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  • Photos Rot-Weiss Essen won lower rhine Cup 2020
    For the tenth time now, the traditional club Rot-Weiss Essen won the Lower Rhine Cup on 22 August 2020. Following victories in 1993, 1995, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2016, RWE is now the record cup winner. The cup final on August 22 against 1 FC Kleve was subject to special conditions due to the Corona pandemic. Only about 300 spectators were allowed …
  • Stalinallee in East Berlin photos 1949 to 1961
    A federal road (B1) many faces and above all many names. In the heart of Berlin, in the Berlin districts of Mitte and Friedrichshain, lies today’s Karl-Marx-Allee, named after the philosopher and social theorist Karl Marx. Built around 1700, it was given the name Große Frankfurter Straße before it was renamed Stalinallee together with Frankfurter Allee on December 21, 1949 (Josef Stalin’s 70th birthday). Although …
  • Grabowsee Sanatorium – Photo collection
    A Lost Place worth seeing and much photographed directly in the Berlin area is the former lung sanatorium Grabowsee, located directly (as the name suggests) at the Grabowsee in the district of Oberhavel in the German state of Brandenburg. Founded in 1896 as a sanatorium for pulmonary tuberculosis by the German Red Cross as an experimental facility, it performed its services with 420 beds in …
  • Holidays in the GDR – Photo Collection
    Holidays in the GDR looked more diverse than one might think. Even if travelling to “western” countries was not possible, the German Democratic Republic and countries like Bulgaria or Hungary offered many recreational opportunities. Whether it was a holiday at the Baltic Sea, for example at the beach of Warnemünde, at the lakes of the Mecklenburg Lake District or around Brandenburg and Berlin, but also …