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Näfelser Fahrt: Recitation from an old document

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Man reciting a historical document describing the events of 1388 in medieval German language (though easily understandable for those speaking Swiss German).

Photo taken in Näfels town 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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