Forgotten Danube

While researching for my novel, I keep on discovering amazing photos of the river. This collection is from the forgotten captain and photographer Johann Eilingsfeld and was created from 1915 till 1929.

Eilingsfeld was born in 1877 in Mözs in Hungary. He worked on the steamboats and private ships all his life, starting the career in 1905 as a sailor, finally reaching the highest rank of the first captain in 1912. Read the article.

johann eilingsfeld