Lantern Slide - Man Ice-Skating, Garmisch-Partenkirchen District, Germany, circa 1920s Image Reg. No: MM 44455

Summary:
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 man ice skating on a what appears to be an outdoor track. The man is probably skating on Lake Riessersee which was a popular skating venue and the location for the speed skating and ice hockey for the 1936 Winter Olympics.
Description:
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:
Man wearing fitted pants and a jumper ice skating, on an outdoor track. There are people walking along side the track and behind the skater a group of spectators and sitting and standing at the side of the track.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: sport, tourism, trees, travel tourism, winter sports, sports, snow, skating, ice skating, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Alpine Activities
Tertiary Classification: ice-skating
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Place & Date Depicted: Lake Riessersee, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany, circa 1920s

This is probably Lake Riessersee which was a popular skating venue.

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