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Helmut Qualtinger (1928-1986), actor, writer and comedian, in his role as "Herr Karl". 
In a frightening monologue, "Herr Karl" opportunistically switches between political loyalties, is paid for joining demonstrations and considers himself a victim of circumstances.

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Helmut Qualtinger (1928-1986), actor, writer and comedian, in his role as "Herr...
Pietro Nenni,(1891-1980),Secretary General of the      
Italian Socialist Party,Italian Foreign minister       
Primeminister,President of the Senate, 1971.

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Pietro Nenni,(1891-1980),Secretary General of the Italian Socialist Party,...
Chaim Eisenberg,Chief Rabbi,in the Vienna synagogue.   
Portrait by Erich Lessing

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Chaim Eisenberg,Chief Rabbi,in the Vienna synagogue. Portrait by Erich Lessin...
Le General de Gaulle et le Gouverneur General          
Felix Eboue,Brazzaville,Congo,Jan.1944                 
General de Gaulle and General Felix Eboue,Brazzaville, 
Congo, January 1944.

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Le General de Gaulle et le Gouverneur General Felix Eboue,Brazzaville,...
Deux portraits du Gouverneur General Felix Eboue,1943  
Governor General Felix Enbue (1884-1944).

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Deux portraits du Gouverneur General Felix Eboue,1943 Governor General Felix E...
Potsdam Conference: Stalin, Molotov and others

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Potsdam Conference: Stalin, Molotov and others
The deathmask is taken of composer Franz Lehar         
(1870-1948) on his deathbed in his villa in Ischl,     
Austria.

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The deathmask is taken of composer Franz Lehar (1870-1948) on his death...
The four High Commissioners of Austria in 1949: (l. to r.) Geoffrey Keyes (USA), Sir Alexander Galloway (UK), Emile Béthouard (France) and Vadim Sviridov (USSR).

Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria, 1949

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The four High Commissioners of Austria in 1949: (l. to r.) Geoffrey Keyes (USA),...
Robert Stolz, Austrian composer(1880-1975), and        
actress Inge Konradi during a musical evening in       
the composer's home.Vienna, 1949

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Robert Stolz, Austrian composer(1880-1975), and actress Inge Konradi dur...
Famous Catalan cellist Pablo Casals in his exile       
from Franco-Spain in Prades,French Pyrenes. 1951

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Famous Catalan cellist Pablo Casals in his exile from Franco-Spain in Pra...
Traudl Lessing with the famous Catalan cellist Pablo Casals in his exile from Franco-Spain in Prades, French Pyrenes. 1950/51 (?)

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Traudl Lessing with the famous Catalan cellist Pablo Casals in his exile from Fr...
Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a leg and an arm in World War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.

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Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a...
Kurt Schumacher,chairman of the West-German Social-    
Democratic Party,who lost a leg and an arm in World    
War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.

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Kurt Schumacher,chairman of the West-German Social- Democratic Party,who los...
Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a leg and an arm in World War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.

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Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a...
Kurt Schumacher,chairman of the West-German Social-    
Democratic Party,who lost a leg and an arm in World    
War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.1951

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Kurt Schumacher,chairman of the West-German Social- Democratic Party,who los...
Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a leg and an arm in World War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.

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Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a...
Two bouncers at the entrance to a fancy Hamburg nightlub. Hamburg, 1951

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Two bouncers at the entrance to a fancy Hamburg nightlub. Hamburg, 1951
Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a leg and an arm in World War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.

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Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a...
Carlo Schmid, member of the Social-Democratic Party,   
vice-president of the Bundestag, the West-German       
parliament, conferring with his secretary.             
Bonn, 1951.

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Carlo Schmid, member of the Social-Democratic Party, vice-president of the B...
The three Allied High-Commissioners for Germany.      
From left to right: Sir Ivone Kirkpatrick, Great Britain; Andre Francois-Poncet, France; John McCloy, USA. 

Petersberg, Bonn, West Germany, 1951.

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The three Allied High-Commissioners for Germany. From left to right: Sir...
The three Allied High-Commissioners for Germany:       
From left to right: Sir Ivone Kirkpatrick, Great-Britain; Andre Francois-Poncet, France; John McCloy, USA.

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The three Allied High-Commissioners for Germany: From left to right: Sir...
West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967)

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West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967)
West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967).

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West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967).
Ernst Reuter, mayor of Berlin during the Berlin Blockade, addresses a meeting of the Social Democratic Party. 
Berlin, 1951

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Ernst Reuter, mayor of Berlin during the Berlin Blockade, addresses a meeting of...
Kurt Schumacher,chairman of the West-German Social-    
Democratic Party (SPD)and his assistant Annemarie      
Renger. Schumacher lost an arm and leg in World War I  
and spent years in Nazi concentration camps. Renger    
later became president of the Bundestag. Bonn,1951

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Kurt Schumacher,chairman of the West-German Social- Democratic Party (SPD)an...
Carlo Schmid (1896-1979), professor, lawyer, member of the West German Bundestag (Parliament), member of the presidium of the German Social Democratic Party (SPD). 
Bonn, 1951

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Carlo Schmid (1896-1979), professor, lawyer, member of the West German Bundestag...
Carlo Schmid, professor, lawyer, member of the West German Bundestag (Parliament), member of the presidium of the German Social-Democratic Party (SPD), 1951.

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Carlo Schmid, professor, lawyer, member of the West German Bundestag (Parliament...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German statesman to visit Paris after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot. Chancellor Adenauer, Ambassador Hausenstein and High Commissioner Francois-Poncet in front of the Eiffel Tower.   

Paris, 1951

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German state...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German statesman to visit Paris after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot. 
Chancellor Adenauer leaves the Elysee-Palace after his meeting with French President Auriol.

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German state...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visited Paris as the first German statesman after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot.Robert Schuman beckoning to Jean Monnet and Walter Hallstein to join him and Konrad Adenauer.

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visited Paris as the first...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German statesman to visit Paris after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot. 
Chancellor Adenauer and French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman leave the Foreign Ministry.

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German state...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visited Paris as the first German statesman after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot. From left to right: Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman, Konrad Adenauer, Walter Hallstein.

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visited Paris as the first...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German statesman to visit Paris after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot. 
Konrad Adenauer paying a courtesy call to Edouard Herriot, President of the National Assembly.

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German state...
In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German statesman to visit Paris after the war. He conferred with Jean Monnet, Robert Schuman and Edouard Herriot. 
On a rainy afternoon, Chancellor Adenauer leaves the National Assembly after his visit to President Edouard Herriot.

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In April 1951, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was the first German state...
Ethnic Turks expelled from Bulgaria flee to Edirne, Turkey, 1951. 
Young boy carrying provisions.

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Ethnic Turks expelled from Bulgaria flee to Edirne, Turkey, 1951. Young boy ca...
Within a few weeks, some 150.000 ethnic Turks, expelled
from Bulgaria,arrived by train in Edirne,Turkey,1951.

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Within a few weeks, some 150.000 ethnic Turks, expelled from Bulgaria,arrived by...
Ethnic Turks expelled from Bulgaria flee to Edirne, Turkey, 1951. 
An old farmer registering at the reception center.

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Ethnic Turks expelled from Bulgaria flee to Edirne, Turkey, 1951. An old farme...
Refugees, ethnic Turks expelled from Bulgaria, arrive  
at Edirne railway station, Turkey.                     
Turkish policeman guarding the reception center.       
Edirne,1951.

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Refugees, ethnic Turks expelled from Bulgaria, arrive at Edirne railway statio...
President Dwight Eisenhower arriving and the First Lady on a state
visit in Ankara.

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President Dwight Eisenhower arriving and the First Lady on a state visit in Ank...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic,   
Croatia.In a trial in 1946,the cardinal was sentenced  
to a prison term for high treason;he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy-parish       
priest.Mass in the Church of Krasic.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic, Croatia.In a trial in 19...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic,   
Croatia.In a trial in 1946,the cardinal was sentenced  
to a prison term for high treason;he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy-parish       
priest. Prayer before lunch. Krasic,Croatia,1951.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic, Croatia.In a trial in 19...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown Krasic, Croatia. He was sentenced  to prison for high treason in 1946; he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy parish priest.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown Krasic, Croatia. He was sentenced to...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic,   
Croatia.In a trial in 1946,the cardinal was sentenced  
to a prison term for high treason;he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy-parish       
priest. Krasic,Croatia,1951.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic, Croatia.In a trial in 19...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown Krasic, Croatia. He was sentenced  to prison for high treason in 1946; he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy parish priest.                      Stepinac preaching.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown Krasic, Croatia. He was sentenced to...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic,   
Croatia.In a trial in 1946,the cardinal was sentenced  
to a prison term for high treason;he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy-parish       
priest. Stepinac preaching in Krasic,Croatia,1951.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic, Croatia.In a trial in 19...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown Krasic, Croatia. He was sentenced  to prison for high treason in 1946; he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy parish priest.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown Krasic, Croatia. He was sentenced to...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic,
Croatia.In a trial in 1946,the cardinal was sentenced
to a prison term for high treason; he was exiled to
Krasic in 1951,where he worked as deputy-parish priest.
Stepinac (center) during mass.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic, Croatia.In a trial in 1946...
Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic,   
Croatia.In a trial in 1946,the cardinal was sentenced  
to a prison term for high treason;he was exiled to     
Krasic in 1951, where he worked as deputy-parish       
priest. Krasic,Croatia,1951.

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Cardinal Alojzij Stepinac in his hometown of Krasic, Croatia.In a trial in 19...
A discussion among factory workers in the local pub    
in Slowenski Brod,Yugoslavia.A portrait of Marshal Tito
President of Yugoslavia,on the wall.In the Slowenski   
Brod machine tool factory,self-administration by the   
workers was first introduced in Yugoslavia.Sl.Brod,1952

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A discussion among factory workers in the local pub in Slowenski Brod,Yugosl...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.    
Socialist Oswald Paulig tours his constitutuency in his Volkswagen adapted with a microphone. Stade,1953

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.    
Erich Ollenhauer, leader of the West German Social Democratic Party, addressing an election meeting.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.     
Josef Wirth, Chancellor of the German Reich in the late Twenties, speaking at a rally of his short-lived Bund der Deutschen.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.     
Josef Wirth, Chancellor of the German Reich in the late Twenties, speaking at a rally of his short-lived Bund der Deutschen.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West German elections 1953.
After a vigorous campaign by the 77-year-old chancellor, Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority. Konrad Adenauer travelling to election meetings, Rhineland, 1953.

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West German elections 1953. After a vigorous campaign by the 77-year-old chance...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.                                     
Chancellor Adenauer travelling during the election campaign.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.        
Adenauer addressing a meeting of the CDU.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.        
Adenauer addressing a meeting of the CDU.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.     
Adenauer addressing a meeting of the CDU.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.     
Adenauer addresses a meeting of the CDU.

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West German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.     
Former German Army Major Remer during a speech in which he reiterated his far-right position.           
Lubeck, 1953

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.      
Ludwig Erhard, West German Economics Minister, "father of the German economic miracle", meeting with German industrialists.

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West German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.     
Adenauer visiting a memorial to the dead of World War II in Godesberg.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority. 
Erich Ollenhauer, chairman of the opposition Social Democratic Party (SPD), in Bonn.

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West German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West-German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority. 
Adenauer casting his vote in Bonn.

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West-German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.    
Adenauer casting his vote in Bonn.

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West German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
West German elections 1953.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) won a majority.  
Erich Ollenhauer, chairman of the losing German Socialdemocratic Party, talking to the press.

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West German elections 1953. Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's Christian Democratic U...
Anton Karas, composer of the "Harry-Lime theme" in the movie "The Third Man", playing the zither for guests at his "Heurigen" tavern. Carol Reed's post-war epic starred Orson Welles.   
                 
Vienna, 1953

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Anton Karas, composer of the "Harry-Lime theme" in the movie "The Third Man", pl...
Austrian Federal President Dr.Theodor Koerner on
the terrace of the presidential residence. The former general in the Imperial Army later joined the Socialist Party, became mayor of Vienna and won the presidency, in a run-off against the People's Party's Heinrich Glaissner, on May 27,1951.

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Austrian Federal President Dr.Theodor Koerner on the terrace of the presidentia...
Mass in St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna.
Cardinal Theodor Innitzer and co-celebrants.

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Mass in St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna. Cardinal Theodor Innitzer and co-celeb...
Mass in St.Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna.
Cardinal Theodor Innitzer and co-celebrants.

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Mass in St.Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna. Cardinal Theodor Innitzer and co-celebr...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (left) at the "Strohkoffer" nightclub, center of Vienna's young artists in the Fifties.      
Vienna, 1953

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (left) at the "Strohkoffer" nightcl...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser
(foreground right) at the "Strohkoffer" nightclub,
center of Vienna's young artists in the Fifties.
Vienna,1953

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (foreground right) at the "Strohko...
Post-war Vienna.
Austrian elections in 1953: Wilfried Gredler of the VdU (Verband der Unabhängigen, later FPÖ) playing a hurdy-gurdy.

