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On January 12th General-Field Marshal Goering celebrated his 47th birthday. The Fuhrer's handshake conveyed the good wishes and thanks of the whole nation.

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Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich (1885-1957) (Photographer)
Collection

Eye on the Reich : German propaganda photographs, 1939-1942.

1940

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1940
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Marshals
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945
Göring, Hermann, 1893-1946
Shaking hands
World War, 1939-1945 -- Military personnel -- German
Military officers -- German -- 1939-1945
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Hermann Goering, a former World War I fighter ace, was an early member of the Nazi party and a close confidant of Hitler's. He was Reichsmarshal (deputy head of state under the Führer) and Commander-in-Chief of the Luftwaffe (Air Force).

Content : Picture caption: "Am 12. Januar feierte Generalfeldmarschall Göring seinen 47. Geburtstag. In dem Händedruck des Führers lag der Glückwunsch und der Dank der ganzen Nation."

Content : Title translates German picture caption

Source note: Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.
Physical Description
Form: Gelatin silver prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: bad7c2f0-c601-012f-5d93-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "On January 12th General-Field Marshal Goering celebrated his 47th birthday. The Fuhrer's handshake conveyed the good wishes and thanks of the whole nation." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-44fb-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "On January 12th General-Field Marshal Goering celebrated his 47th birthday. The Fuhrer's handshake conveyed the good wishes and thanks of the whole nation." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-44fb-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. On January 12th General-Field Marshal Goering celebrated his 47th birthday. The Fuhrer's handshake conveyed the good wishes and thanks of the whole nation. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-44fb-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

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On January 12th General-Field Marshal Goering celebrated his 47th birthday.  The Fuhrer's handshake conveyed the good wishes and thanks of the whole nation.