One of 35 black and white Lantern Slides depicting images of places and people taken in the Garmisch-Partenkirchen district in Bavaria, Germany, circa 1920s. This Lantern Slide depicts a man ice skating on a what appears to be an outdoor track. The man is probably skating on Lake Riessersee which was a popular skating venue and the location for the speed skating and ice hockey for the 1936 Winter Olympics.

Description of Content

Man wearing fitted pants and a jumper ice skating, on an outdoor track. There are people walking along side the track and behind the skater a group of spectators and sitting and standing at the side of the track.

Physical Description

Standard format (3¼ x 3¼ inch square) lantern slide, comprising black & white photograph printed on glass with black paper edging under a protective glass cover plate.

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