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Kaiser Wilhelm I.

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A miniature portrait, Prinz Wilhelm aged 13 in 1810.

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Wilhelm with Prinzeßin Augusta von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach, 1830

 

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Coronation in Königsberg, 18. October 1861. Painting by Adolph von Menzel, 1865

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Wilhelm I. on his way to an inspection at the Front, 1870

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The king awards the Pour le Mérite to the Crown Prince on the Battlefield of Wörth, 1870

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4 generations, 1882

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Photo portrait by Hofmüller,1884

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The Kaiser appeared at his window every midday punctually to view the changing of the guard. Travellers and tourists from all over could see him, as mentioned in the works of Mark Twain, American author - "Reise durch Europa"

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Wilhelm I. at his desk in the Kronprinzenpalais in Berlin, ca. 1887

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A portrait in Reisekleidung, ca. 1887

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+ 9. March 1888 and his last signature

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12. March 1888, lying in state in the Berliner Dom

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Funeral cortége from the Berliner Dom to the Charlottenburger Mausoleum, 16. March 1888

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The former residence, the Kronprinzenpalais in Berlin today.

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