Sovereign Pontiff leaves the Vatican for the first time in sixty years - 27-July-1929 : News Photo

Sovereign Pontiff leaves the Vatican for the first time in sixty years - 27-July-1929

UNITED KINGDOM - JANUARY 25: For the first time since 1870, a sovereign Pontiff left the Vatican precincts, when Pope Pius XI left the Vatican and came into St.Peter's Square, Rome, to take possession of the territory ceded to him by the recent Lateran Treaties, which have been signed between Signor Mussolini and the Pope. A crowd of three hundred thousand people watched the procession in St.Peter's Square and the surrounding streets.' (Photo by Planet News Archive/SSPL/Getty Images)
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UNITED KINGDOM - JANUARY 25: For the first time since 1870, a sovereign Pontiff left the Vatican precincts, when Pope Pius XI left the Vatican and came into St.Peter's Square, Rome, to take possession of the territory ceded to him by the recent Lateran Treaties, which have been signed between Signor Mussolini and the Pope. A crowd of three hundred thousand people watched the procession in St.Peter's Square and the surrounding streets.' (Photo by Planet News Archive/SSPL/Getty Images)
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