Vienna, 1953

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Post-war Vienna. Austrian elections in 1953: Wilfried Gredler of the VdU (Verba...
Austrian election 1953: Josef Dobretsberger,leader of the  "Volksopposition", a name for the united left,including  Communists, speaking to voters. Vienna, 1953

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Austrian election 1953: Josef Dobretsberger,leader of the "Volksopposition", a...
Austrian election campaign 1953:                       
Conservative Chancellor Leopold Figl of the Austrian   
People's Party addresses voters from the stage of      
a Lower-Austrian village theatre.                      
Austria,1953

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Austrian election campaign 1953: Conservative Chancellor...
Austrian election campaign 1953:                       
Conservative Chancellor Leopold Figl of the Austrian   
People's Party addresses voters from the stage of      
a Lower-Austrian village theatre.                      
Austria,1953

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Austrian election campaign 1953: Conservative Chancellor...
Karl Gruber,Austrian Foreign Minister and leading      
member of the Conservative Peoples'Party,during an     
election meeting,Innsbruck,Austria,1953.

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Karl Gruber,Austrian Foreign Minister and leading member of the Conservati...
Willy Ellmayer,an Austrian officer in the First World
War,opened a dancing school when he lost his job in
1918.Since then he became the "arbiter elegantiarum"
in an establishment which all upper-class children
had to frequent.He also organized numerous balls. 1953

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Willy Ellmayer,an Austrian officer in the First World War,opened a dancing schoo...
Diplomats on the Danube:In the summer of 1954 the      
Austrian government invited accredited diplomats to an 
excursion on the Danube.Minister of Education Felix    
Hurdes entertains the company with folk-songs.

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Diplomats on the Danube:In the summer of 1954 the Austrian government invi...
Diplomats on the Danube:The Austrian government asked  
accredited diplomats to an annual outing on the Danube.
Cake and coffee was served in the baroque monastery    
of Melk.The Soviet Charge d'Affaires A.M.Timoshtchenko 
talks to Austrian Vice Chancellor Adolf Schaerf.

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Diplomats on the Danube:The Austrian government asked accredited diplomats to...
Life in post-war Vienna: Mayor Franz Jonas during      
a reception given by the Soviet town-commander at      
Soviet Headquarters in Vienna,1954.

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Life in post-war Vienna: Mayor Franz Jonas during a reception given by the...
French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) Pierre Mendes-France during a quiet moment in the garden of the Hotel Matignon, residence of French Prime Ministers. 
Paris, 1954

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French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) Pierre Mendes-France during a quiet...
French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) Pierre Mendes-France during a quiet moment in the garden of the Hotel Matignon, residence of French Prime Ministers. 
Paris, 1954

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French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) Pierre Mendes-France during a quiet...
French Prime minister (President du Conseil) Pierre Mendes-France. Paris, 1954

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French Prime minister (President du Conseil) Pierre Mendes-France. Paris, 1954
Pierre Mendes-France,French Prime Minister             
(President du Conseil) during an intermission          
of a meeting with collaborators outside Paris,1954.

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Pierre Mendes-France,French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) d...
Pierre Mendes-France, French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) taking a break from a meeting with collaborators outside Paris, 1954.

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Pierre Mendes-France, French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) taking a brea...
Austrian industrialist Manfred Mautner-Markhof         
(with the Mautner-family's traditional whiskers),      
watching the horses pass by before the start of        
the races.                                             
Freudenau racecours,Vienna,1954

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Austrian industrialist Manfred Mautner-Markhof (with the Mautner-family...
West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's first visit
to London and Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
From l to r:Felix von Eckhart,Adenauer's press-chief;
an aide to Adenauer;Andre Francois-Poncet,Allied
High Commissioner to Germany.London,1954

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West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's first visit to London and Prime Ministe...
West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's first visit
to London and Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
British Foreign minister Sir Anthony Eden arrives for
a meeting.London, 1954

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West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's first visit to London and Prime Minist...
British Prime Minister Winston Churchill welcomes German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer at the door of 10 Downing Street. London, 1954

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British Prime Minister Winston Churchill welcomes German Chancellor Konrad Adena...
Post-war Vienna. 
In the occupied, divided city, US and Soviet officers (Generals Fitts and Moletkov) change command of the first district on Heldenplatz, behind the monument of Prince Eugene of Savoy. US army photographers document the monthly event.

Vienna, 1954

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Post-war Vienna. In the occupied, divided city, US and Soviet officers (Genera...
Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and       
composer of the "Harry-Lime theme"plays the zither     
for his guests."The Third Man",Carol Reed's post-war   
epic of crime in post-war Vienna,starred Orson Welles. 
Vienna,1954

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Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-L...
Painter Carry Hauser in his studio,Vienna,1954

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Painter Carry Hauser in his studio,Vienna,1954
Painter Cary Hauser in his studio.                     
Vienna,1954

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Painter Cary Hauser in his studio. Vienna,1954
Actor Albin Skoda as Hamlet and Hilde Mikulicz as      
his Ophelia in a performance at the Vienna Burgtheater,
1954

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Actor Albin Skoda as Hamlet and Hilde Mikulicz as his Ophelia in a perform...
Actor Albin Skoda as Hamlet in a performance at the    
Vienna Burgtheater,1954

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Actor Albin Skoda as Hamlet in a performance at the Vienna Burgtheater,1954
Actor Raoul Aslan,Burgtheater,Vienna,1954.

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Actor Raoul Aslan,Burgtheater,Vienna,1954.
Actors Helene Thimig (wdow of Max Reinhardt) and
Martin Berliner with Ernst Haeussermann,later director
of the Vienna Burgtheater,at the Cafe Savoy in
downtown Vienna.Vienna,1954

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Actors Helene Thimig (wdow of Max Reinhardt) and Martin Berliner with Ernst Hae...
Lorenz Boehler (1885-1973), Austrian physician and famous trauma surgeon.
Professor Lorenz Böhler, who introduced the pinning of broken bones, with a "pinned" leg at Vienna's General Hospital.

Vienna, 1954

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Lorenz Boehler (1885-1973), Austrian physician and famous trauma surgeon. Profe...
Austrian critic and translator Hans Weigel.

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Austrian critic and translator Hans Weigel.
Austrian critic and translator Hans Weigel.

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Austrian critic and translator Hans Weigel.
Members of the Austrian government after a cabinet
meeting.In 1954,Austria was still under Allied
Occupation. Kolb, Raab, Maisel, Waldbrunner, Figl, Geroe,
Schaerf,  Uebleis, Bock, Graf, Thoma, Gruber.

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Members of the Austrian government after a cabinet meeting.In 1954,Austria was...
Joseph Haydn's grave was robbed shortly after his death
by "phrenologists",who hoped to learn about his genius
by studying his skull.In 1954 the skull was restored
to Haydn's remains in Eisenstadt,Austria.Sculptor
Gustinus Ambrosi follows the hearse with Haydn's skull.

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Joseph Haydn's grave was robbed shortly after his death by "phrenologists",who h...
Joseph Haydn's grave was robbed shortly after his death
by "phrenologists",who hoped to learn about his genius
by studying his skull. The Provost-Invest of Eisenstadt-Oberberg, Prilate Dr. Josef Koller, and Sculptor Ambrosi with the skull during the solemn dedication in Eisenstadt's Bergkircke, Austria, 5 June 1954.

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Joseph Haydn's grave was robbed shortly after his death by "phrenologists",who...
The case of the purloined skull: Joseph Haydn's skull,
stolen by grave-robbers for "scientific purposes" in
1809,is finally reunited to the composer's remains.In
a scurillous ceremony,sculptor Gustinus Ambrosi puts
the skull to rest. Eisenstadt's Bergkircke, Austria, 5 June 1954.

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The case of the purloined skull: Joseph Haydn's skull, stolen by grave-robbers...
The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation,    
was signed on May 15,1955 in the presence of Foreign   
Ministers Dulles (USA),Macmillan(GB),Pinay(F),Molotov  
(USSR) and Figl,Austria.Leopold Figl proudly displays  
the document to jubilant crowds. Vienna,1955

#550201 5A

The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation, was signed on May 15,195...
Leopold Figl, Austrian Minister of Foreign Affairs, proudly presents the Austrian State Treaty to the cheering crowd.

The Austrian State Treaty brought the allied occupation in Austria to an end. It was signed on 15 May 1955 by John Foster Dulles (USA), Harold Mcmillan (Great Britain), Vyacheslav Molotov (Soviet Union), Antoine Pinay (France) and Leopold Figl (Austria).

Belvedere Palace, Vienna, Austria, 1955

#550201 6

Leopold Figl, Austrian Minister of Foreign Affairs, proudly presents the Austria...
Signing of the Austrian State Treaty ending Allied     
Occupation: A Tedeum was celebrated at Vienna's        
St.Stephen's Cathedral.Sitting alone,first row:Austrian
President Theodor Koerner;behind him,l.-r.:Chancellor  
Julius Raab,Minister Felix Hurdes,Foreign Minister Figl

#550203 4

Signing of the Austrian State Treaty ending Allied Occupation: A Tedeum was...
The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation,    
was signed on May 15,1955 in the presence of Foreign   
Ministers Dulles (USA),Macmillan(GB),Pinay(F),Molotov  
(USSR) and Figl,Austria.On the balcony of Belvedere    
Palace,center:Molotov and Figl.Vienna,1955

#55020319

The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation, was signed on May 15,195...
Before the signing of the Austrian State Treaty on 15 May 1955):
The Austrian government meets Soviet foreign minister Vyatcheslav Molotov at the Office of the Federal Cancellor in Vienna. Chancellor Julius Raab shows Soviet foreign minister Vyatcheslav Molotov the 18th century hall where the Vienna Congress met in 1815 to re-arrange Europe's frontiers after the Napoleonic Wars.

Office of the Federal Chancellor, Vienna, Austria, 1955

#55020433A

Before the signing of the Austrian State Treaty on 15 May 1955): The Austrian g...
Reception in Schoenbrunn Palace after the signing of
the Austrian State Treaty:Mr.and Mrs.Dulles greeted by
Dr.Chaloupka,chef de cabinet of Chancellor Julius Raab;
Raab,waiting,to the right.

#550207 5

Reception in Schoenbrunn Palace after the signing of the Austrian State Treaty:M...
Line-up for the reception at Schoenbrunn Palace,after
the signing of the Austrian State Treaty,May 15,1955:
From l.-r.:Soviet Foreign Minister Molotov,Foreign
minister Figl,Secretary of State Dulles,Chancellor Raab
Harold Macmillan and Vice Chancellor Adolf Schaerf.

#55020716A

Line-up for the reception at Schoenbrunn Palace,after the signing of the Austri...
The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation,
was signed on May 15,1955 in the presence of Foreign
Ministers Dulles (USA),Macmillan(GB),Pinay(F),Molotov
(USSR) and Figl,Austria.Austrian Chancellor Raab and
Molotov waving to crowds from balcony of the Chancellery.

#55020925

The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation, was signed on May 15,1955 i...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

#55021118

Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation,
was signed on May 15,1955 in the presence of Foreign
Ministers Dulles (USA),Macmillan(GB),Pinay(F),Molotov
(USSR) and Figl,Austria.Secretary of State Foster
Dulles leaves the Allied Council Building after the last session on the Austrian treaty of independence.
Vienna.

#55021210

The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation, was signed on May 15,1955 i...
The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation,
was signed on May 15,1955 in the presence of Foreign
Ministers Dulles,Macmillan,Pinay and Molotov.
A beaming Foreign Minister Figl,accompanied by his aide
Lukas Beroldingen,leaves the Allied Council Building after the last session on the Austrian treaty of independence.

#55021230

The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation, was signed on May 15,1955 i...
Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the       
Soviet Union.A Soviet delegation including Anastas     
Mikoyan,Nikita Khrushchev and Nikolai Bulganin         
visited Belgrade in May 1955.Khrushtchev at the Tomb   
of the Unknown Sodier in Belgrade,1955

#550302 7

Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union.A Soviet de...
Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the       
Soviet Union.A Soviet delegation including Anastas     
Mikoyan,Nikita Khrushchev and Nikolai Bulganin         
visited Belgrade in May 1955.Mikoyan and Bulganin.

#55030211

Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union.A Soviet de...
Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the       
Soviet Union.A Soviet delegation including Anastas     
Mikoyan,Nikita Khrushchev and Nikolai Bulganin         
visited Belgrade in May 1955.Meeting between the       
Yugoslav and the Soviet delegation.Belgrade,1955

#55030337A

Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union.A Soviet de...
Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the       
Soviet Union.A Soviet delegation including Anastas     
Mikoyan,Nikita Khrushchev and Nikolai Bulganin         
visited Belgrade in May 1955.From l to r:Mikoyan       
Khrushchev,Bulganin.

#55030426A

Reconciliation between Tito's Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union.A Soviet de...
The reconciliation between the Soviet Union and Tito's Yugoslavia in Belgrade: host Tito and his wife Jovanka, guests Nikita Khrushchev and Anastas Mikoyan, member of the Central Committee USSR.                         
Belgrade, March 1955

#55030522A

The reconciliation between the Soviet Union and Tito's Yugoslavia in Belgrade: h...
The reconciliation between the Soviet Union and Tito's 
Yugoslavia in Belgrade: host Tito and his wife Jovanka,
guests Nikita Khrushchev and Nikolai Bulganin,Prime-   
minister USSR.                                         
Belgrade, March 1955

#55030531A

The reconciliation between the Soviet Union and Tito's Yugoslavia in Belgrade:...
US-Secretary of State John Foster Dulles,1955.

