Michael Gasser
Michael Gasser is a historian and has worked in management positions in the Collections and Archive sections at the ETH Library in Zurich since 2006.
Walter Mittelholzer – the flying adventurer and entrepreneur

20. July 2018

Photography | Nature | 20th / 21st century | Society | Culture | Economy | Featured

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Walter Mittelholzer – with a plane and a camera

Walter Mittelholzer is still remembered as a pilot, aerial photographer and founder of Swissair. Mittelholzer himself worked hard to create this image, not least through the clever marketing of aerial photos of his homeland and images of foreign exotica.

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