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Neuenegg (1798) , - The picture shows the battle of Neuenegg (5th of March, 1798) between French and Berne troops during the French incursion in Switzerland. You can see the retreat of the French troops; in the foreground adjutant general Weber simultaneously sounding the retreat.
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Rütli Rütli 1291 (alpine meadow) at the Lake of Lucerne, 1969 - On this wall chart you can see the Rütli Oath, which is known as the founding myth of Switzerland as a confederation between the three original cantons Ury, Schwyz and Unterwalden. Depicted are members of all three cantons gathering around a fire. The scene takes place on a meadow close to the Lake of Lucerne, which you can see in the background. In the centre of the picture you can see three men swearing the oath by putting their hands together. All confederates are raising their arms, to federalize against the Habsburgs.
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