Bergmann vineyard, 1919
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After the war

[Rhineland, 1918] Millions of soldiers had been killed in the war, hundreds of thousands of people were starved to death. There was a lot of hunger, housing shortage and impoverishment. Invalids Many families had lost loved […]

Spartacists, Berlin 1919
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Elections on the brink of a civil war

[Germany, 1919] On January 19, 1919, the elections for the National Assembly were held. For the first time ever, women could vote. Also the Bergmann ladies were eager to to so. The center-left “Weimar Coalition” The […]

Weimar 1919
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Does our Republic have a chance?

[Germany, 1919] In the elections for the National Assembly on January 19, 1919, women could vote for the first time. The SPD emerged as the strongest faction and built a coalition with the Center Party / […]