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[ ...the operating room destroyed and the maternity ward heavily damaged. Again women and children are sacrificed to this criminal way of war.]

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Title
[ ...the operating room destroyed and the maternity ward heavily damaged. Again women and children are sacrificed to this criminal way of war.]
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
War damage -- Germany
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Cf. image ID 3956122.

Content : Picture caption: "... den Operationssaal zerstörten und auch in einem Wöchnerinnenheim schwere Verwüstungen anrichteten. Wieder fielen Frauen und Kinder dieser verbrecherischen Kriegsführung zum Opfer."

Content : Many early war bombing raids took place at night, when it was hard to even approach accuracy when attacking a target. Occurrences like this, though unintended, were unfortunately common.

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
UUID: ff4a5030-c601-012f-fbb3-58d385a7bc34
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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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[ ...the operating room destroyed and the maternity ward heavily damaged. Again women and children are sacrificed to this criminal way of war.]