Csepel Documentation

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The researchers assemble at the entrance to the bunker on Csepel Island, an industrial district in Budapest that once employed 20,000 people.
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Paddle signs found in the in bunker.
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Our extraordinary tour guide. He spoke with both his lips and hands. The walls of this bunker were 80cms thick. Bombing of this areas was started in 1941. The factory made planes and was originally own by a Jewish industrialist, who agreed to make planes for Germany in exchange for safe passage of his family to the US.
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A bunker within a bunker - various books.
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One of the things that makes this bunker so special is that it brings together disaster graphics from several eras.
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A detail of the disaster graphics.
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The toilet.
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Light bulbs and mystery supplies.
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Standard lighting.
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Pilfered supplies
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To the second level.
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Peeling paint.

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The modernized and privitalised factory on Csepel Island - produces and reconditions heavy machinery
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The workers' canteen on Csepel Island.
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My lunch - fish (roe) soup.
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The research wing of the The Academy of Arts, Budapest
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Entrance to The Academy of Arts, Budapest
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The spread at our "Business Breakfast"
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The bulletin board at the entrance to the art school.

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With privatization comes security - the logo of a security firm.
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More security
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More capitalism
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Displacement and homelessness
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Cold War charm
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Cold War cool
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Churchill in translation
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The central market in Budapest
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The central aisle of the central market. IMG 0944.jpg
Homemade signage
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Discarded veggies.
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Window service.
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Heroes Square
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The National Gallery
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One of the world's most beautiful coffee shops IMG 0967.jpg

Inside one of the world's most beautiful coffee shops