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Re: Denmark: history of the PRUSSIAN or German border lands

Posted: 9 Oct 2003 7:25AM GMT
Classification: Lookup
Edited: 20 Sep 2005 5:59PM GMT
No the rise of romantic nationalism across Europe in the nineteenth century
and the threat of absorption by Bismark's Prussia which became the German Federation

http://www.ancestry.com/library/view/news/maps/5869.asp

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National map of Germany showing the creation of the Northern German Federation in 1866 and of the German Empire in 1871.

To research the detail you need to study dated illustrations of Christmas trees - anything else is guesswork

there are pages on the correct use of flags in Denmark with a an address where you might enquire

Or ask the National Museum

poor people sometimes used a walking stick kale as a Christmas tree Grønlangkål

http://users.ats.dk/bjb/Jule_trae.jpg



Sønderjydsk Kål
http://home.worldonline.dk/ejstrups/kokkenhaven_november.htm

http://users.ats.dk/bjb/groenkaal.htm

one of my all time favourite web pages

ask http://www.vhm.dk/vhmhj.htm



Hugh W
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Hugh_Watkins 9 Oct 2003 1:25PM GMT 
Hugh_Watkins 9 Oct 2003 6:40PM GMT 
Lynne Petersen 12 Oct 2003 1:06AM GMT 
Hugh_Watkins 12 Oct 2003 4:30PM GMT 
Alastair Thomas 13 Oct 2003 12:20PM GMT 
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