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At the same time, Reichs Minister Dr. Frank assumed his duties as Governor General of the Polish territory (not incorporated into the Reich). His official seat is the historic castle of Krakow, whose key was ceremonially handed over to him.

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Title
At the same time, Reichs Minister Dr. Frank assumed his duties as Governor General of the Polish territory (not incorporated into the Reich). His official seat is the historic castle of Krakow, whose key was ceremonially handed over to him.
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich (1885-1957) (Photographer)
Collection

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

1939

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1939
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945
Military parades & ceremonies
Military occupations
Military officers -- German -- 1939-1945
Government officials -- German -- Poland
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Zur gleichen Zeit trat auch Reichsminister Dr. Frank sein Amt als Generalgouverneur für das polnische Gebiet an. Sein Amtsitz ist die historische Burg in Krakau, deren Schlüssel ihm feierlich überreicht werden.
Content: The General Government was what was left of Poland after large portions had been added to the Reich. The General Government's population were to be used as serfs, while crops and natural resources were to go to Germany.
Content: Title translates German picture caption
Source note: Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a625a2c0-c601-012f-2117-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. At the same time, Reichs Minister Dr. Frank assumed his duties as Governor General of the Polish territory (not incorporated into the Reich). His official seat is the historic castle of Krakow, whose key was ceremonially handed over to him. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fca8-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

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At the same time, Reichs Minister Dr. Frank assumed his duties as Governor General of the Polish territory (not incorporated into the Reich).  His official seat is the historic castle of Krakow, whose key was ceremonially handed over to him.