National Geographic : 1933 Jun
738 THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE K4 Photograph by Carl Schiitze A NARROW STREET OF OLDER HAMBURG In contrast to the strange new architecture on spacious avenues are quarters which date back to medieval times. They are crowded, sometimes squalid, often turbulent. The city has model apartments, and apartments with playgrounds, but many natives cling to these alleylike thoroughfares. Though these narrow passages are closed to vehicles, pedestrians swarm through them and small shops do a brisk trade.