National Geographic : 1951 Sep
© National Geographic Society 387 Kodachlrome by Volkinar \Wetzel Cloud-capped Tyrolese Alps Guard Innsbruck, Austrian Gateway to the Brenner Pass Cyclists flank a tramcar rattling down Maria-Theresien-Strasse, the city's main thoroughfare. Anna Column (right) commemorates the retreat of Bavarian invaders on St. Anne's Day, 1703. Scaffolding climbs a church (left) under repair for World War II bomb damage. Here the author began her stroll to Venice.