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Workers Build Berlin Wall as Police Watch

Workers Build Berlin Wall as Police Watch

Original caption: 8/18/1961-Berlin, Germany- Grim-faced East German workers, under the watchful eyes of the Communist police, erect a high, concrete wall at a sector border near Potzdamer Platz. Five truckloads of bricklayers and laborers drove into the huge square during the night and built a concrete barrier 150-feet long, five feet high, and three-feet thick.
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BE062757
Date Photographed:
August 18, 1961
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© Bettmann/CORBIS
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26 MB - 2493px × 3762px • 8.00in. × 12.00in @ 300 ppi

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