Rare (4 1/2" x 6 1/4") photo directory card by Agfa with schedule of the 1936 Summer Olympic events. Card protected by modern mylar. Front of card illustrated with b/w reproduction of a photograph showing an aerial view of the Olympic Stadium. Side edges of card with slightly exposed movable dial. When dial is moved, two small cut-out windows expose dates with events and times (i.e., Sonnabd.1, 16 Uhr: Feierliche Eröffnung der Spiele der XI. Olympiade im Olympia-Stadion. 21 Uhr: Festspiel im Olympia-Stadion"). Covers all 16 days of the Olympics with all events. During rotation of the dial, verso of card shows eight scenic views of Berlin through a small window. The images are photographic reproductions in duo-tone and show the Brandenburger Tor, Pergamon-Museum, Potsdamer Platz, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtn. -Kirche, Funkturm, Freibad-Wannsee, Ruder-Regatta in Grünau, Schloß Sanssouci in Potsdam. A printed list of each photograph is accompanied by technical information, i.e., what kind of Agfa film was used, exposure and shutter speed. Photographs by Heinrich Hoffmann (Photo Hoffmann). Scarce. No listings found anywhere. Minor shelf-wear. Text in German. Card in overall very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: XI. Olympiade Berlin 1.-16. August 1936 - ...
Publication Date: 1936
Book Condition: vg
Edition: Only edition.
Book Description Eigenverlag des Herausgebers, 1936. Sondereinband. 1 Blatt Einband etw. berieben u. bestaubt G1000c *.* Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 110. Bookseller Inventory # 186238