National Geographic : 1939 Dec
00 Photograph byK.Akel ESTONIA'S PRESIDENT GREETS WOMEN'S DEFENSE LEAGUE OFFICERS FROM THE BALCONY OF KADRIORG PALACE The white-clad leaders announce arrival of several regiments of the feminine military organization for a review. A regular army unit islined up as aguard ofhonor. The palace was erected by Peter the Great for his wife, Catherine. It was reconditioned in 1929 as a summer residence for President Pats (pages 804 and 833).