#55040112

US-Secretary of State John Foster Dulles,1955.
Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight  
D.Eisenhower,John Foster Dulles;Soviet Union:Nikolai   
Bulganin,Nikita Khrushtchev;France:Edgar Faure,Antoine 
Pinay;GB:Anthony Eden,Harold Macmillan.President       
Eisenhower makes a brief statement at the airport.

#55040410

Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight D.Eisenhower,John Foster...
Summit Conference Geneva, 1955.
Participants - USA: Dwight D. Eisenhower, John Foster Dulles; Soviet Union: Nikolai Bulganin, Nikita Khrushtchev; France: Edgar Faure, Antoine Pinay; GB: Anthony Eden, Harold Macmillan.
Swiss President Max Petitpierre greets President Eisenhower at Geneva airport.

#55040416

Summit Conference Geneva, 1955. Participants - USA: Dwight D. Eisenhower, John...
Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight  
D.Eisenhower,John Foster Dulles;Soviet Union:Nikolai   
Bulganin,Nikita Khrushtchev;France:Edgar Faure,Antoine 
Pinay;GB:Anthony Eden,Harold Macmillan.Anthony Eden    
arrives at Geneva airport.

#55040516

Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight D.Eisenhower,John Foster...
Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight  
D.Eisenhower,John Foster Dulles;Soviet Union:Nikolai   
Bulganin,Nikita Khrushtchev;France:Edgar Faure,Antoine 
Pinay;GB:Anthony Eden,Harold Macmillan.                
British Foreign Secretary Harold Macmillan arriving.

#55040624A

Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight D.Eisenhower,John Foster...
Summit Conference,Geneva,1955:At the conference table, 
Soviet Prime minister Nikolai A.Bulganin and Soviet    
Foreign Minister Molotov.

#55041120A

Summit Conference,Geneva,1955:At the conference table, Soviet Prime minister Ni...
US-President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles at the summit meeting of "The Big Four": USA, Britain, Russia and France.   
Geneva, Switzerland, 1955.

#550413 3A

US-President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles at t...
Summit Conference,Geneva,1955.
Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A.Bulganin.

#550414 4

Summit Conference,Geneva,1955. Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A.Bulganin.
Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight  
D.Eisenhower,John Foster Dulles;Soviet Union:Nikolai   
Bulganin,Nikita Khrushtchev;France:Edgar Faure,Antoine 
Pinay;GB:Anthony Eden,Harold Macmillan.                
Soviet Fieldmarshal Georgij Konstantin

#550414 9

Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight D.Eisenhower,John Foster...
Summit Conference,Geneva,1955.                         
Nikita S.Khrushchev,First Secretary of the Central     
Committee of the Soviet Communist Party, shares a joke 
with Soviet Minister of Defense Marshall Zhukov.

#55041413

Summit Conference,Geneva,1955. Nikita S.Khrushchev,Firs...
Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight  
D.Eisenhower,John Foster Dulles;Soviet Union:Nikolai   
Bulganin,Nikita Khrushchev;France:Edgar Faure,Antoine  
Pinay;GB:Anthony Eden,Harold Macmillan.                
President Dwight D.Eisenhower.

#55041617A

Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight D.Eisenhower,John Foster...
Summit Conference, Geneva, 1955.                        
Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A.Bulganin, US-President Dwight D. Eisenhower, French Prime Minister Edgar Faure and British Prime Minister Anthony Eden pose for the press in the courtyard of the Palais des Nations, Geneva.

#55041726A

Summit Conference, Geneva, 1955. Soviet Prime Minister...
Summit Conference,Geneva, 1955:                        
Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A.Bulganin, US-President 
Dwight D. Eisenhower, French Prime Minister Edgar Faure
and British Prime Minister Anthony Eden pose for the   
press in the courtyard of the Palais des Nations,Geneva

#55041736A

Summit Conference,Geneva, 1955: Soviet Prime Minister Ni...
Summit Conference,Geneva 1955:Nikita Khrushchev,       
First Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party,         
greets the curious crowds.

#550420 9

Summit Conference,Geneva 1955:Nikita Khrushchev, First Secretary of the S...
Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A. Bulganin arrives
in Geneva for the Summit meeting,1955.

#55042010A

Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A. Bulganin arrives in Geneva for the Summit meet...
Architect Clemens Holzmeister standing in the set of Fidelio, which he designed.
Fidelio was the opening performance of the restored Vienna Opera House on November 5, 1955.

#55060515A

Architect Clemens Holzmeister standing in the set of Fidelio, which he designed....
Conductor Wilhelm Furtwaengler at the Vienna Opera.

#550609 7A

Conductor Wilhelm Furtwaengler at the Vienna Opera.
The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, reopened after extensive reconstruction on November 5, 1955 with Beethoven's "Fidelio".
During the intermission, Austrian President Theodor Koerner chats with Chancellor Julius Raab.

#55062326

The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, r...
The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, reopened after extensive reconstruction on November 5, 1955 with Beethoven's "Fidelio".
A member of the opera's fire brigade greets ballet master Erika Hanka with a hand-kiss, a quite common greeting in Vienna's high society.

#550624 5

The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, r...
Opera singer George London rehearsing at the piano in his Vienna apartment.

#55070231A

Opera singer George London rehearsing at the piano in his Vienna apartment.
Opera singer George London rehearses in the bathtub of his apartment.
Vienna, 1955

#55070510

Opera singer George London rehearses in the bathtub of his apartment. Vienna, 1...
Opera singer George London working out in a fitness studio.
Vienna 1955

#55070522A

Opera singer George London working out in a fitness studio. Vienna 1955
Krupp industries:Alfried Krupp was sentenced to a      
prison term by an Allied Court for the family's        
involvement in the Nazi war-effort. After his release, 
rebuilding began.From l.to r.:Mr.Janssen,former manager
Alfried Krupp and Berthold Beitz,new manager.Essen,1957

#55200723A

Krupp industries:Alfried Krupp was sentenced to a prison term by an Allied...
Alfried von Bohlen und Halbach has tea at his          
house in Essen,the Villa Huegel.After the war,Krupp    
was sentenced to a prison term by an Allied court,     
for his family's involvment in the Nazi- war-effort.

#55201014A

Alfried von Bohlen und Halbach has tea at his house in Essen,the Villa...
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and his           
American wife at their home in Essen, Germany.         
An Allied court sentenced the scion of the famous      
arms manufacturers dynasty to a prison term instead    
of his terminally ill father.

#55201114A

Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and his American wife at their h...
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach.The scion of      
the Krupp-dynasty was sentenced to a prison term by an 
Allied Court for his family;s involvement in the Nazi  
war effort.Essen,1957

#55201128A

Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach.The scion of the Krupp-dynasty was se...
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach receiving guests  
at his home in Villa Huegel,Essen,1957

#552015 3A

Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach receiving guests at his home in Villa Hue...
Salzburg Festival 1956:Cesare Siepi,Don Giovanni,      
and one of his many lady-admirers,after a rehearsal    
in front of Salzburg's Festival Theatre.

#560203 4

Salzburg Festival 1956:Cesare Siepi,Don Giovanni, and one of his many lady...
Salzburg Festival 1956:Singer Lisa della Casa in       
front of the Festival Theatre.

#560203 5A

Salzburg Festival 1956:Singer Lisa della Casa in front of the Festival Th...
Salzburg Festival 1956:from l to r:                    
director Oskar Fritz Schuh,Lianne von Einem,           
stage designer Caspar Neher in front of the            
Festspielhaus.

#56020329A

Salzburg Festival 1956:from l to r: director Oskar Fritz Sch...
Salzburg Festival 1956: Singer Lisa della Casa and     
conductor Bruno Walter in the offices of the Salzburg Festival.

#56020615A

Salzburg Festival 1956: Singer Lisa della Casa and conductor Bruno Walter...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka's pupils included both professional painters and gifted amateurs, like the nun in the background.

Salzburg, 1956

#56020718

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Director Herbert Graf talking to painter Oskar Kokoschka. 
Kokoschka designed the set for the Salzburg Festival's production of "The Magic Flute" by Mozart. 

Salzburg, 1956

#56020734A

Director Herbert Graf talking to painter Oskar Kokoschka. Kokoschka designed t...
Composer Gottfried von Einem,his wife Lianne and       
composer Rolf Liebermann,later director of the         
Paris Opera Garnier,in the Cafe Tomaselli during the           
Salzburg Festival 1956.

#56020810

Composer Gottfried von Einem,his wife Lianne and composer Rolf Lieberman...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka's pupils included both professional painters and gifted amateurs alike.

Salzburg, 1956

#56020824A

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos resting on his           
balcony above the river Salzach.                       
Salzburg Festival 1956.

#56020919

Conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos resting on his balcony above the river...
Matyas Rakosi (1892-1971), Secretary General of the Hungarian Communist Party between 1944 and July 1956 adressing a party meeting. In July 1956 he was forced to retire and exiled to the Soviet Union where he lived until his death.

#560301 4

Matyas Rakosi (1892-1971), Secretary General of the Hungarian Communist Party be...
Matyas Rakosi, First Secretary of the Hungarian Communist Party, during a meeting of the Peoples' Front executive in Budapest. After his fall from power on July 17, 1956, he was sent into exile in the Soviet Union, where he died in 1971.

#560517 7A

Matyas Rakosi, First Secretary of the Hungarian Communist Party, during a meetin...
Hungarian Revolution 1956: Matyas Rakosi,First Secretary
of the Hungarian Communist Party,during a session of
the Hungarian Parliament.After his fall from Power in
the July 1956,he went into exile in the Soviet Union. Rakosi died in Moscow in 1971.Budapest,1956

#560533 7

Hungarian Revolution 1956: Matyas Rakosi,First Secretary of the Hungarian Commu...
Hungarian Revolution 1956:Matyas Rakosi,First Secretary
of the Hungarian Communist Party,during a session of
the Hungarian Parliament.After his fall from power in
the July1956,he went into exile in the Soviet Union. Rakosi died in Moscow in 1971.Budapest,1956

#560536 6A

Hungarian Revolution 1956:Matyas Rakosi,First Secretary of the Hungarian Commun...
Meeting of a communal agricultural commission under the chairmanship of the Secretary of the Communist Party. On the wall a portrait of Party Secretary Matyas Rakosi, ousted and exiled to the Soviet Union in the spring of 1956.

#56053714

Meeting of a communal agricultural commission under the chairmanship of the Secr...
Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his
home.Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955,destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi,he was made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956.After the Soviets crushed the Revolution,Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.

#56054125

Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his home.Hungarian Prime Minist...
Imre Nagy, Hungarian liberal Reform - Communist, in his home on Orso-street. Prime Minister from 1953 to 1955, destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi, he was made Prime Minister again in the early days of the Revolution. When the Revolution was crushed by the Soviet Army, Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958. 
Here he is talking to his granddaughter Katalin.

#560542 9

Imre Nagy, Hungarian liberal Reform - Communist, in his home on Orso-street. Pri...
Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his
home.Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955,destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi,he was made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956.After the Soviets crushed the Revolution,Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.

#56054219

Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his home.Hungarian Prime Minist...
Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his
home.Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955,destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi,he was made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956.After the Soviets crushed the Revolution,Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.

#56054225

Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his home.Hungarian Prime Minist...
Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his
home.Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955,destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi,he was made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956.After the Soviets crushed the Revolution,Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.

#56054227

Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his home.Hungarian Prime Minist...
Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his
home.Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955,destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi,he was made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956.After the Soviets crushed the Revolution,Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.

#56054314

Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his home.Hungarian Prime Minist...
Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his
home.Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955,destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi,he was made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956.After the Soviets crushed the Revolution,Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.

#56054315

Imre Nagy,Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist,at his home.Hungarian Prime Minist...
Meeting of the regional council of the National Front in the summer of 1956.Secretary General of the Hungarian Communist Party Matyas Rakosi (1892-1971), talks to Protestant Reform bishop Albert Bereczky.

#56055213A

Meeting of the regional council of the National Front in the summer of 1956.Secr...
Meeting of the Council of the National Front (a Communist front-organization for religious leaders who followed the Communist line), June 2, 1956. In the center Janos Kadar (the father of "Gulyas-Communism"), just released from prison; on the right  Zoltan Vas,  chairman of the Land Planning Office, which organized the transfer from private agriculture to collective farming along Communist lines.

