Explore West Berlin, Happy Moments, and more!

Explore related topics

COMMUNIST GDR BEGINS CONSTRUCTION OF THE BERLIN WALL - AUGUST 1961 - ESCAPE THRU BUILDING WINDOWS

People escape through building windows to West Germany as the Berlin Wall is being built, August 1961

At the time of the construction of the Berlin Wall, West Berlin, Germany, November 1961

At the time of the construction of the Berlin Wall, West Berlin, Germany, November 1961

West-Berlin, 1960's: Kurfürstendamm |  © Heinz Noack/Tobias Hellmann

West-Berlin, 1960's: Kurfürstendamm | © Heinz Noack/Tobias Hellmann

East German Authorities close the border between east and west Berlin and Construction of the Berlin Wall begins.

Allied Occupied Germany was divided into East and West Germany. Here citizens of East Germany peer through the "Berlin Wall" at West Germany.

Berlin, 1961. West Berliners waving and watching their relatives in East Berlin

Berlin Wall West Berliners wave to their loved ones in the East. West Berliner winken und schauen zu ihren Verwandten nach Ost Berlin (c) 2001 Heiko Burkhardt

Jitterbug dancers at a juke joint in 1939 - one of the dances that  shaped west coast swing dancing - photo from Library of Congress

Jitterbug dancers at a juke joint, 1939 - one of the dances that shaped west coast swing dancing. (photo: Library of Congress)

Pinterest
Search