Category: Handwriting

Handwritten Sütterlin letter from the year 1933.

Handwritten letter. Sütterlin. German Empire.

Handwritten letter 1933.

Handwritten Sütterlin letter from the year 1933. German Empire.

The Sütterlin writings, usually called simply Sütterlin, are developed in 1911 commissioned by the Prussian Cultural and Education Ministry, by Ludwig Sütterl in Kurrent fonts. In addition to the German Sütterlin fonts that represents a special form of German cursive, Ludwig Sütterlin also developed a stylistically comparable Latin cursive alphabet. The German Sütterlin font was introduced in Prussia from 1915th.

German Empire. Handwritten Sütterlin letter. Calligraphy

Handwritten Sütterlin letter 1933.

She began in the 1920s to replace the German cursive and in 1935 in a modified form (slightly, with less circular shapes) as a German folk signature part of the official curriculum. As a result of the signature decree however led to its prohibition by a circular of the NSDAP on 1 September 1941.

Linderhof palace. Royal Villa of King Louis II of Bavaria.

AK,  King Louis II. Castle Linderhof Bavaria.

Royal Villa of King Louis II

Linderhof palace. Royal Villa of King Louis II of Bavaria.

Replica of the palace and gardens of Versailles, the magnificent former residence of the Sun King Louis XIV. The garden and park in Linderhof is one of the exemplars of the garden art of historicism. Built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria, called the fairy prince.

 

 

Salzburg Mirabell Gardens, Austria 1928.

Schloss, Mirabell, Palace, Salzburg
Salzburg, Mirabell Gardens, Palace Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg Mirabell Gardens

Austria,  Stamps, Philately, Handwriting, postmark,

Back of postcard. Salzburg Mirabell Gardens.

Salzburg Mirabell Gardens, Mirabell Palace, Austria 1928.

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Ak Grindelwald Switzerland 1905

AK, Collectible Postcard. Grindelwald Switzerland. German Handwriting

Grindelwald

Collectible Switzerland stamps. philately. German Handwriting.

Grindelwald Switzerland. Back of postcard.

Ak Grindelwald Switzerland 1905

An early postcard from the time of the beginning of mass tourism. On the front the panorama of snow-covered mountain massif shows around the Eiger. In the foreground is the then already famous mountain village of Grindelwald, with its Grand Hotels and large farms. She is described by hand and was sent to Düsseldorf in Germany on the 23.08.1905. The back is adorned with beautiful postmarks and a 10 rapine stamp from switzerland.

Italy Vatican postal service 1920.

India Philately, Cover, Chennai Postage, Stamps, postal history, postmark,

India Philately. Chennai Postage

German Empire, Philately, Italy, Vatican postal service

German Empire. Italy Vatican postal service.

Philately Old German states, Collectibles, Bavaria postal history, Stamps, Postmark, Handwriting

Philately Old German states, Bavaria postal history.

Philately Old German states, Bavaria, Collectibles, postal history, Stamps, Postmark, Handwriting

Bavaria postal history.

Italy Vatican postal service 1920 and other Philately.

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Hamburg Reesendamm, Alsterarkaden in 1921.

AK, Hamburg, Reesendamm Brücke. Old stamps Germania-red, handwriting
AK, Hamburg, Reesendamm Brücke. Old stamps Germania-red, handwriting

Hamburg Reesendamm, Alsterarkaden, 1921

Back of postcard, Red Germania stamp, German Reich, handwriting, postmarks. Sent to Berlin 1921.

Back of postcard with stamps and handwriting

Old Postcard from Hamburg, Reesendamm bridge with Alsterarkaden, 1921.

Back of postcard, Red Germania stamp, German Reich, handwriting, postmarks. Sent to Berlin 1921.

WW1. Army postal service, Germany 1915.

WW1. Army postal service, 1915, Germany
Rare military postmark.  WW1. Army postal service, 1915, Saxony Germany

WW1 Army postal service, Germany 1915.

WW1 prisoner of war records. German handwriting. Template, rare Postmark

WW1 Army postal service, Germany 1915.

Army postal service, Germany 1915.

Fieldpost lettercard, was send to Bautzen to Robert Hahn, Saxony. Rare military postmark. German handwriting.

World War 1. Infanterie Divison Nr. 23