from history. Prints and Photographs division. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. https://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o275572. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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