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["Panje" sleds are the safest means of transport in winter. Supply troops in a Russian city.]

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

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

1941

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1941
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Churches -- Russia
Soviet Union -- History
Sleds & sleighs
Soldiers -- German -- 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Eastern Front
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : "Panje" was a word used by German soldiers on the Eastern Front to describe wagons, carts and sleds taken from local peasants and pressed into army service. The word is Polish for a type of small, study horse which often pulled them.

Content : Picture caption: "Panjeschlitten sind im Winter das sicherste Beförderungsmittel. Nachschubtruppe in einer russischen Stadt."

Content : Printed beneath caption: "PK-Kriegsberrichter Lachmann-PBZ"

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: 24d1b460-c602-012f-acec-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. "["Panje" sleds are the safest means of transport in winter. Supply troops in a Russian city.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b22fc0d7-157b-4eed-e040-e00a180606a5

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["Panje" sleds are the safest means of transport in winter.  Supply troops in a Russian city.]