Das Archivbild vom 26.05.1962 zeigt Bauarbeiter, die unter der Bewachung von DDR-Grenzpolizisten Sprengstoffschäden an der Berliner Mauer in der Bernauer Straße/Ecke Schwadter Straße beseitigen. Eine Sprengstoffanschlag kurz nach Mitternacht hatte ein zwei Meter breites Loch in die Mauer gerissen

east German workers forced to build the wall at gunpoint in 1961

Two East German guards are seen through the barbed wire of the Berlin Wall looking back toward the western side. Note that the Vopo on the left is armed with a World War II-era PPSh-41 Russian submachine gun.

"The Wall served to prevent the massive emigration and defection that marked East Germany and the communist Eastern Bloc during the post-World War II period.

Berlin | Geteilte Stadt. Berliner Mauer

West Berlin police stand guard behind barbed wire along the new massive concrete wall at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate, Germany, on Nov. Beyond the wall, Communists pull down a fiber board screen behind which the building operations took place.

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A woman attempts to peer through the wall in The erection of the wall split families in half. Many eastern Berliners were cut off from their jobs.

Flak 37 mit Behelfslafette. Berlin, 1945.

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Berlin | Geteilte Stadt. Brandenberger Tor

The Brandenburg Gate is sealed off in the Soviet-occupied sector of East Berlin. Located at the center of the German capital, the gate stands behind part of the Berlin Wall that divides East and West Berlin.

Windows in East Berlin near the construction of the Berlin Wall are bricked up. Viewed from West Berlin, German, November 1961.

Windows are bricked up on the East Berline side during the construction of the Berlin Wall, Germany, November 1961 © Don McCullin / Contact Press Images / LUZphoto

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The bridge between East Germany and West Berlin pictured in the early 1960s. Recently opened files show how Stasi officials secretly sold citizens to western pharmaceutical companies to use as human guinea pigs

East Germany's secret police sold citizens to western pharmaceutical companies to use as human guinea pigs in drug trials

The bridge between East Germany and West Berlin pictured in the early Recently opened files show how Stasi officials secretly sold citizens to western pharmaceutical companies to use as human guinea pigs

A German women hangs clothing out to dry on a line strung between a tree and the Berlin Wall, Nov.13, 1963.

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A German women hangs clothing out to dry on a line strung between a tree and the Berlin Wall, Germany, 1963

This Day in History: After 15 months and more than 250,000 flights, the Berlin Airlift ends on September 30, 1945. Repinned by www.gorara.com

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Thomas Hoepker - GERMANY. West Berlin. 1963. A man takes souvenir photos of his sons at the Berlin Wall near Bernauer Strasse. West-Berlin Wedding.

A man takes souvenir photos of his sons at the Berlin Wall near Bernauer Strasse, in West Berlin.

Berlin, 1963.

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