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Vorsicht, Kinder! Zwei Mädchen 1930 am Kaiser-Wilhelm-Nationaldenkmal auf dem Schlossplatz in Berlin. Im Zweiten Weltkrieg wurde das Monument zerstört.

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Vorsicht, Kinder! Zwei Mädchen 1930 am Kaiser-Wilhelm-Nationaldenkmal auf dem Schlossplatz in Berlin. Im Zweiten Weltkrieg wurde das Monument zerstört.

Her Imperial & Royal Highness The Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1860-1922) née Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia. She was unpopular in Schwerin and all of Germany. When her daughter Cecilie married the Crown Prince of Germany, his father Kaiser Wilhelm II disliked her so much he allowed her to come to the court of Berlin only twice, first for the wedding and later when the first son of this marriage was born.

ca. 1878 Grand Princess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia, later Duchess Anastasia of Mecklenburg-Schwerin | Grand Ladies

Her Imperial & Royal Highness The Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1860-1922) née Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia. She was unpopular in Schwerin and all of Germany. When her daughter Cecilie married the Crown Prince of Germany, his father Kaiser Wilhelm II disliked her so much he allowed her to come to the court of Berlin only twice, first for the wedding and later when the first son of this marriage was born.

Victoria, Princess Royal (Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa; 21.11.1840 – 5.8.1901) eldest child of Queen Victoria & Prince Albert.  Created Princess Royal - 1841. She became German Empress & Queen of Prussia by marriage to German Emperor Frederick III.  Mother of Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, she had 8 children

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"Prince Adalbert of Prussia (Adalbert Ferdinand Berengar Viktor) (14 July 1884 in Potsdam, Germany – 22 September 1948 in La Tour de Peilz, Switzerland) was a son of Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany by his first wife, Princess Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein."

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"He won't be happy till he gets it." British cartoon satire of Kaiser Wilhelm II reaching for Europe from bathtub. Germany's desire to catch up to Great Power of GB was a big part of German ambitions before the war. cartoon interprets this as a drive to exert G power over all of Europe and stamp out civilization. EC

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Berlin's Top 10 : Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtnis-Kirche - Tower Clock    The tower bears a clock based on a Classical design, with Roman numerals. At night, it is lit in blue by modern light-emitting diodes to match the lighting inside the new church.

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The Kiel Canal (German: Nord-Ostsee-Kanal, NOK), known as the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Kanal until 1948, is a 98-kilometre (61 mi) long canal in the German state of Schleswig-Holstein.

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The Kiel Canal (German: Nord-Ostsee-Kanal, NOK), known as the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Kanal until 1948, is a 98-kilometre (61 mi) long canal in the German state of Schleswig-Holstein.

Wilhelm II or William II (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albrecht von Preußen; English: Frederick William Victor Albert of Prussia) (27 January 1859 – 4 June 1941) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June 1888 to 9 November 1918. He was a grandson of the British Queen Victoria and related to many monarchs and princes of Europe.

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Berlin's Top 10 : Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtnis-Kirche - Main Altar    The golden figure of Christ created by Karl Hemmeter is suspended above the modern main altar in the new church. In the evening light, the windows behind the altar glow an overwhelming dark blue.

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