Overview of The Exposition
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exhibition will show 245 photographs of the town Heide from the
time of the secession from Denmark up to the end of the Weimar republic.
The photographs show typical pictures, alterations and developments in
a small northern Germany country town situated 100 kms north of Hamburg.
They represent a period when many Germans emigrated into the United States
of America, so Rudolph Dirks, the inventor of the
"Katzenjammer Kids" comic strip.
Take some time to see the complete online exhibition on German internet pages with navigation possibility and short explanations in English language.
fri 11.30-14, sat 14-17.
Heide, location + history sketch.
This site in German language.
Above: Museum (court) with the original exhibition (below)
Enlargings or details by clicking
on the red crosses on the photos (+).
The Earliest Photographs
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