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BERLIN BRUSHES: PENNELL´S LEIPZIGER PLATZ

Behold Warenhaus Wertheim in Leipziger Platz – famous Berlin department store whose remains were removed after WWII – here on Joseph Pennell´s 1921 lithography. An interesting fact: the section of … Continue reading

Oct 24, 2017

McROOMS WITH A VIEW

If there is one reason why the Mall of Berlin “McDonald´s” in Mitte is worth visiting, then it is this incredible view.   Although the rest of the massive shopping … Continue reading

Nov 19, 2015

YOU ARE HERE: POTSDAMER STRASSE IN OCTOBER 1945

Today´s photo, made just off Potsdamer Platz in the old Potsdamer Strasse – today´s Potsdamer Strasse was built anew to fit into the modernised grid of the PoPla – was … Continue reading

Nov 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

WILDERNESS YEARS AT POSTDAMER PLATZ

The photo above shows the throbbing Potsdamer Platz some time around 19023-1924. In the top right corner stands one of the famous Schinkel Gatehouses, two small Doric buildings designed by Karl … Continue reading

Nov 2, 2015 · 1 Comment

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