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Lantern Slide - Winter Streetscape, Garmisch, Germany, circa 1920s Reg. No: MM 44471
- One of 35 black and white Lantern Slides depicting images of places and people taken in the Garmisch-Partenkirchen district in Bavaria, Germany, circa 1920s. This Lantern Slide depicts a streetscape in the town of Garmisch in winter.
Garmisch is a mountain resort town in Bavaria, southern Germany. In 1935 it was forced to combine with the neighbouring town of Partenkirchen to the east in anticipation of the 1936 Winter Olympic games. Today the joint town is the administrative centre of the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and the two areas within the town still retain quite separate identities.
- Standard format (3¼ x 3¼ inch square) lantern slide, comprising black & white photograph printed on glass with black paper edging under a protective glass cover plate.
- Description Of Content:
- Winter streetscape, scene depicts a snowcovered street in the village of Garmisch. There is snow on the road and on the roofs of the buildings which line either side of the road.
|Tagged with:||houses, tourism, photography, roads, power lines, mountains, townships, travel tourism, winter sports, snow, lantern slides|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection|
|Format:||Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Garmisch, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany, circa 1920s|