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Wallpaper depicting the Vine and Olive Colony.

The Vine and Olive Colony was an early French settlement near present-day Demopolis, Alabama. The wallpaper is on display at the Alabama Department of Archives and History. This image is the first of two wallpaper panels.

Date: 1820-1829
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Painting

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 2 5
Grade 7 (Geography): Standard(s) 7
Grade 10: Standard(s) 8

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