Over The Wall


Getty Images

Getty Images
New York, United States

10th September 1961: A woman is lowered from a window in Bernauer Strasse on a rope to escape into the western sector of Berlin after the post-war division of the city. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)


  • Title: Over The Wall
  • Creator: Keystone
  • Date Created: 1961-09-10
  • Provenance: Hulton Archive
  • Subject Keywords: Group, Escape, Divided, City, Rope, Assistance, Lifestyles, Vertical, Black And White, Window, Germany, Berlin, Wall, Politics, Escape, Refugee, Communism, Males, Females, Women, Lowering, Government, Postwar, Bernauer Strasse, Crisis, 1960-1969
  • Collection ID: 60
  • Collection: Hulton Archive
  • Artist Title: Stringer

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