East germany

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Berlin, Architecture, Berlin Germany, West Berlin, East Berlin, Berlin Wall, Berlin City, German Architecture, Deutschland

In the summer of 1969 when this photograph was taken, the Television Tower was almost complete. (It was opened on 3rd October). The dome of Berlin Cathdedral can be seen, as well as the spire of St Mary's Chruch and, in the middle distance, the House of the Teachers and its Congress Hall also built in the 1960's. The photograph was taken from the roof of the Interhotel Berolina (built 1961-3, demolished 1996).

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Fenna Luxy
Berlin, Leipzig, Berlin Germany, West Berlin, Berlin Wall, Socialist State, East Berlin, Berlin Photos, Back In The Ussr

1. The socialite buried wearing a lace nightgown inside her 1964 Ferrari Sandra West was a Beverly Hills socialite and wife of Texas oil tycoon Ike West. When she made her will, she requested that she be buried inside a Ferrari (shown above) “with the seat slanted comfortably.” “her beloved Ferrari 330 America was lowered into…

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El Macho