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he so-called Venetian coat in the National Museum of the Renaissance is one of the rare costumes from the end of the 16th century conserved in France. The fabric is composed of a network of small juxtaposed lozenges in brown silk on a rose colored base, similar to the small child’s garment preserved in the Landesmuseum in Detmold.

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World War I in Photos: The Western Front, Part I - The Atlantic

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LA MAISON ROSE MONMARTRE PARIS FRANCE

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Sugar rationing advert. US advert with information on sugar rationing during World War I. The sacks compare the compulsory monthly sugar ration in England (left), France (centre), and Italy (right). The voluntary ration suggested in the USA is 2lbs (just under a kilogram), the same as the compulsory UK ration. One of the key battles fought in this war was to ensure adequate supplies of food to the combatant nations. These sugar regulations were issues by the US Food Administration. This…

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World War I in Photos: The Western Front Part II, and Armistice - The Atlantic

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World War I in Photos: The Western Front, Part I - The Atlantic

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Messenger dog with its handler, in France, during World War I by National Library of Scotland, via Flickr

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Mutts during war- British messenger dogs with their handler, France, during World War I. A British soldier holds three dogs which were trained to carry messages between the lines and command during World War I. Usually the dogs had been strays, so one particular breed of dog could be not preferred. Generally, however, traditional working breeds, such as collies, retrievers, or large terriers, were chosen for messenger work.

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World War I in Photos: In France, a British machine-gun team. The gun, which appears to be a Vickers, is mounted on the front of a motorcycle side car. (National Library of Scotland)

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National Museum of the Middle Ages - Paris, France, pink door, entrance, doorway, portal, details, ornaments, architechture, photo

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