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East Berlin 1979. 

East Berlin 1979. 

West Berlin Kurfürstendamm March 1979. This la…

West Berlin Kurfürstendamm March 1979. This lady looks striking, maybe she was someone famous.

West Berlin 1979. The Reichstag building, and …

West Berlin 1979. The Reichstag building, and just visible running behind it lower right, the Berlin Wall. 

West Berlin March 1979. The then disused high-…

West Berlin March 1979. The then disused high-level U-Bahn station at Bülowstrasse was briefly a venue for a discotheque, called U-Tropia, Bahnhof der Nationen. It was closed down due to complaints about noise.

The Berlin Wall turns the corner onto Kommanda…

The Berlin Wall turns the corner onto Kommandantenstrasse. 1986.

The crossing point between East And West Berli…

The crossing point between East And West Berlin on Prinzenstrasse in 1986.

West Berlin Sebastianstrasse 1986. 

West Berlin Sebastianstrasse 1986. 

West Berlin Henriettenplatz 1986. This is the …

West Berlin Henriettenplatz 1986. This is the very end of the Kurfürstendamm as it passes over the bridge at Halensee S-Bahn station, which was disused at that time. The front entrance building of the station can be seen behind the imbiss, but was then a car showroom for Opel cars.

West Berlin Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1986. Five majo…

West Berlin Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1986. Five major roads radiate out from this large roundabout, and many of the buildings here are part of the Berlin Institute of Technology. The post box left has one slot for letters to Berlin (West), and the second slot is for Other Destinations, which would include, of course, Berlin (East).

West Berlin 1986. Outside the Europa Centre.

West Berlin 1986. Outside the Europa Centre.