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Cologne Cathedral During World War II

This beautiful black and white photo shows the cathedral in Cologne during World War II. Thankfully it survivied the bombings and stands today. Click on the image for better details. Source: Flickr user Kevin Trotman

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Beautiful Brooks Bridge in Hamburg, Germany

This beautiful photochrom from 1908 shows Brooks Bridge (Brooksbrücke) in Hamburg, Germany. Click on the image for great details. Brooks Bridge (Brooksbrücke) in Hamburg, Germany (1908) Source: Library of Congress

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Robert Kennedy and Willy Brandt in West Berlin (1964)

We found this great historical photo on Flickr, showing Robert F. Kennedy and Willy Brandt, the former Governing Mayor of West Berlin. This photo is from June 25th, 1964. Robert F. Kennedy visits Berlin in 1964 Source: Flickr user allhails Below...

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Stadtschloss, Berlin City Palace in 1860

Sadly, this structure didn’t survive the damage of World War II. The Berlin City Palace was heavily damaged during the war and ultimately razed in 1950 by the German Democratic Republic (East Germany). The Germany reunification led to calls for...

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World War II Photos of Brandenburg Gate in Berlin

These are some powerful and sad photos of the impressive Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. These were all taken around the end of World War II. Source: Photos of War Source: DeviantArt Source: Everyday Pop Source: Bundeskanzlerin Source: Constant Source:...

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Leipzigerplatz in Berlin

This is a beautiful image captured probably sometime in the early 1900s of Leipzigerplatz, Berlin. The photo isn’t labeled with a date, so what do you think? Leipzigerplatz, Berlin Source: Library of Congress Here is the Google Map of it today....

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1989 Map of Divided Berlin

Here is a map of Berlin from 1989, the same year the Berlin Wall came down. 1989 map of Berlin Source: Library of Congress

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1890s Photo of Reichstag Building in Berlin

Here is a great old photo from the 1890s showing the Reichstag Building in Berlin. Berlin. Reichstagsgebäude in 1890s Source: Library of Congress And, this is what it looks like today. Reichstag Building today Source: Wikipedia