Germany ten years after World War II. A steam locomotive moving along track near Dyckerhoff cement company plant in Wiesbaden, Germany. The locomotive emits black smoke. The cement factory is seen in the left rear background.
Germany ten years after World War II. German workers in Wiesbaden, Germany. German workmen lay cobble stones by hand on a road on the outskirts of Wiesbaden. Vehicles on the road. Workers shovel the cobble stones into a truck. Facial expression of German workers as they lay cobble stones.
Germany ten years after World War II. Construction in Wiesbaden Germany. Two German crane operators work. A hook carries a cable. A worker directs a hoisting operation from the ground. A worker hooks a cable. Steel girders on the ground. Steel girder construction and men work on it. A steel girder attached to the hook is lifted. It is moved over the steel girder construction. A side of the crane reads 'Krupp Rheinhausen'. Workers work with steel girders and crane.
Germany ten years after World War II. Construction in Wiesbaden, Germany. A half completed new state government building. Men work on the building. A winch in operation with a man operating it. Bricks being put on a hoist and pulled up the side of the building in wheelbarrows. The hoist is being lowered. A man walks and places a crowbar on a wheelbarrow. It is hoisted up the building. A man bends an iron reinforcement rack on a cable. Iron reinforcement rod is being bent. A crane operator operates a crane and smiles.
Germany ten years after World War II. Farmers in Wiesbaden, Germany. A farmer reaps oats. He uses a scythe to cut oats. The farmer and his family ride on a horse drawn wagon. In contrast, a farmer is seen harvesting his oat crop using a tractor pulling an reaper that cuts and drops bundles of oats as it proceeds along the field. Two young farm workers pose. One wipes his brow. Farmer cleaning the reaper cutter. Harvested oats being transported in open train cars pulled by an electric locomotive. Views of Dyckerhoff Cement Works with fumes emanating from a dozen smoke stacks. Steam locomotives moving in the area of the plant.
Germany ten years after World War II. Traffic on the Rhine River in Wiesbaden, Germany. A paddle wheel tug boat. It pulls a long string of barges loaded with coal.