#56055219A

Meeting of the Council of the National Front (a Communist front-organization for...
Jiri Trnka,famous puppet-player and director of        
puppet-movies,carving one of his puppets in his        
Prague home.Standing, right, the figure of the "good   
soldier Schweijk" from Jaroslav Hasek's world-famous   
novel.Prague,1956

#56066222

Jiri Trnka,famous puppet-player and director of puppet-movies,carving on...
Jiri Trnka,famous puppet-player and director of        
puppet-movies,carving one of his puppets in his        
Prague home.Standing,left,is Jan Werich,famous and     
popular Czech comic who enjoyed fool's freedom         
under Communism.Prague,1956

#56066225

Jiri Trnka,famous puppet-player and director of puppet-movies,carving on...
Jiri Trnka,famous puppet-player and director of        
puppet-movies,drawing one of his puppets in his        
Prague home.Standing,background,is Jan Werich,famous   
and popular Czech comic who enjoyed a fool's freedom   
under Communism.Prague,1956

#56066230

Jiri Trnka,famous puppet-player and director of puppet-movies,drawing on...
Party-secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka and Prime Minister Josef Cyrankiewicz during a Youth Festival at the stadium in Warsaw, 1956

#56085720

Party-secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka and Prime Minister Josef Cyrankiewicz during a...
Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in the exercise of their religion. Some leaders of the churches were imprisoned. 
Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty returned to Budapest on October 31, 1956, after 8 years in an AVH (Secret Police) prison in Felsoepeteny. On November 4, he fled to the US-Embassy in Budapest, where he remained until 1971. He was permitted to leave Hungary in 1971 and lived in Vienna until his death in 1975.

#56091216

Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in t...
Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in the exercise of their religion. Some leaders of the churches were imprisoned. 
Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty returned to Budapest on October 31, 1956, after 8 years in an AVH (Secret Police) prison in Felsoepeteny. On November 4, he fled to the US-Embassy in Budapest, where he remained until 1971. He was permitted to leave Hungary in 1971 and lived in Vienna until his death in 1975.

#56091217

Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in t...
Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in the exercise of their religion. Some leaders of the churches were imprisoned. 
Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty returned to Budapest on October 31, 1956, after 8 years in an AVH (Secret Police) prison in Felsoepeteny. On November 4, he fled to the US-Embassy in Budapest, where he remained until 1971. He was permitted to leave Hungary in 1971 and lived in Vienna until his death in 1975.

#56091218

Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in t...
Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in the exercise of their religion. Some leaders of the churches were imprisoned. 
Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty returned to Budapest on October 31, 1956, after 8 years in an AVH (Secret Police) prison in Felsoepeteny. On November 4, he fled to the US-Embassy in Budapest, where he remained until 1971. He was permitted to leave Hungary in 1971 and lived in Vienna until his death in 1975.

#56091220A

Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in t...
Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in the exercise of their religion. Some leaders of the churches were imprisoned. 
Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty returned to Budapest on October 31, 1956, after 8 years in an AVH (Secret Police) prison in Felsoepeteny. On November 4, he fled to the US-Embassy in Budapest, where he remained until 1971. He was permitted to leave Hungary in 1971 and lived in Vienna until his death in 1975.

#56091221

Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in t...
Imre Nagy, Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist, at his home with his granddaughter Katalin. 
Hungarian Prime Minister from 1953-1955, destituted by the Stalinists under Matyas Rakosi and made Prime Minister at the beginning of the Revolution on October 24, 1956. After the Soviets crushed the Revolution, Nagy was imprisoned and executed in June 1958.
See 98-01-19/21,37 and 98-01-07/13A

#560920 4

Imre Nagy, Hungarian liberal Reform-Communist, at his home with his granddaughte...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#560920 5

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#56092011

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#56092014

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#56092020

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#560921 6A

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#56092111A

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty,with well-wisher,after his  
release from prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#56092218

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

#56092223

Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty,with well-wisher,after his  
release from prison, Budapest,October 1956.

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Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
Gianni Agnelli, Italian industrialist and politician, head of Fiat automobie combine, overlooking the test circuit of Fiat near Turin.

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Gianni Agnelli, Italian industrialist and politician, head of Fiat automobie com...
Chou En-lai's visit to Poland. Poland's Prime Minister Josef Cyrankievicz and the Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party Wladyslav Gomulka waiting for Chinese Prime Minister Chou En-lai at Warsaw airport. Freezing weather caused their eyes to water.
Warsaw, 1957

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Chou En-lai's visit to Poland. Poland's Prime Minister Josef Cyrankievicz and th...
Wladyslaw Gomulka, Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party, 1957.

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Wladyslaw Gomulka, Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party, 1957.
Cardinal Wyszynski holding mass in Warsaw's St. John 
Cathedral.                                             
Warsaw, 1957

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Cardinal Wyszynski holding mass in Warsaw's St. John Cathedral....
Elections in Poland 1957: On the Sunday before the elections, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski preached in a church in suburbian Warsaw, exhorting Poles to observe their duty and vote.

#57020419A

Elections in Poland 1957: On the Sunday before the elections, Cardinal Stefan Wy...
Outside a Warsaw church, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski, released after three years in exile and confinement in a Polish monastery, is greeted by well-wishers.      
Warsaw, 1957

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Outside a Warsaw church, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski, released after three years i...
Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka leaving the polling station. He is surrounded by well-wishers who approve of his slightly liberal, anti-Stalinist policies. 
Warsaw, 1957

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Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka leaving the polling sta...
Polish elections 1957: Communist Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka addressed the Party committee of the Zeran car factory. Afterwards, he invited the members to voice their complaints and grievances. On the wall a picture of Boleslaw Bierut, first post-war President.

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Polish elections 1957: Communist Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka addressed the...
Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka bids farewell to journalists and supporters as he enters the modest apartment house in which he lives with his wife. 
Warsaw, 1957

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Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka bids farewell to journa...
Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a Warsaw polling-station. As opposed to other Communist dignitaries, Gomulka came without police escort and waited in line with other voters. His wife, with hat and fur-collar, is on the left.

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Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a W...
Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a Warsaw polling-station. As opposed to other Communist dignitaries, Gomulka came without police escort and waited in line with other voters.

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Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a W...
Berthold Beitz, Krupp General Manager, on his hunting grounds near Bonn.                             
Bonn, 1957

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Berthold Beitz, Krupp General Manager, on his hunting grounds near Bonn....
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and his General Manager Berthold Beitz in the Krupp offices in Essen. Krupp, scion of the famous arms manufacturers' family, was sentenced to a prison term by an Allied Court in the place of his terminally-ill father. 
Essen, 1957

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Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and his General Manager Berthold Beitz in t...
Berthold Beitz, General Manager of Krupp, talking to workers.                                            
Muehlheim, Germany, 1957

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Berthold Beitz, General Manager of Krupp, talking to workers....
Berthold Beitz, Krupp General Manager, born 1913.      
1957

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Berthold Beitz, Krupp General Manager, born 1913. 1957
Berthold Beitz, Krupp General Manager, with his wife Else and daughters Barbara and Susanne, at their home in Essen.

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Berthold Beitz, Krupp General Manager, with his wife Else and daughters Barbara...
Parliamentary Elections,West-Germany 1957:             
Portrait of Chancellor and leader of the CDU,          
Konrad Adenauer.                                       
Bamberg, 1957

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Parliamentary Elections,West-Germany 1957: Portrait of Chancellor...
Parliamentary elections, West Germany 1957:             
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer speaks to a crowd of 30.000 in Bamberg's historical Cathedral Square.         
Bamberg, 1957

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Parliamentary elections, West Germany 1957: Chancellor Konrad Aden...
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visits Austria: Having knocked his head against the ceiling of the cockpit during the flight to Vienna, a joking Adenauer shows Austrian Foreign Minister Leopold Figl where he hit his head. Mrs.Hilde Figl (left) is amused. See 57-07-13/32

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visits Austria: Having knocked his head against the c...
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's visit to Austria:         
reception at the 18th century chancellery in Vienna.   
Adenauer (center),Austrian Foreign Minister Leopold    
Figl (right) and Mrs.Hilde Figl (left).

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's visit to Austria: reception at the 18th ce...
May 1st parade in Berlin-East: Walter Ulbricht,        
First Secretary of the East-German Communist Party,    
on the grandstand.

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May 1st parade in Berlin-East: Walter Ulbricht, First Secretary of the E...
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's visit to Austria:         
reception at the 18th century chancellery in Vienna.   
Adenauer,left,Austrian Chancellor Julius Raab,         
right.

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's visit to Austria: reception at the 18th ce...
West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visits Austria: 
During the flight, Chancellor Adenauer hit his head against the ceiling of the cockpit.While the co-pilot tried to staunch the blood, reassuring messages were sent down to the waiting Austrians. Vienna, 1957

#57071332

West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer visits Austria: During the flight, Chan...
Chancellor Adenauer's visit to Austria: On the flight back, Adenauer talks to Foreign Minister Heinrich von Brentano.
Vienna-Bonn, 1957

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Chancellor Adenauer's visit to Austria: On the flight back, Adenauer talks to Fo...
Without visible effort, 81-year old Chancellor Konrad Adenauer climbs the steep steps to his house in Rhoendorf near Bonn, 1957

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Without visible effort, 81-year old Chancellor Konrad Adenauer climbs the steep...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic at the Grunewald Church in Berlin.  
23 - 25 May 1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th sy...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic at the Grunewald Church in Berlin.  
23 - 25 May 1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th sy...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080414

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080421

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herbert von Karajan.
Beethoven's  Piano  Concerto mo. 3 in C minor, Op.37.
Hochschule der  Kuenste, Berlin 
24-26 May 1957

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Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herb...
Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herbert von Karajan.
Beethoven's  Piano  Concerto mo. 3 in C minor, Op.37.
Hochschule der  Kuenste, Berlin 
24-26 May 1957

#57081020

Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herb...
Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herbert von Karajan.
Beethoven's  Piano  Concerto mo. 3 in C minor, Op.37.
Hochschule der  Kuenste, Berlin 
24-26 May 1957

#57081028

Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herb...
Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herbert von Karajan.
Beethoven's  Piano  Concerto mo. 3 in C minor, Op.37.
Hochschule der  Kuenste, Berlin 
24-26 May 1957

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Pianist Glenn Gould performing with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Herb...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearsing singers at the Vienna State Opera. Vienna, Austria, 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearsing singers at the Vienna State Opera. Vien...
Karajan and his Mercedes 300 SL.

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Karajan and his Mercedes 300 SL.
Karajan and his Mercedes 300 SL.

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Karajan and his Mercedes 300 SL.
Conductor Herbert von Karajan.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan.
Conductor Herbert von Karajan,Lucerne,1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan,Lucerne,1957
Conductor Herbert von Karajan,1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan,1957
Conductor Herbert von Karajan,1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan,1957
Conductor Herbert von Karajan,1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan,1957
Meeting of the Socialist International,Vienna 1957:
Anna Kehtly of Hungary,John Evatt,Australia.Kethly,a
social-democratic politician and member of the (pre-
Communist)Parliament,was sentenced in a show trial
under Rakosi.She was a minister in the Nagy-Cabinet.

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Meeting of the Socialist International,Vienna 1957: Anna Kehtly of Hungary,John...
Hugh Gaitskell, leader of the British Labour Party,    
1957

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Hugh Gaitskell, leader of the British Labour Party, 1957
Aneurin Bevan,Minister of Health in Clement Attlee's
post-war Labour government,architect of the British
Health Service, 1957.

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Aneurin Bevan,Minister of Health in Clement Attlee's post-war Labour government,...
Meeting of the Socialist International,Vienna 1957:    
Erich Ollenhauer,chairman of the German Social-        
democratic Party,talking to Austrian Vice Chancellor   
Bruno Pittermann. Vienna,1957

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Meeting of the Socialist International,Vienna 1957: Erich Ollenhauer,chairma...
Meeting of the Socialist International,Vienna 1957:    
The Resolutions Committee:Aneurin Bevan,Great Britain, 
(1897-1960),leader of the left wing of the Labour      
Party. Vienna,1957

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Meeting of the Socialist International,Vienna 1957: The Resolutions Committe...
Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world
champion, three times Olympic gold meadal winner,
during the 1958 world championships in Bad Gastein,
Austria

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Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world champion, three times Olympic...
The Vienna Opera-Ball is the culminating point of      
the lively "Fasching"-carnival season. For the ball,   
a dance-floor is laid over the seats of the Opera.     
Baron Othmar Ettinghausen and debutante Sylvia Platzer.
(with debutantes' crown).       Vienna,1958

#58030330

The Vienna Opera-Ball is the culminating point of the lively "Fasching"-ca...
The Vienna Opera-Ball is the culminating point of      
the lively "Fasching"-carnival season. For the ball,   
a dance-floor is laid over the seats of the Opera.     
Manfred Mautner-Markhof,President of the Society       
of the Friends of Music and his wife.Vienna,1958

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The Vienna Opera-Ball is the culminating point of the lively "Fasching"-ca...
Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day    
state-visit in Moscow, May 1958.As President of the    
short-lived United Arab Republic,he was given a hero's 
welcome by Moscovites and Prime Minister Khrushtchev.  
Nasser addressing students in Moscow University.

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Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day state-visit in Moscow, M...
Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day    
state-visit in Moscow, May 1958.As President of the    
short-lived United Arab Republic,he was given a hero's 
welcome by Moscovites and Prime Minister Khrushtchev.  
Nasser addressing students in Moscow University.

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Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day state-visit in Moscow, M...
Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day    
state-visit in Moscow,May 1958.During a dinner given   
by President Nasser to the Soviet leaders,Nasser and   
Khrushtchev toast each other;Nasser congratulates      
Khrushchev on the third successful Sputnik launch.

