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[...the men of the Luftwaffe kept stalwart watch. Oberleutnant Schumacher's squadron once again shot down three English bombers.]

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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 decorations
Shaking hands
Fighter pilots -- German
Military officers -- German -- 1939-1945
Germany. Luftwaffe
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : British bomber raids on German military and naval installations early in the war had little success and suffered severe losses among the planes and their crews. This picture's caption begins on the following image.

Content : Picture caption: "...die Männer der deutschen Luftwaffe hielten unentwegt Wacht. Das Geschwader des Oberstleutnant Schumacher konnte abermals drei englische Bomber abschießen."

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: e15ec980-c601-012f-cbe8-58d385a7bc34

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. "[...the men of the Luftwaffe kept stalwart watch. Oberleutnant Schumacher's squadron once again shot down three English bombers.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-454b-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[...the men of the Luftwaffe kept stalwart watch. Oberleutnant Schumacher's squadron once again shot down three English bombers.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-454b-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

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[...the men of the Luftwaffe kept stalwart watch.  Oberleutnant Schumacher's squadron once again shot down three English bombers.]