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Family album of the Descendants...

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Family album of the Descendants of Honoré Charles Reille, First Count Reille, French General under the Revolution and the Empire, he was elevated to the rank of Marshal of France under Louis-Philippe. From the Belle Epoque to the end of the First World War, this album traces the life of this great family. Weddings, births, trips to Luchon, Arcachon, in their castles, receptions given surrounded by their friends ... This album contains, photographs: The visit of Tsar Nicolas II in France "Departure of the Russian Church", view on his procession in the streets of Paris, the Commune the "Palace of the Legion of Honor" by the photographer Constant Alexandre Famin, family portraits, portrait of a young communicant, portraits of soldiers, plane crash during the war, ruins in a village There are also wedding announcements, birth announcements, death announcements, menus as well as press articles on the Titanic, horse racing, automobiles, politics, the beginning of the First World War, the events of the war (Battle of the Marne), "Le journal des Poilus", caricatures of politicians, c. 1871-1935

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