#58070610

Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day state-visit in Moscow,Ma...
Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day    
state-visit in Moscow,May 1958.During a dinner given   
by President Nasser to the Soviet leaders,Khrushchev   
tastes an Egyptian dish,while Nasser watches his       
reaction.

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Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day state-visit in Moscow,Ma...
Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day    
state-visit in Moscow,May 1958.During a dinner given   
by President Nasser to the Soviet leaders,Khrushchev   
and Nasser toast each other and Sputnik.               
Moscow,1958

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Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day state-visit in Moscow,Ma...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern-
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned; on May 29th 1958
President Rene Coty asked General De Gaulle to form
a new government. Prime Minister Pflimlin leaves the
Elysee after submitting his resignation to President Coty.
Paris, 1958

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Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin    
resigned;on May 29th 1958 President Rene Coty asked    
De Gaulle to form a new government.Demonstrations      
were led by Pierre Mendes-France and Edouard Daladier, 
who had signed the Munich agreement with Hitler,1938.

#58080931

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 195...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin
resigned;on May 29th 1958 President Rene Coty asked
De Gaulle to form a new government.Demonstrations
were led by (from left to right), Andre Philip, Mendes-France  and Edouard Daladier(who had signed the Munich agreement in 1938).

#58081027

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958 P...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern-
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958
President Rene Coty asked General De Gaulle to form a
new government.Demonstrations against De Gaulle were led
by Mendes-France and Edouard Daladier.

#58081425A

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- 
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned; on May 29th 1958     
President Rene Coty asked General De Gaulle to form    
a new government.President Coty and General De Gaulle. 
Paris,1958

#58083228A

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- 
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958      
President Rene Coty asked General De Gaulle to form a  
new government.De Gaulle leaving his hotel for the     
Elysee-Palace.

#580833 3A

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- 
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958      
President Rene Coty asked General De Gaulle to form a  
new government.De Gaulle leaving his hotel for the     
Elysee-Palace.

#580833 5

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- 
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958      
President Rene Coty asks General De Gaulle to form a   
new government.The new Prime Minister in the garden of 
the Elysee-Palace.Behind him President Coty.

#580835 7A

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- 
ment of Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958      
President Rene Coty asks General De Gaulle to form a   
new government.The new Prime Minister in the garden of 
the Elysee-Palace,talking to President Coty.Paris,1958

#58083513A

Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,the French govern- ment of Pierre Pflimlin...
An East-Berlin family around the table. Above the piano, a picture of Walter Ulbricht, Secretary of the SED, the German Communist Party. Berlin-East, 1958

#58100624

An East-Berlin family around the table. Above the piano, a picture of Walter Ulb...
Anastas Mikoyan,member of the Central Committee
of the Soviet Communist Party,visits Washington.
Mikoyan and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles.
Washington,1959

#59010418

Anastas Mikoyan,member of the Central Committee of the Soviet Communist Party,vi...
Visit to Washington of Anastas Mikoyan,Member of the
Central Committee and Deputy Primeminister of the
USSR.Mikoyan and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles.
Washington,1959

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Visit to Washington of Anastas Mikoyan,Member of the Central Committee and Deput...
Willy Brandt, Mayor of West Berlin,addressing          
crowds on May 1, 1959.

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Willy Brandt, Mayor of West Berlin,addressing crowds on May 1, 1959.
Geneva Conference 1959:West-German Foreign Minister
Heinrich von Brentano reading in the garden of the
German Embassy.Geneva,1959

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Geneva Conference 1959:West-German Foreign Minister Heinrich von Brentano readin...
Geneva Conference 1959:West-German Foreign Minister
Heinrich von Brentano reading in the garden of the
German Embassy.Geneva,1959

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Geneva Conference 1959:West-German Foreign Minister Heinrich von Brentano readin...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka enjoying a cigarette in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve; his wife Olda in the background. 

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka enjoying a cigarette in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") at the Salzburg Fortress. Oskar Kokoschka desending the steep path from the fortress to downtown Salzburg. 

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") at the Salzburg Fortress. Oskar Kokoschka desending the steep path from the fortress to downtown Salzburg. 

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka, writing.

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka, writing. Salzburg, 1959
Olda Kokoschka, tying her husband Oskar's necktie at their home in Salzburg.

Salzburg, Austria, 1959

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Olda Kokoschka, tying her husband Oskar's necktie at their home in Salzburg....
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") at the Salzburg Fortress.

Salzburg, 1956

#59141513

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959.

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The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home i...
Portrait of the painter Oskar Kokoschka.

Salzburg, 1959

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Portrait of the painter Oskar Kokoschka. Salzburg, 1959
Painter Osakar Kokoschka and Ernst Haeussermann, director of
the Vienna Burgtheater. 

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Osakar Kokoschka and Ernst Haeussermann, director of the Vienna Burgthe...
Oskar Kokoschka painting in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Oskar Kokoschka painting in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve. Vill...
Hugh Gaitskell,chairman of the British Labour Party
during an election meeting in Stowemarket,England,
1959.

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Hugh Gaitskell,chairman of the British Labour Party during an election meeting i...
Adolf Schaerf, Austrian President (1957-1965).

President Dr. Adolf Schaerf waits for the tram to pass before crossing the Ringstrasse. Every day he would walk from his apartment in the Josefstadt district to his office in the Hofburg, without police escort or body guards.

Vienna, Austria, 1959

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Adolf Schaerf, Austrian President (1957-1965). President Dr. Adolf Schaerf wa...
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio
in Vienna,1959

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna,1959
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio          
in Vienna,1959

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna,1959
Sculptor Fritz Wotruba,his wife Luci and composer      
Gottfried von Einem in one of their favourite pubs in  
Lower Austria,1960

#60051956

Sculptor Fritz Wotruba,his wife Luci and composer Gottfried von Einem in o...
Sculptor Fritz Wotruba,his wife Luci and composer      
Gottfried von Einem in their favourite pub in  
Lower Austria,1960

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Sculptor Fritz Wotruba,his wife Luci and composer Gottfried von Einem in...
Failed Paris Summit Conference 1960: Khrushchev        
arrives at Paris airport.                              
Paris,1960

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Failed Paris Summit Conference 1960: Khrushchev arrives at Paris airport...
Failed Paris Summit Conference 1960:While De Gaulle,
Eisenhower and Macmillan waited in Paris,Nikita
Khrushchev refused to attend because of the U-2 spy
plane incident and went to the village of Moeurs
instead. Portrait of Nikita Khrushchev,Paris,1960

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Failed Paris Summit Conference 1960:While De Gaulle, Eisenhower and Macmillan wa...
Failed Paris Summit Conference 1960: Harold Macmillan, 
British Prime Minister and Andre Malraux,French        
Minister of Culture. Paris,1960

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Failed Paris Summit Conference 1960: Harold Macmillan, British Prime Minister a...
Furious over the U-2 spy-plane incident,Khrushchev     
decided to boycott the Paris Summit Conference 1960.   
He visited the village of Moeurs,where his Minister of 
Defence,Rodion Malinovski,had been billeted in WW I.   
To prove his mettle,he took the axe of a woodcutter.

#601117 6A

Furious over the U-2 spy-plane incident,Khrushchev decided to boycott the P...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushchev held a        
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris. 
He blasted the West,the Western press ("riff-raff")    
and heaped praise on his silent shadow,Defence         
Minister Malinowski.Paris,1960

#60112134

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushchev held a        
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris. 
He blasted the West,the Western press ("riff-raff").   
Defense Minister Rodion Malinowski on Khrushchev's     
left,Foreign minister Andrej Gromyko right.

#60112217A

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushchev held a        
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris. 
He blasted the West,the Western press ("riff-raff")    
and heaped praise on his silent shadow,Defence         
Minister Malinowski.Paris,1960

#60112224A

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112411A

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112420A

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112519

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112615

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112633

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris
and blasted the West and the Western press.
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112639

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference at the...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

#60112648

Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a       
closing press conference at the Palais Chaillot,Paris  
and blasted the West and the Western press.            
Portrait of Khrushchev.       Paris,1960.

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Before some 2.000 journalists,Khrushtchev held a closing press conference...
Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960

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Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960
Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960

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Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960
Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960

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Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960
West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, 1961.

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West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, 1961.
German elections 1961:Chancellor Konrad Adenauer.

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German elections 1961:Chancellor Konrad Adenauer.
German elections 1961:Chancellor Konrad Adenauer.

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German elections 1961:Chancellor Konrad Adenauer.
President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962   
De Gaulle addressing crowds in Cologne.De Gaulle       
spoke in fluent German.Chancellor Adenauer listening.

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962 De Gaulle addressing cro...
During his first visit to West Germany, General De Gaulle speaks in Cologne. Behind him chancellor Konrad Adenauer and his son.                           
Cologne, 1962

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During his first visit to West Germany, General De Gaulle speaks in Cologne. Beh...
President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962.  
Government reception in Bonn:Economic Minister         
and "Father of the German economic miracle"            
Ludwig Erhard.Bonn,1962

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962. Government reception in...
West German chancellor Konrad Adenauer during French President Charles de Gaulle's first visit to Germany.  
Bonn, 1962

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West German chancellor Konrad Adenauer during French President Charles de Gaulle...
Ludwig Erhard, West-German Minister of Economy and     
"father of the German economic miracle",1962

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Ludwig Erhard, West-German Minister of Economy and "father of the German ec...
President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962.  
Economic minister Ludwig Erhard during a reception     
in Bonn. Erhard was called the "Father of the German   
economic miracle".Bonn,1962

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962. Economic minister Ludwig...
President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962.  
De Gaulle and Adenauer during the visit.

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962. De Gaulle and Adenauer d...
President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962.  
De Gaulle and Adenauer during the visit.

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West-Germany,1962. De Gaulle and Adenauer d...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Fritz Stowasser)        Vienna,1962

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Fritz Stowasser) Vienna,196...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser visits    
painter-colleague Rudolf Hausner in his studio.        
Hausner explains one of his "Fantastic Realism"-       
paintings.Vienna,1962

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser visits painter-colleague Rudolf...
Painters Rudolf Hausner (right) and Friedensreich      
Hundertwasser in Hausner's studio in Vienna,1962

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Painters Rudolf Hausner (right) and Friedensreich Hundertwasser in Hausner...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser visits    
painter-colleague Rudolf Hausner in his studio.        
Hausner explains one of his "Fantastic Realism"-       
paintings.Vienna,1962

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser visits painter-colleague Rudolf...
Vienna Mayor Franz Jonas speaks before a picture       
of Federal President Adolf Schaerf,whom he followed    
as President in 1965.                                  
Vienna,1963

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Vienna Mayor Franz Jonas speaks before a picture of Federal President Ado...
Vienna Mayor Franz Jonas speaks before a picture       
of Federal President Adolf Schaerf,whom he followed    
as President in 1965.                                  
Vienna,1963

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Vienna Mayor Franz Jonas speaks before a picture of Federal President Ado...
Austrian Federal President Franz Jonas.                
Vienna,1963

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Austrian Federal President Franz Jonas. Vienna,1963
Visitors to the Vienna synagogue on a Jewish holiday
are Mayor Franz Jonas and Secretary of State for
Foreign Affairs Ludwig Steiner.
Left: Chief Rabbi Akiba Eisenberg.

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Visitors to the Vienna synagogue on a Jewish holiday are Mayor Franz Jonas and S...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.Director Robert Wise with a child-
actor.Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-   
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie    
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as      
Baron von Trapp.Director Robert Wise.                  
Salzburg, 1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by R...
"The Sound of Music" a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Baron von Trapp.
Julie Andrews on set at Frohenburg castle.
Salzburg, Austria, 1964.

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"The Sound of Music" a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-   
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie    
Andrews as Maria Trapp,who leads her family out of     
Nazi-occupied Austria to a successful career as        
the "Singing Trapp-Family." Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by R...
"The Sound of Music, a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Captain von Trapp.
The Trapp child actors rehearsing their lines during a break on set. 
Salzburg, Austria, 1964.

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"The Sound of Music, a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-   
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie    
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as      
Baron von Trapp.Julie Andrews as Maria.                
Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by R...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.Director Robert Wise and Julie Andrews.
Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp.
Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Robe...
The making of The Sound of Music. 
Maria (Julie Andrews) arrives with her guitar and valise at the Trapp villa (Frohenburg Castle). 

Salzburg, Austria, 1964

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The making of The Sound of Music. Maria (Julie Andrews) arrives with her guita...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-   
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie    
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as      
Baron von Trapp.Director Robert Wise.                  
Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by R...
"The Sound of Music", a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Captain von Trapp.
Director Robert Wise on set.
Salzburg, Austria, 1964.

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"The Sound of Music", a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Rob...
Former British premier Clement Attlee and former
British premier Anthony Eden at the funeral of Winston Churchill in St.Paul's Cathedral,
London,January 1965

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Former British premier Clement Attlee and former British premier Anthony Eden a...
President Charles De Gaulle at the funeral of          
Sir Winston Churchill,Saint Paul's Cathedral;          
next to him,in uniform,Jean,Grandduke of Luxemburg.    
London,January 1965

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President Charles De Gaulle at the funeral of Sir Winston Churchill,Sa...
Willy Brandt,German statesman,mayor of Berlin,         
Federal Chancellor.

