Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic (II)

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Saturday 12 July, 2014 by Uncle Spike

This week’s second entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is the original passport of MUSTAFA KEMAL ATATÜRK, the founder and first president of The Republic of Turkey

Hope you enjoy this entry.

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The first entry for this week can be found here: WPC ‘Relic’ (I)

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http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/relic/

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7 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic (II)

  1. galeweithers says:

    Good grief! How old is the passport? Would never have thought of that as a relic but it sure is after seeing this post. Super find!

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  2. I visited Ataturk’s house in Thessaloniki (Greece) a few years ago, it is interesting that many leaders associated with one country came from another…. Stalin (Russia/Georgia), Hitler (Germany/Austria), Napoleon (France/Corsica) and Ataturk (Turkey/Greece). Maybe they felt a greater need to prove themselves for being outsiders. Ataturk’s legacy is remarkable.

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  3. flyingkakapo says:

    Interesting photograph. I have just returned from an enjoyable 8-day stay in Istanbul. Have posted three blogs from there at petersadventures.wordpress.com

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