Photographs of German politicians, political groups and events, 1945-1988.

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Photographs of German politicians, political groups and events, 1945-1988.

Photographs of German politicians, political groups and events, 1945-1988.

Press photographs of events and people in post-war West Germany. Most are of German statesmen and foreign dignitaries taken at formal occasions. There are some scenes of devastation and clean up in Berlin in 1945, the 1953 uprising, demonstrations in 1968 and 1983, and [opening ceremony?] at the 1972 Olympics. All are identified on verso.

84 photos. : b&w ; 18 x 24 cm.

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