Reise Bodensee und Schweiz


Travel to Switzerland and Lake Constance


Tour of the zoo in Basel; Timetable of the ships from Constance; Ship landing stage, family in the restaurant, promenade by the lake; Collegiate Church in St. Gallen; Drive by car through mountain landscape; Women in costume; Car on country road; Women in costume on the way to the church and in front of the church; Girl with Käthe-Kruse doll, family in front of the car; Hike to the Ebenalp, family on the terrace; Alleys in Appenzell; Family in room, woman in costume, place <not identified>; Cars on the highway; Klamm <not identified; possibly Rappenloch gorge near Dornbirn>;

Family at the Rhine Falls near Schaffhausen, boat trip to the waterfalls); Drive through the Schächental and over the Klausenpass, snowball fight; Trip with the excursion boat on Lake Lucerne; Drive by car along Lake Lucerne; Lower town in Bregenz; Passengers board the Lake Constance ferry, music band on the quay, port in Lindau; Meersburg: tour of the old town, visit to the old and new castle; Ferry ride, seaplane; Mainau and Unteruhldingen landing stage; Domestic pigs; Sailing ship; Minster St. Nikolaus in Überlingen and in Birnau; Show car; Jetty at Lake Constance (probably Unteruhldingen), family eating on the terrace of a restaurant, sign 'Zu den Pfahlbauten'; Pile dwellings in Unteruhldingen, Baden im See; Evening atmosphere. //


Reference / film number :  LFS 9304
Date :  1930
Coloration :  Black and white
Sound :  Mute
Timecode :  00:08:20
Running time :  00:00:00
Film-maker :  Balke, Curt
Reel format :  16 mm
Genre :  Amateur movie
Thematics :  Cross-border tourism, Religious feasts and events, Places, Natural and transformed landscape, Heritage and tourism sites
Archive :  Haus des Dokumentarfilms

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