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Josef Herold - the photographer

Herold

* Born on the 14th of March 1872 in Kitzbühel
* Great pioneer of winter sports
* Photographer
* Together with Franz Reisch the first „crazy person“ in Kitzbühel, who was fascinated by the new sport from Norway, skiing
* Took photos of all ski trips of Franz Reisch and documented all of them
* First snow shoe race on the Hahnenkamm in 1895, he was the winner
* 1929 his dream of a cable car up the Hahnenkamm came true
* In the 30ies he was also major of Kitzbühel
* Died in 1938 in Kitzbühel

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Sporthotel Reisch, Rupert Mayr-Reisch GmbH & CoKG

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