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Kaiser Franz Josef Inspektionsreise in Sankt Pölten [Archive Title]
Other title(s):Emperor Franz Josef - Tour of inspection to St. Pölten
Description:The city in anticipation of Emperor Franz Joseph's arrival, its Gate of Honour decorated. The voluntary fire brigade is deployed. The Emperor leaves the station and greets the district mayors. The Emperor gives a speech, expressing his gratitude. The Emperor leaves a building, women and young girls in white dresses lined up outside. The Emperor and Archduke Rainer ride in a coach to the Town Hall Square. Girls in white dresses holding flower garlands dance before the Emperor. The Emperor visits the St. Pölten military school. With Archduke Rainer standing beside him, the Emperor boards his coach and leaves.
Keywords:EFG1914 / World War I / Emperor Franz Josef I.; Archduke Rainer of Habsburg. / St. Pölten (Lower Austria) / Emperor Franz Joseph I. of Austria visits the Lower Austrian capital of St. Pölten for the annual celebrations of the Lower Austrian shooting club; Whilst there, he visits a local military school. / World War, 1914-1918 -- Austria / Military ceremonies, honors, and salutes / City and town life