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Because the wounded one's hand cannot do so, the nurse from the German Red Cross writes a letter to his parents and wife. In a thousand small ways the homeland shows its thanks to its soldiers.

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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
Nurses
War casualties
Red Cross and Red Crescent
World War, 1939-1945 -- Casualties
Letter writing
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical aspects -- German
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Da die Hand des Verwundeten noch den Dienst versagt, schreibt die Schwester vom Deutschen Roten Kreuz auch eine Briefe an Eltern und Braut. Mit tausend kleinen Hilfereichungen stattet die Heimat den Soldaten ihren Dank ab."

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: bff3a5d0-c601-012f-6745-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Because the wounded one's hand cannot do so, the nurse from the German Red Cross writes a letter to his parents and wife. In a thousand small ways the homeland shows its thanks to its soldiers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-4506-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Because the wounded one's hand cannot do so, the nurse from the German Red Cross writes a letter to his parents and wife. In a thousand small ways the homeland shows its thanks to its soldiers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-4506-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Because the wounded one's hand cannot do so, the nurse from the German Red Cross writes a letter to his parents and wife. In a thousand small ways the homeland shows its thanks to its soldiers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-4506-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

Wikipedia Citation

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Because the wounded one's hand cannot do so, the nurse from the German Red Cross writes a letter to his parents and wife.  In a thousand small ways the homeland shows its thanks to its soldiers.