Frankfurt am Main: Hippodrom

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Hessen
City: Frankfurt am Main
Location: Sachsenhausen, Kennedyallee / Stresemannallee

Built 1897 as a riding hall. Also used for concerts, exhibitions and various festivals. 2000 seats. Destroyed by bombs in World War II. Remains demolished in 1956.

[Later, an office block for "Zentralverband der Elektrotechnik- und Elektroindustrie e. V." was built on the site.]

Frankfurt (Main): Hippodrom Front Text: "Frankfurt a. M. - Das Hyppodrom", inscription: "Hippodrom"
Publisher: Kunstverlag A. H. John, Frankfurt a. M.
Type: Undivided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Frankfurt to Wien (Austria), 1900

Frankfurt (Main): Hippodrom Picture: Hippodrom during World War I, used as military catering facility
Front Text: "1914. Verpflegungsstation Hippodrom. 1915. 1916. Frankfurt a. M., ..."
Publisher: J. Maubach & Co., Frankfurt a. M.
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: by German Forces' Postal Service, from Bad Ems to Bachhagel, 1916 (see also reverse)

Frankfurt (Main): Hippodrom Picture: Hippodrom during World War I, used as military catering facility
Reverse Text: "Verpflegungsstation Hippodrom, Frankfurt a. M."
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: by German Forces' Postal Service, from Frankfurt a. M. to Thorn (= Torun, Poland), 1917


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