West-Germans welcome US President Dwight »Ike« Eisenhower on his trip to Europe. One year before, Nikita Khrushchev has issued the Western powers an ultimatum to withdraw from Berlin - an accelerating Cold War situation evolved, that should culminate in the Berlin-Crisis of 1961.
Vintage Gelatin silver print
Image dimensions 19,5 x 29,6 cm (19,5 x 29,6 inch)
Double weight paper, semi-matte surface
Photographer's agency stamp, neg.no. »59-21-9/11« stamp archive stamp and several handwritten notations in pencil and ink on the reverse
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