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Bismarck's boost

Graetz, F. (Friedrich), approximately 1840-approximately 1913
Print shows a large elephant labeled "Bismarck" lifting "Alfonso" XII high over the head of a soldier labeled "France." Caption: The Uhlan King "I'm taller than YOU, now!"
International relations, Relations with Spain, Relations with France, Elephants, Bismarck, Otto, F├╝rst von, 1815-1898, Alfonso XII, King of Spain, 1857-1885
Theodore Roosevelt Center
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
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