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Christmas in the Balkans

Author:
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Date:
1912-12-18
Description:
Santa Claus climbs out a window, leaving behind a large sack of Christmas presents in front of a large fireplace where stockings labeled "Montenegro, Servia, Italy, England, Bulgaria, Germany, Austria, Russia, Greece, [and] France" are hanging. Leaders from the countries mentioned are fighting among themselves to get to the presents first. Caption: Santa Claus -- Here's where I beat it. Somebody else can have the job of dividing presents among that bunch!
Subject:
War of 1912-1913 (Balkan Peninsula), Christmas, Gifts, International relations, Kings and rulers, Santa Claus
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o285662
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