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Näfelser Fahrt: Cantonal Government

  Näfelser Fahrt: Cantonal Government  

High ranking officials of canton Glarus: left a committee member, right the members of the cantonal government. The two men in traditional red gowns are "Standesweibel", their function is to escort the government at official apperances.

Photo taken at "Näfelser Fahrt", an annual commemoration day with processions, marching bands, political speeches and sermons to celebrate the anniversary of the battle of Näfels back in 1388.


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Photos taken on 2007-04-12 in Glarus and Näfels, canton Glarus (GL),
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