Thursday, March 14, 2013

World Tour (1931-32) Revisited: Out and about in Berlin, March 9th-15th, 1931

Charlie visits with children in the poor section of Berlin (above and below).


At  police headquarters in Berlin where Charlie visited the Police Museum.
“Frightening and depressing was my visit to the Berlin Police Museum--photographs of murder victims,
suicides, degenerates and human abnormalities of every kind”  (MA, pg. 360)

Tea with the Berlin chief of police, Albert Grzesinski, second from right.  

With German Minister of Interior Joseph Karl Wirth.

Tomorrow: Charlie's romantic adventures in Berlin.  Next stop: Vienna on March 16th.

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