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Deutsche Lufthansa airlines achieved great success with renewed passenger flights over the South Atlantic using a four-engine Focke-Wulf "Condor" aircraft.

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

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

1939

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1939-07
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1939
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Airplanes
Transport planes
Focke-Wulf airplanes
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Blemishes on image.

Content : Picture caption: "Mit dem erneuten Passagierflug über den Südatlantik mit einem viermotorigen Focke-Wulf-Flugzeug 'Condor" erringt die Deutsche Lufthansa einen großen Erfolg."

Content : The Focke-Wulf "Condor" was originally designed as an airliner, but later versions were used by the Luftwaffe as maritime reconnaissance aircraft/bombers to find and attack Allied convoys in the North Atlantic.

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: a42f3830-c601-012f-4c48-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1939: Issued
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Deutsche Lufthansa airlines achieved great success with renewed passenger flights over the South Atlantic using a four-engine Focke-Wulf "Condor" aircraft." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939-07. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fca4-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Deutsche Lufthansa airlines achieved great success with renewed passenger flights over the South Atlantic using a four-engine Focke-Wulf "Condor" aircraft." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fca4-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939-07). Deutsche Lufthansa airlines achieved great success with renewed passenger flights over the South Atlantic using a four-engine Focke-Wulf "Condor" aircraft. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fca4-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

Wikipedia Citation

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Deutsche Lufthansa airlines achieved great success with renewed passenger flights over the South Atlantic using a four-engine Focke-Wulf  "Condor" aircraft.