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Willy Brandt,German statesman,mayor of Berlin, Federal Chancellor.
Nikita S.Khrushchev (1894-1971,Prime Minister of the   
Soviet Union 1958-1964, First Secretary of the Soviet  
Communist Party (KPdSU)

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Nikita S.Khrushchev (1894-1971,Prime Minister of the Soviet Union 1958-1964,...
Harold Wilson, British statesman, Prime Minister,      
Labour Party.

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Harold Wilson, British statesman, Prime Minister, Labour Party.
Bruno Kreisky,Austrian Chancellor, and Bruno           
Pittermann,Socialist politician.

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Bruno Kreisky,Austrian Chancellor, and Bruno Pittermann,Socialist pol...
Bruno Pittermann, Austrian Socialdemocratic politician.

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Bruno Pittermann, Austrian Socialdemocratic politician.
Harold Wilson, British statesman, Prime Minister,      
Labour Party.

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Harold Wilson, British statesman, Prime Minister, Labour Party.
Willy Brandt,German statesman,mayor of Berlin,         
Federal Chancellor.

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Willy Brandt,German statesman,mayor of Berlin, Federal Chancellor.
EEC-European Economic Community-summit meeting in Paris
1972.From left to right:Pierre Werner,Luxembourg;Gaston
Eyskens,Belgium;Jack Lynch,Ireland;Willy Brandt,Germany
Barend Blesheuvel,Netherlands;Georges Pompidou,France; 
Edward Heath,GB;G.Andreotti,Italy,P.Messmer,France.

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EEC-European Economic Community-summit meeting in Paris 1972.From left to right:...
The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier reopened in 1973 
under its new director Rolf Liebermann.                
Giorgio Strehler directed the premiere of Mozart's     
"Marriage of Figaro".Paris Opera,1973

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The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier reopened in 1973 under its new director R...
Composer Rolf Liebermann,new director of the Paris     
Opera(Palais Garnier).Paris Opera, 1973.

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Composer Rolf Liebermann,new director of the Paris Opera(Palais Garnier).Pa...
The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier reopened in 1973 under its new director Rolf Liebermann. Giorgio Strehler directed the premiere of Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro".

Paris Opera, France, 1973

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The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier reopened in 1973 under its new director Ro...
The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier opened in 1973   
under its new director Rolf Liebermann.                
George Solti conducting Mozart's Marriage of Figaro.   
Paris Opera,1973

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The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier opened in 1973 under its new director R...
The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier opened in 1973   
under its new director Rolf Liebermann.                
George Solti who conducted the Marriage of Figaro,     
watching a rehearsal. Opera de Versailles,1973

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The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier opened in 1973 under its new director R...
Walking through Paris are Rolf Liebermann,director of  
the Paris Opera Garnier;Georges Balanchine,director of 
the New York City Ballet and Hugues Gall,assistant     
to Liebermann.

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Walking through Paris are Rolf Liebermann,director of the Paris Opera Garnier;...
Composer Rolf Liebermann,director of the Paris Opera,  
1973

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Composer Rolf Liebermann,director of the Paris Opera, 1973
Prime Minister Golda Meir of Israel (1898-1990)
and Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky 1911-1990)
after a stormy meeting concerning the transit through
Austria of emigrating Soviet Jews. Vienna,1973.

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Prime Minister Golda Meir of Israel (1898-1990) and Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kr...
"Nazihunter" Simon Wiesenthal, Vienna,1970
Wiesenthal survived twelve concentration camps and,
after his liberation in 1945, decided to dedicate his life to
finding Nazi-criminals and to institute legal action against them.

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"Nazihunter" Simon Wiesenthal, Vienna,1970 Wiesenthal survived twelve concentra...
Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal at the monument for the
victims of Nazism,erected on the site of the former
Gestapo-headquarters, the Hotel Metropole. "Austria has risen again and with it our dead, the immortal victims"
Vienna,1975

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Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal at the monument for the victims of Nazism,erected...
Budapest revisited 42 years after the Hungarian Revolution: Cardinal-Archbishop Laszlo Paskai in the Episcopal Palace in Budapest, where his predecessor, Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty, stayed for a few hours after his liberation and before his long     
exile in the US-Embassy in Budapest.

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Budapest revisited 42 years after the Hungarian Revolution: Cardinal-Archbishop...
Budapest revisited 42 years after the Hungarian Revolution: Andras B. Hegedus, Secretary of the Petoefi Club in 1956 and Director of the Institute for the History of the Hungarian Revolution until his death in 2001. 
Above his desk hangs Lessing's photo of Petoefi-Club members Gabor Tanszos and Geza Losonczy. Losonczy died in prison in 1958.

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Budapest revisited 42 years after the Hungarian Revolution: Andras B. Hegedus, S...
Budapest revisited 42 years after the Hungarian Revolution: The "Corvin" group of combatants, with their HQ opposite the popular Corvin cinema, was commanded by Gergely Pongratz. He managed to flee to the USA, where he worked as a farmer, and returned to Budapest in 1990.

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Budapest revisited 42 years after the Hungarian Revolution: The "Corvin" group o...
Herbert von Karajan racing a speed-boat on Lake Lucerne
during the Lucrne Festival1957.

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Herbert von Karajan racing a speed-boat on Lake Lucerne during the Lucrne Festi...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic at the Grunewald Church in Berlin.  
23 - 25 May 1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th sy...
Karajan and his Mercedes 300 SL.

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Karajan and his Mercedes 300 SL.
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the
Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the Salzburg Festival....
Eisenhower and Malraux

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Eisenhower and Malraux
Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960

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Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960
Austrian Vice-Chancellor Dr. Bruno Pittermann addressing
a meeting of members of the Austrian Socialist Party.
Vienna, 1953

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Austrian Vice-Chancellor Dr. Bruno Pittermann addressing a meeting of members o...
Austrian vice chancellor Dr. Adolf Schaerf during a press conference.

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Austrian vice chancellor Dr. Adolf Schaerf during a press conference.
Willy Ellmayer,an Austrian officer in the First World
War,opened a dancing school when he lost his job in
1918.Since then he became the "arbiter elegantiarum"
in an establishment which all upper-class children
had to frequent.He also opened numerous balls, here in his
famous pose of "Alles Walzer" - "waltz all!"

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Willy Ellmayer,an Austrian officer in the First World War,opened a dancing scho...
Joseph Haydn's grave was robbed shortly after his death
by "phrenologists",who hoped to learn about his genius
by studying his skull.In 1954 the skull was restored
to Haydn's remains in Eisenstadt,Austria.
Chancellor Julius Raab in front of the building of the "Gesellschaft der Muskifreunde" in Vienna.

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Joseph Haydn's grave was robbed shortly after his death by "phrenologists",who...
A beaming Austrian Foreign Minister Leopold Figl  leaves
the Austrian chancellery to receive Soviet Foreign minister Vyatcheslav Moltov, who arrived shortly before the signing of the Austrian State Treaty.

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A beaming Austrian Foreign Minister Leopold Figl leaves the Austrian chancelle...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrived at Tulln airport in the Russian-occupied
zone for final talks with the Austrian government.
Austrian chancellor Julius Raab and Soviet
Foreign Minister Vyatcheslav Molotov.

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrived at Tulln airport in the Russian-occupied
zone for final talks with the Austrian government.
Austrian chancellor Julius Raab and Soviet Foreign Minister Vyatcheslav Molotov talking at the chancellery.

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrived at Tulln airport in the Russian-occupied
zone for final talks with the Austrian government.
Austrian chancellor Julius Raab and Soviet
Foreign Minister Vyatcheslav Molotov.

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Signing of the Austrian State Treaty ending Allied
Occupation: A Tedeum was celebrated at Vienna's
St.Stephen's Cathedral.Sitting alone,first row:Austrian
President Theodor Koerner; behind him, Chancellor
Julius Raab.

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Signing of the Austrian State Treaty ending Allied Occupation: A Tedeum was cel...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Austrian Foreign minister Leopold Figl says good-bye to
Soviet Foreign minister Vyatcheslav Molotov at Bad Voeslau airport.

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Austrian Foreign minister Leopold Figl says good-bye to Soviet Foreign minister...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport in the Russian-occupied
zone for final talks with the Austrian government.
He is greeted by Austrian Foreign minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

#55021119

Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
khrushchev

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khrushchev
Khrushchev

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Khrushchev
Khrushchev

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Khrushchev
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin
resigned;on May 29th 1958 President Rene Coty asked
De Gaulle to form a new government.Demonstrations
were led by Pierre Mendes-France and Edouard Daladier,
who had signed the Munich agreement with Hitler,1938.

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Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958 Pr...
Austrian chancellor Bruno Kreisky.

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Austrian chancellor Bruno Kreisky.
Austrian chancellor Bruno Kreisky.

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Austrian chancellor Bruno Kreisky.
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba .

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba .
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba.

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba.
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba with Manfred Mautner-Markhof, Austrian industrialist.

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba with Manfred Mautner-Markhof, Austrian industria...
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio
in Vienna,1959

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna,1959
Sculptor Fritz Wotruba,his wife Luci and composer
Gottfried von Einem in one of their favourite pubs in
Lower Austria,1960

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Sculptor Fritz Wotruba,his wife Luci and composer Gottfried von Einem in one of...
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio
in Vienna,1959

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna,1959
Wotruba

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Wotruba
Painter Oskar Kokoschka, writing. 

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka, writing. Salzburg, 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at their home.

1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at their home. 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka's pupils included both professional painters and gifted amateurs, like the nun in the background.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka and art dealer Friedrich Welz in Welz' garden, during the time of the Salzburg Festival. 

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka and art dealer Friedrich Welz in Welz' garden, during th...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka and art dealer Welz preparing coffee for friends in Welz' garden in Salzburg.
Salzburg Festival 1959.

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka and art dealer Welz preparing coffee for friends in Welz...
The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959.

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The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home i...
The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959.

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The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home i...
The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959.

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The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the Villa Delphin, their home i...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka kisses his wife Olda Kokoschka's hand at their home, the Villa Delphine in Villeneuve. 

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka kisses his wife Olda Kokoschka's hand at their home, the...
Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960

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Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960
Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960

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Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky,1960
Pittermann

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Pittermann
Jonas,Franz, Federal President of Austria.

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Jonas,Franz, Federal President of Austria.
Konrad Lorenz, Austrian zoologist and behaviourist, received the Nobel-Prize in 1973.

#73190117A

Konrad Lorenz, Austrian zoologist and behaviourist, received the Nobel-Prize in...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080311

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Karl Boehm in 1973, at the Paris operahouse Palais Garnier, conducting Mozart's Don Giovanni.

#73065033A

Conductor Karl Boehm in 1973, at the Paris operahouse Palais Garnier, conducting...
Conductor Karl Boehm at the Paris operahouse Palais Garnier.

#730648 1

Conductor Karl Boehm at the Paris operahouse Palais Garnier.
The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier reopened in 1973
under its new director Rolf Liebermann.
Giorgio Strehler directed the premiere of Mozart's
"Marriage of Figaro".Paris Opera,1973

#730502 4

The Paris Opera in the Palais Garnier reopened in 1973 under its new director Ro...
Lorenz Boehler (1885-1973), Austrian physician and famous accident surgeon.
Professor Lorenz Böhler, who introduced the pinning of broken bones, with a "pinned" leg at the Vienna General Hospital.

Vienna, Austria, 1954

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Lorenz Boehler (1885-1973), Austrian physician and famous accident surgeon. Pro...
Martin Berliner, Traudl

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Martin Berliner, Traudl
Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and
composer of the "Harry-Lime theme"plays the zither
for his guests."The Third Man",Carol Reed's post-war
epic of crime in post-war Vienna,starred Orson Welles.
Vienna,1954

#54122116

Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime the...
Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and
composer of the "Harry-Lime theme"plays the zither
for his guests."The Third Man",Carol Reed's post-war
epic of crime in post-war Vienna,starred Orson Welles.
Vienna,1954

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Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime the...
Figl, Kreisky, Pittermann receiving Adenauer (note the bandage on Adenauer's head).

#570705 6

Figl, Kreisky, Pittermann receiving Adenauer (note the bandage on Adenauer's hea...
Walther Kolb, mayor of Frankfurt, West Germany, discussing politics with young people.

#51010338A

Walther Kolb, mayor of Frankfurt, West Germany, discussing politics with young p...
Actors Helene Thimig (wife of Max Reinhardt) and
Martin Berliner with Ernst Haeussermann,later director
of the Vienna Burgtheater,at the Cafe Savoy in
downtown Vienna.Vienna,1954

#54123120A

Actors Helene Thimig (wife of Max Reinhardt) and Martin Berliner with Ernst Haeu...
The board of directors of the Krupp Industries.
Left foreground:Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach
(1907-1967),behind him Berthold Beitz,his manager
and after Krupp's death president of the Krupp-
Stiftung (Krupp-Foundation).

