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Rebounding from the olive-drab pessimism of the First World War, in 1918 people of Guilford gathered in the square and celebrated as they burned the Kaiser in effigy, celebrating the peace.
About This Item
- Title: Burning the Kaiser, Armistice Day, Guilford, 1918
- Creation Date: 1918
- Subject Date: 1918
- Location: Guilford, Piscataquis County, ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: 1000-177
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Executions in effigy--Maine--Guilford
- Parades & processions--Maine--Guilford
- World War, 1914-1918--Anniversaries, etc.
- Armistice Day--Maine--Guilford
- William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941
For more information about this item, contact:Guilford Historical Society
PO Box 893, Guilford, ME 04443
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