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Day after day the German Air Force delivers heavy blows against England. From the command posts of the air bases go forth the orders to the combat fliers to smash the harbors, docks and warehouses to pieces.

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3956136

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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
Military leadership
World War, 1914-1918 -- Military personnel -- German
Fighter pilots
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German
Germany. Luftwaffe
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Tag für tag setzte die deutsche Luftwaffe zu schweren Schlägen gegen England an. In der Kommandostelle des Fliegerhorstes ergeht der Befehl an die Kampfflieger, Häsen, Docks und Speicher mit schweren Brocken zu belegen."

Content : This picture's caption is followed by that of Image no. 3956135. Note the aviator in his one-piece flight-suit at left.

Content: Title translates German picture caption
Physical Description
Form: Gelatin silver prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: cc30b1d0-c601-012f-07de-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. "Day after day the German Air Force delivers heavy blows against England. From the command posts of the air bases go forth the orders to the combat fliers to smash the harbors, docks and warehouses to pieces." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-451f-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Day after day the German Air Force delivers heavy blows against England. From the command posts of the air bases go forth the orders to the combat fliers to smash the harbors, docks and warehouses to pieces." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-451f-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Day after day the German Air Force delivers heavy blows against England. From the command posts of the air bases go forth the orders to the combat fliers to smash the harbors, docks and warehouses to pieces. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-451f-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

Wikipedia Citation

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Day after day the German Air Force delivers heavy blows against England.  From the command posts of the air bases go forth the orders to the combat fliers to smash the harbors, docks and warehouses to pieces.