Saint Sava is blessing Serbian children

Description

Children pray in front of Saint Sava, protector of schools, the Serbian people and the state. They are in an orphanage in Nice, France, some evacuated during the Serbian retreat through Albania to the island of Corfu, in Greece. In this Serbian-American orphanage, children attended school. They lived there, together with other refugees, far from the atrocities of war. Staff at the orphanage compiled this album showing the activities of the children, their guardians and teachers and dedicated it to His Royal Highness King Alexander Karadjordjevic.

Full title:
Saint Sava is blessing Serbian children
Created:
c. 1914 - 1918
Format:
Photograph
Language:
Serbian
Usage terms
Public Domain
Held by
Narodna Biblioteka Srbije

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