1929 - 1935 Two Photograph Albums With Boys and Young Men's Education & Activities in Austria & Germany
20th Century - Photography - Europe - Education)

European Origin: No Publisher Noted, 1929. F Containing approximately 90 black and white photographic images of varying sizes; from 1 1/4" square to 3 " x 5 " postcard size; most of them average about 2 " x 3 ." Mostly, these are candid photographs of the life of young boys and men in Austria and Germany, with internal dating on some of the photographs of 1929 to 1935 and additional place and dating information on some. There are photos of children, mostly young boys, at class and later, as young men on class trips hiking, cycling; with adult chaperones; for the older boys, the educational duties appear to be supervised by Christian religious, male instructors only. Also, containing a few group photographs of men, students, priests; and some church interior views. Some of the images have the photography studio rubber stamps on the reverse, of the state pharmacy in Rottweil. Five of the images are commercial images of architectural landmarks in Vienna. The photographs are corner-mounted, not glued, into two hardcover albums, with black paper pages, side-string tied. One album measures 6" x 8 " and the other 7 " x 10 " approx. size; both albums with art-deco themed cloth covers. Some edge, tips wear and soiling to the album bindings; photographs are generally sharply taken, detailed and in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 25609)


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