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Proclamation and public prayer for the birth of King Boris III in Sofia

Proclamation and public prayer for the birth of King Boris III in Sofia, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeProclamation and public prayer for the birth of King Boris III in Sofia, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Proclamation and public prayer for the birth of King Boris III in Sofia
Description:Outdoor panorama photograph of ordered military establishments and a group of men in plain city clothes around a podium/stage, decorated with state flags. Orthodox priests are standing on the platform in the center. In the background: many people in front of and on the balconies of buildings.
Comment:Ceremony on the occasion of the birth of King Boris III in 1894, Sofia.
Date:1894
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 215mm x 287mm
Image: 196mm x 258mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
640 State
650 Government Activities > 659 Miscellaneous Government Activities
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
780 Religious Practices
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C IV 111
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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