Posts Tagged ‘oktoberfest’

Heritage Photo of the Day

Friday, October 12th, 2012

This is the final photo in our salute to Oktoberfest and German Heritage, hope you enjoyed them.

Today’s photo is of:

Giessen, Germany. Peasants at market, 1890.

Giessen, Germany. Peasants at market, 1890.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Dickinson College Library

Heritage Photo of the Day

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

3 days remaining in Oktoberfest: 3 more German heritage photos.  Today’s photo is of:

Gleiberg & Castle, Hessian Peasants – Giessen, Germany, 1890

Gleiberg & Castle, Hessian Peasants - Giessen, Germany, 1890
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dickinson College Library

Heritage Photo of the Day

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Keeping in the spirit of Oktoberfest, today’s heritage photo is of:

Wittesche Apotheke, Giessen, Germany, c.1890

Wittesche Apotheke, Giessen, Germany, c.1890

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Dickinson College Library

 

Heritage Photo of the Day

Monday, October 8th, 2012

With the Oktoberfest parade wending its way through the streets of Kitchener today, we continue to celebrate German heritage. Today’s heritage photo of the day is of Giessen, Germany, c.1890:

Peasants at Market, Giessen (Germany) (1890)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Many thanks to Dickinson College Library for allowing us to use their photos.

Heritage Photo of the Day

Friday, October 5th, 2012

It’s Oktoberfest time again!  Keeping in the spirit of the festivities, today’s heritage photo is from Germany:

Marktplatz, the old Market Place, Stuttgart, c. 1881

Marktplatz, the old Market Place, Stuttgart, Germany, c.1881.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Swedish National Heritage Board