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

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Title
["Panje" sleds are the safest means of transport in winter. Supply troops in a Russian city.]
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
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24d1b460-c602-012f-acec-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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["Panje" sleds are the safest means of transport in winter.  Supply troops in a Russian city.]