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Featured Metz Print

Toppled equestrian statue of Wilhelm I, Metz, France, 1918, (c1920). Creator: Unknown

Toppled equestrian statue of Wilhelm I, Metz, France, 1918, (c1920). 'What Alsatians did to the Statue of William I at Metz: the memorial overturned by the inhabitants on the entry into the town of the French troops'. The city of Metz, which had been annexed into the Imperial Territory of Alsace-Lorraine by Germany during the Franco-Prussian War of 1871, was returned to France following the armistice of 11 November 1918 that ended World War I. After the defeat of Germany, a statue of German emperor Wilhelm I was removed from its plinth. From "The Great World War: A History", Volume IX, edited by Frank A Mumby. [The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd, London, c1920]

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Featured Metz Print

Alexandre Baudot - Malakoff Historical Clarion - Bugler

Mr. Jean Louis Alexandre Baudot (1834-1911), delegate of the Society of Combatants of Gravelotte and the Army of the Rhine, at the Commemorative Ceremony on August 16 at Mars-la-Tour. Veteran bugler at the taking of Malakoff 1855 (Crimea) and Ladonchamps, October 7, 1870 (near Metz) - Franco-German War of 1870-1. Baudot, entered the military service as a volunteer in the 1st regiment of Zouaves in 1852, as a bugler, took part in all campaigns of the Second Empire including the seat of Sevastopol in Crimea. Sounded the charge to Malakoff's assault (1855) which earned him to be known as the "Malakoff Historical Clarion". Date: 1901

Featured Metz Print

Aqueducts, 1889. Creator: W & AK Johnston

Aqueducts, 1889. 'Remains of Aqueduct of Metz [France, Roman]; Aqueduct of Pont du Gard near Nismes [over the River Gardon near Nimes, France, Roman]; Aqueduct of Maintenon [built by Louis XIV to carry water from the Eure River to the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, France]; Aqueduct Delle Torre, Spoleto [Ponte delle Torri, Italy, 13th-century aqueduct possibly built on Roman foundations]; Chirk Aqueduct (Ellesmere Canal), [designed in 1801 by Thomas Telford, carries the Llangollen Canal across the River Ceiriog near Wrexham in Wales]; Dee Aqueduct (Ellesmere Canal)', [completed in 1805, carries the Llangollen Canal across the River Dee at Froncysyllte near Wrexham, Wales]. From "Encyclopaedia Britannica, Ninth Edition". [1889]

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