#55201540

The board of directors of the Krupp Industries. Left foreground:Alfried Krupp vo...
Paul Henri Spaak, socialist politician and statesman, three times premier minister of Belgium, one of the Founding Fathers of the European Union. He was instrumental in chosing Brussels as the seat of the alliance.
Secretary of NATO 1957-1961.
Spaak is seen here during the London confrence of 1954.

#540703 9

Paul Henri Spaak, socialist politician and statesman, three times premier minist...
West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's first visit
to London and Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
From l to r:Felix von Eckhart,Adenauer's press-chief;
an aide to Adenauer;Andre Francois-Poncet,Allied
High Commissioner to Germany.London,1954

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West-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's first visit to London and Prime Ministe...
Mendes-France during a press congference in London, 1954.

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Mendes-France during a press congference in London, 1954.
Pierre Mendes-France, French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) during a break of a meeting with collaborators outside Paris, 1954.

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Pierre Mendes-France, French Prime Minister (President du Conseil) during a brea...
Goethe's "Iphigenie auf Tauris" at the Burgtheater. From left to right: Albin Skoda as Orest, Liselotte Schreiner as Iphigenie and Ewald Balser as Thoas, King of the Tauriens.

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Goethe's "Iphigenie auf Tauris" at the Burgtheater. From left to right: Albin Sk...
Austrian chancellor Leopold Figl and French High-Commissioner Jean Payart during a "Dirndl" ball, a ball where everbody wears local costumes.

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Austrian chancellor Leopold Figl and French High-Commissioner Jean Payart during...
The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, reopened after extensive reconstruction on November 5, 1955 with Beethoven's "Fidelio".
During the intermission, composer Gottfried von Einem (Danton's Death, Josef K.) greets the widow of composer Kienzl (Evangelimann).

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The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, r...
Salzburg Festival 1956:Cesare Siepi,Don Giovanni,
and one of his many lady-admirers,after a rehearsal
in front of Salzburg's Festival Theatre.

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Salzburg Festival 1956:Cesare Siepi,Don Giovanni, and one of his many lady-admir...
Salzburg Festival 1956:from l to r:
director Oskar Fritz Schuh and Lianne von Einem in front of the Festspielhaus.

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Salzburg Festival 1956:from l to r: director Oskar Fritz Schuh and Lianne von E...
Alfried Krupp and his American-born wife at their home Villa
Huegel in Essen.

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Alfried Krupp and his American-born wife at their home Villa Huegel in Essen.
Oskar Fritz Schuh

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Oskar Fritz Schuh
Ursula and Oskar Fritz Schuh

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Ursula and Oskar Fritz Schuh
Summit Conference,Geneva, 1955:
Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A.Bulganin, US-President
Dwight D. Eisenhower, French Prime Minister Edgar Faure
and British Prime Minister Anthony Eden pose for the
press in the courtyard of the Palais des Nations,Geneva

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Summit Conference,Geneva, 1955: Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai A.Bulganin, US-Pre...
Harold Macmillan, British Foreign Secretary.

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Harold Macmillan, British Foreign Secretary.
Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight
D.Eisenhower,John Foster Dulles;Soviet Union:Nikolai
Bulganin,Nikita Khushchev;France:Edgar Faure,Antoine
Pinay;GB:Anthony Eden,Harold Macmillan.The Soviet
delegation,led by Nikita Khrushchev and V.Molotov.

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Summit Conference Geneva,1955:Participants:USA:Dwight D.Eisenhower,John Foster D...
May 1st parade in East Berlin, 1957.
Walter Ulbricht, Secretary of the East German Communist Party, on on the grandstand.

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May 1st parade in East Berlin, 1957. Walter Ulbricht, Secretary of the East Ger...
Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a leg and an arm in World War I and spent years in Nazi concentration camps.

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Kurt Schumacher, chairman of the West-German Social-Democratic Party, who lost a...
Elections in Austria, November 25, 1945: Dr.Karl Renner,
former chancellor, then leader of the Austrian Socialist Party,
casts his vote.

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Elections in Austria, November 25, 1945: Dr.Karl Renner, former chancellor, the...
Austrian Parliament: Dr.Felix Hurdes, Secretary of State for  Education, speaking. Below him (L.to r.) are Dr. Georg Zimmermann, Leopold Figl, Karl Renner state-chancellor, Adolf Schaerf,Franz Honner ,December 19th, 1945.

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Austrian Parliament: Dr.Felix Hurdes, Secretary of State for Education, speakin...
Dr. Karl Renner, President of Austria from 1945 to 1950, in his office in the Hofburg (Imperial Palace). He died at the age of 80 on December 31, 1950. The lifelong socialist founded both the first and the second Austrian Republics.

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Dr. Karl Renner, President of Austria from 1945 to 1950, in his office in the Ho...
A meeting after 18 years: soprano Maria Jeritza and her husband meet conductor Wilhelm Fuertwaengler at the Salzburg festival, 1948.

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A meeting after 18 years: soprano Maria Jeritza and her husband meet conductor W...
Dr. Karl Renner, President of Austria, at 77 one of the few people still alive who were signatories at the Treaty of Versailes and Trianon  in 1919. He stands in his office, the Imperial Palace in Vienna, in front of a baroque painting showing a ballet danced by the daughters of Empress Maria Theresia. Vienna, 1948

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Dr. Karl Renner, President of Austria, at 77 one of the few people still alive w...
Austrian President Dr. Karl Renner, veteran socialist leader,
casting his ballot in the General Election on October 9, 1949.

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Austrian President Dr. Karl Renner, veteran socialist leader, casting his ballo...
British Foreign Minister Harold Macmillan arrives at Vienna airport on May13th 1955, for the signing of the Austrian state treaty.Vienna, May 13,1955

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British Foreign Minister Harold Macmillan arrives at Vienna airport on May13th 1...
Austrian chancellor Julius Raab showing Schoenbrunn Palace to his guests at the reception following the signing of the Austrian state treaty. From l.to r.: Soviet Foreign Minister Moltov. Austrian Foreign minister Leopold Figl, US Secretary
of State John Foster Dulles, Julius Raab, Austrian Chancellor. Vienna, 1955

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Austrian chancellor Julius Raab showing Schoenbrunn Palace to his guests at the...
During a nine-day state visit to Austria, Nikita Khrushchev
paid an informal visit to a farm at Rust, Burgenland, which
belongs to two brothers of President of parliament Leopold Figl. Khrushchev seems to enjoy the farm-food and local wine.

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During a nine-day state visit to Austria, Nikita Khrushchev paid an informal vi...
During a nine-day state visit to Austria, Nikita Khrushchev
paid an informal visit to a farm at Rust, Burgenland, which
belongs to two brothers of President of parliament Leopold Figl. Khrushchev seems to enjoy the farm-food and local wine.

#602501 3

During a nine-day state visit to Austria, Nikita Khrushchev paid an informal vi...
During a nine-day state visit to Austria, Nikita Khrushchev
paid an informal visit to a farm at Rust, Burgenland, which
belongs to two brothers of President of parliament Leopold Figl. Khrushchev seems to enjoy the farm-food and local wine.

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During a nine-day state visit to Austria, Nikita Khrushchev paid an informal vi...
Dr. Karl Renner, President of Austria, died on December 31 1950, aged 80 years.
December 1950.

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Dr. Karl Renner, President of Austria, died on December 31 1950, aged 80 years....
Chancellor Leopold Figl during one of the many balls in Vienna's "Fashing" (carneval) season.

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Chancellor Leopold Figl during one of the many balls in Vienna's "Fashing" (carn...
The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation,
was signed on May 15,1955 in the presence of Foreign
Ministers Dulles (USA),Macmillan(GB),Pinay(F),Molotov
(USSR) and Figl,Austria.Austrian Chancellor Raab and
Molotov waving to crowds from balcony of the Chancellery.

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The Austrian State Treaty,ending Allied Occupation, was signed on May 15,1955 i...
Conductor Karl Boehm talking to producer Oskar Fritz Schuh.

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Conductor Karl Boehm talking to producer Oskar Fritz Schuh.
Coposer Gottfried von Einem greeting conductor Karl Boehm.

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Coposer Gottfried von Einem greeting conductor Karl Boehm.
Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day
state-visit in Moscow,May 1958. During a reception at
the Egyptian Embassy Khrushchev, Marshall Kliment Jefremowitsh Woroshilov and Anastas Mikoyan enjoy a glass of champaigne.

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Egyptian President Gamal Abd el Nasser on an 18-day state-visit in Moscow,May 1...
Adenauer elections 1957.

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Adenauer elections 1957.
Adenauer visit to Austria. He  admires paintings at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna.

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Adenauer visit to Austria. He admires paintings at the Kunsthistorisches Museum...
Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a Warsaw polling-station. As opposed to other Communist dignitaries, Gomulka came without police escort and waited in line with other voters. His wife, with hat and fur-collar, is on the left.

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Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a W...
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and aides.

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and aides.
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer talking with Japanese ministers Takauchi and Shigeru-Hori in the study of the Chancellery. Bonn, 1957.

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer talking with Japanese ministers Takauchi and Shigeru-...
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer welcoming British Ambassador Steel and newly appointed Air-Marshall Jones in the study of the Chancellery. Bonn, 1957.

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer welcoming British Ambassador Steel and newly appointe...
With son Paul, the chaplain, Adenauer discusses an extension to the Boccia court in his garden in Rhoendorf near Bonn, 1957.

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With son Paul, the chaplain, Adenauer discusses an extension to the Boccia court...
Adenauer and family

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Adenauer and family
Adenauer and Globke

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Adenauer and Globke
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and his granddaughter Antje Multhaupt squirt water at each other in the garden of the Chancellor's house in Rhoendorf near Bonn.
In the background: Heribert Multhaupt, husband of the
Chancellor's daughter, Lotte. 
Rhoendorf,1957

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and his granddaughter Antje Multhaupt squirt water at...
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and his granddaughter Antje Multhaupt squirt water at each other in the garden of the Chancellor's house in Rhoendorf near Bonn.
Rhoendorf, 1957

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Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and his granddaughter Antje Multhaupt squirt water at...
Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a Warsaw polling-station. As opposed to other Communist dignitaries, Gomulka came without police escort and waited in line with other voters.

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Polish elections 1957: Party Secretary Wladyslaw Gomulka casting his vote in a W...
Jan Werich, famous Czech satirist and Jiri Trnka world famous puppet-maker and playerin a Prague pub.

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Jan Werich, famous Czech satirist and Jiri Trnka world famous puppet-maker and p...
Edward Gierek, Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party, meeting citizens of Bytom, Poland.

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Edward Gierek, Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party, meeting citizens...
Edward Gierek, Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party, addressing a meeting in Bytom.

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Edward Gierek, Secretary General of the Polish Communist Party, addressing a mee...
Jiri Trnka at his drawing board.

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Jiri Trnka at his drawing board.
Ewald Balser in Hauptmann's "Die Ratten", at the Burgtheater in Vienna.

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Ewald Balser in Hauptmann's "Die Ratten", at the Burgtheater in Vienna.
Bruno Pittermann, Socialist Vice-chencellor of Austria.

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Bruno Pittermann, Socialist Vice-chencellor of Austria.
German election campaign 1961:Chancellor Konrad
Adenauer speaks in front of the Luebeck Townhall,1961.

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German election campaign 1961:Chancellor Konrad Adenauer speaks in front of the...
Failed summit conference in Paris: Tim Haggerty, President Eisenhower's press chief, and diplomat Charles (Chip) Bohlen.

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Failed summit conference in Paris: Tim Haggerty, President Eisenhower's press ch...
Former British premier Clement Attlee and former
British premier Anthony Eden at the funeral of Winston Churchill in St.Paul's Cathedral,
London,January 1965

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Former British premier Clement Attlee and former British premier Anthony Eden a...
Felix von Eckhardt, chancellor Adenauer's press chief.

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Felix von Eckhardt, chancellor Adenauer's press chief.
Visit to Washington of Anastas Mikoyan,Member of the
Central Committee and Deputy Primeminister of the
USSR.
Washington, 1959

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Visit to Washington of Anastas Mikoyan,Member of the Central Committee and Depu...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Andras Hegedues,Prime Minister in Communist Hungary
(1955-1956), 1956-58 emigration in Moscow, returned to Hungary, became a member of the Hungarian Academy of Science, was demoted because he opposed the Soviet intervention in Cechoslovakia in 1968. Talking to Matyias Rakosi, Secretary General of the Hungarian Communist Party
and a former Prime minister (1952-53).

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Andras Hegedues,Prime Minister in Communist Hungary (1955-1956), 1956-58 emigra...
Polling centre at the Austrian ministry of the Interior, February 1953. Well-wishers congratulate Oskar Helmer and Bruno Pittermann, both leading Social Democrats and members of various governments.

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Polling centre at the Austrian ministry of the Interior, February 1953. Well-wis...
Oskar Fritz Schuh during rehearsals at the Festival Theatre and Felsenreitschule in Salzburg, 1955.

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Oskar Fritz Schuh during rehearsals at the Festival Theatre and Felsenreitschule...
Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin
resigned;on May 29th 1958 President Rene Coty asked
De Gaulle to form a new government.Demonstrations
were led by Pierre Mendes-France.

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Unable to solve the Algerian crisis,Pierre Pflimlin resigned;on May 29th 1958 P...
"Nazihunter" Simon Wiesenthal, Vienna,1970
Wiesenthal survived twelve concentration camps and,
after his liberation in 1945, decided to dedicate his life to
finding Nazi-criminals and to institute legal action against them.

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"Nazihunter" Simon Wiesenthal, Vienna,1970 Wiesenthal survived twelve concentra...
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and his American-born
wife at a reception.

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Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and his American-born wife at a reception.
Sitting in the Cafe Bazaar are writer Friedrich Torberg and
his wife Marietta.

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Sitting in the Cafe Bazaar are writer Friedrich Torberg and his wife Marietta.
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic at the Grunewald Church in Berlin, 23 - 25 May 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th sy...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic at the Grunewald Church in Berlin, 23 - 25 May 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th sy...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080715A

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080716A

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080725A

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37 with the Berlin Philharmonic and the pianist Glenn Gould. 
Concert Hall of the Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin, Germany, 24 to 26 May 1957.

#57080726A

Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Beethoven's Piano...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic at the Grunewald Church in Berlin.  
23 - 25 May 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan (5.4.1908 - 16.7.1989) recording Bruckner's 8th sy...
Herbert von Karajan greeting West German chancellor Konrad Adenauer before a performance at the Vienna State Opera. Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan greeting West German chancellor Konrad Adenauer before a per...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearsing with the Vienna Philharmonic at the Vienna Musikverein concert hall.
Vienna, 1957

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearsing with the Vienna Philharmonic at the Vie...
Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearsing Beethoven's "Fidelio" at the Felsenreitschule during the Salzburg Festival. Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearsing Beethoven's "Fidelio" at the Felsenreit...
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell during the Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell during the Salzburg Festiv...
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell during the Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell during the Salzburg Festiv...
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell during the Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell during the Salzburg Festiv...
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the
Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the Salzburg Festival....
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the
Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the Salzburg Festival....
Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the
Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Herbert von Karajan talking to conductor George Szell at the Salzburg Festival....
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf as Mrs. Ford in Verdi's "Falstaff", at the
Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg, Austria, 1957.

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Elisabeth Schwarzkopf as Mrs. Ford in Verdi's "Falstaff", at the Salzburg Festi...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka, writing.

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka, writing. Salzburg, 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka.

1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka. 1959
The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the "Villa Delphin", their home in Villeneuve. Olda is tying her husband's necktie.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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The painter Oskar Kokoschka and his wife Olda at the "Villa Delphin", their home...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka.

1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka. 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve. Ville...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka and art dealer Friedrich Welz enjoying a glass of wine.

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka and art dealer Friedrich Welz enjoying a glass of wine....
Oskar Kokoschka painting in the garden of his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Oskar Kokoschka painting in the garden of his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Ville...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka working on a painting in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve. 

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka working on a painting in his home, the "Villa Delphin" i...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

#59140436

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

#59140220

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

#59140226

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") at the Salzburg Fortress. Oskar Kokoschka waiting for the cog-wheel train going up to the
fortress.

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens...
Portrait of the painter Oskar Kokoschka.

Salzburg, 1959

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Portrait of the painter Oskar Kokoschka. Salzburg, 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka in his home, the Villa Delphin in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959.

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka in his home, the Villa Delphin in Villeneuve. Villene...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka in his home, the Villa Delphin in Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959.

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka in his home, the Villa Delphin in Villeneuve. Villene...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

#59140434

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

#59140511

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

#59140825

Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka.

1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka. 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") at the Salzburg Fortress. Oskar Kokoschka talking to children on his way down from the fortress.

Salzburg, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka introduced summer art classes, called "Schule des Sehens...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka.

1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka. 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka.

1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka. 1959
Painter Oskar Kokoschka on his way home from the Salzburg Fortress in the usual Salzburg rain. 

Salzburg 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka on his way home from the Salzburg Fortress in the usual...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("School of Seeing") in the gothic vaults of the Salzburg Fortress. Kokoschka was a very lively and intense teacher.

Salzburg, 1956

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka teaching at his summer art class "Schule des Sehens" ("S...
Painter Oskar Kokoschka working on a painting in his home, the "Villa Delphin" in Villeneuve. 

Villeneuve, Switzerland, 1959

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Painter Oskar Kokoschka working on a painting in his home, the "Villa Delphin" i...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Rob...
"The Sound of Music", a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Captain von Trapp.
Julie Andrews pictured with child actors on set.
Salzburg, Austria, 1964.

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"The Sound of Music", a musical film about the Trapp family, was directed by Rob...
Julie Andrews (Maria) and Christopher Plummer (Captain von Trapp) perform in a scene. The making of The Sound of Music. Salzburg, Austria, 1964.

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Julie Andrews (Maria) and Christopher Plummer (Captain von Trapp) perform in a s...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.

#64050918A

"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Rob...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Rob...
The making of The Sound of Music. 
Julie Andrews (Maria) fixes her hair for a scene shot on location at Frohenburg Castle. 

Salzburg, Austria, 1964

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The making of The Sound of Music. Julie Andrews (Maria) fixes her hair for a s...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Rob...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Rob...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Baron von Trapp.

Filming a scene.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Baron von Trapp.

Christopher Plummer playing the guitar.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-
family,was directed by Robert Wise.It starred Julie
Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as
Baron von Trapp.Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp.
Salzburg,1964

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp- family,was directed by Rob...
Painter Friedensreich (Friedrich) Hundertwasser (1928-2000) (with
wollen cap) and friends in Vienna.

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Painter Friedensreich (Friedrich) Hundertwasser (1928-2000) (with wollen cap) a...
Friedl Gredler, leading member of the "Verband der Unabhaengigen" a postwar Austrian party that catered to former Nationalsocialists.

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Friedl Gredler, leading member of the "Verband der Unabhaengigen" a postwar Aust...
"Nazihunter" Simon Wiesenthal, Vienna,1970
Wiesenthal survived twelve concentration camps and,
after his liberation in 1945, decided to dedicate his life to
finding Nazi-criminals and to institute legal action against them.

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"Nazihunter" Simon Wiesenthal, Vienna,1970 Wiesenthal survived twelve concentra...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Fritz Stowasser)        Vienna,1962

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Fritz Stowasser) Vienna,196...
Painters Rudolf Hausner (right) and Friedensreich      
Hundertwasser in Hausner's studio in Vienna,1962

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Painters Rudolf Hausner (right) and Friedensreich Hundertwasser in Hausner...
Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Fritz Stowasser)        Vienna,1962

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Austrian painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Fritz Stowasser) Vienna,196...
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio
in Vienna,1959

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna,1959
Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime   
theme" in the movie "The Third Man",playing the zither 
for guests of his "Heurigen" tavern. Carol Reed's       
post-war epic starred Orson Welles.                    
Vienna,1953

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Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime theme" in the movie "Th...
Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime   
theme" in the movie "The Third Man",playing the zither 
for guests of his "Heurigen" tavern. Carol Reed's       
post-war epic starred Orson Welles.                    
Vienna,1953

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Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime theme" in the movie "Th...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

#55021128

Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state
treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet foreign minister Molotov
arrives at Bad Voeslau airport for final talks with the
Austrian government. He is greeted by Austrian
Foreign Minister Leopold Figl. Vienna,1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian state treaty of May 15,1955, Soviet...
Waiting outside of the Belvedere palace, where the Austiran State Treaty was signed. Many people came early to find a good spot and waited for hours, making themselves as comfortable as possible.

The Austrian State Treaty brought the allied occupation in Austria to an end. It was signed on 15 May 1955 by John Foster Dulles (USA), Harold Mcmillan (Great Britain), Vyacheslav Molotov (Soviet Union), Antoine Pinay (France) and Leopold Figl (Austria).

Vienna, Austria, 1955

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Waiting outside of the Belvedere palace, where the Austiran State Treaty was sig...
Shortly before the signing of the Austrian State Treaty on 15 May 1955) French Foreign minister Antoine Pinay meets British foreign minister Harold Macmillan coming up the staircase of the Chancellory. Office of the Federal Chancellor, Vienna, Austria, 1955

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Shortly before the signing of the Austrian State Treaty on 15 May 1955) French F...
Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world
champion, three times Olympic gold meadal winner,
during the 1958 world championships in Bad Gastein,
Austria

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Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world champion, three times Olympic...
Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world
champion, three times Olympic gold meadal winner,
during the 1958 world championships in Bad Gastein,
Austria

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Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world champion, three times Olympic...
Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world
champion, three times Olympic gold meadal winner,
during the 1958 world championships in Bad Gastein,
Austria

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Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world champion, three times Olympic...
Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world
champion, three times Olympic gold meadal winner,
during the 1958 world championships in Bad Gastein,
Austria

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Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world champion, three times Olympic...
Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world
champion, three times Olympic gold meadal winner,
during the 1958 world championships in Bad Gastein,
Austria

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Portrait of Toni Sailer,Austrian ski-ace and world champion, three times Olympic...
Diplomats on the Danube:In the summer of 1954 the      
Austrian government invited accredited diplomats to an 
excursion on the Danube.
During the visit to Melk's library, a venerable librarian points out some of the priceless incunabula and first paintings. Left to right: Dr. Pichler, Secretary to Gruber; the librarian; Austrian chancellor Julius Raab; Dr. Gruber; Mrs. Palmer, wife of a Ministry of Interior official; Mrs. Timoshtshenko, and Italian Ambassador Enrico Anzilotti.

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Diplomats on the Danube:In the summer of 1954 the Austrian government inv...
Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and
composer of the "Harry-Lime theme"plays the zither
for his guests."The Third Man",Carol Reed's post-war
epic of crime in post-war Vienna,starred Orson Welles.
Vienna,1954

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Life in post-war Vienna:Anton Karas,publican and composer of the "Harry-Lime the...
Lorenz Boehler (1885-1973), Austrian physician and famous accident surgeon.
Professor Lorenz Böhler, who introduced the pinning of broken bones, with a "pinned" leg at the Vienna General Hospital.

Vienna, Austria, 1954

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Lorenz Boehler (1885-1973), Austrian physician and famous accident surgeon. Pro...
Giorgio Strehler (director of the production) and Rolf Liebermann (director of the opera) during rehearsals for Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro" at the Paris opera Palais Garnier.
Paris, 1973.

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Giorgio Strehler (director of the production) and Rolf Liebermann (director of t...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Baron von Trapp.

Julie Andrews' daughter Emma during a break from filming.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robe...
"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robert Wise. It starred Julie Andrews as Maria Trapp and Christopher Plummer as Baron von Trapp.

Julie Andrews and her daughter Emma during a break from filming.

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"The Sound of Music" a film about the singing Trapp-family, was directed by Robe...
Traudl Lessing, 1951.

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Traudl Lessing, 1951.
Austrian election campaign 1953: Conservative Chancellor Leopold Figl of the Austrian People's Party addresses voters from the stage of a Lower-Austrian village theatre. Vienna, 1953.

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Austrian election campaign 1953: Conservative Chancellor Leopold Figl of the Aus...
Chancellor Leopold Figl during one of the many balls in Vienna's "Fashing" (carneval) season. Vienna, 1953.

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Chancellor Leopold Figl during one of the many balls in Vienna's "Fashing" (carn...
The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, reopened after extensive reconstruction on November 5, 1955.
Dr. Fritz Meznik, chief of the Austrian Federal Press Bureau, ponders the seating order for the reopening performance: Beethoven's Fidelio.

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The Vienna Opera House, damaged by bombs during the last days of World War II, r...
Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in the exercise of their religion. Some leaders of the churches were imprisoned. 
Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty returned to Budapest on October 31, 1956, after 8 years in an AVH (Secret Police) prison in Felsoepeteny. On November 4, he fled to the US-Embassy in Budapest, where he remained until 1971. He was permitted to leave Hungary in 1971 and lived in Vienna until his death in 1975.

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Under Hungarian Communism, Protestants, Catholics and Jews were fairly free in t...
Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and    
Jews were fairly free to exercise their religion,but   
leaders of the Christian churches were persecuted.     
Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty after his release from      
prison, Budapest,October 1956.

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Under Hungarian Communism,Protestants,Catholics and Jews were fairly free to...
With son Paul, the chaplain, Adenauer discusses an extension to the Boccia court in his garden in Rhoendorf near Bonn, 1957.

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With son Paul, the chaplain, Adenauer discusses an extension to the Boccia court...
Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna, 1959.

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Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba in his studio in Vienna, 1959.
President Charles De Gaulle visits West Germany, September 1962.  
De Gaulle and Adenauer during the visit.

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West Germany, September 1962. De Gaulle an...
President Charles De Gaulle visits West Germany, September 1962.  
De Gaulle and Adenauer during the visit.

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President Charles De Gaulle visits West Germany, September 1962. De Gaulle an...
The director of the Paris opera, Rolf Liebermann, watching rehearsals for Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro" at the Paris opera Palais Garnier.
Paris, 1973.

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The director of the Paris opera, Rolf Liebermann, watching rehearsals for Mozart...