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Lieutenant Schuhart sees home from the conning tower of his U-Boat. After a successful deployment, he can report a total of 66,500 tons (of enemy shipping) sunk.

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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
Arrivals & departures
Submarines -- German
Sailors -- German -- 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Military personnel -- German
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Vom Turm seines U-Bootes blickt Kapitänleutnant Schuhart auf die Heimat. Nach erfolgreicher Feindfahrt konnte er ingesamt 66 500 Tonnen als versenkt melden."

Content : Otto Schuhart's submarine U-29 sank the British aircraft carrier "Courageous" in September 1939. Unlike many U-boat commanders, he survived the war.

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: 02c31120-c602-012f-face-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. "Lieutenant Schuhart sees home from the conning tower of his U-Boat. After a successful deployment, he can report a total of 66,500 tons (of enemy shipping) sunk." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5bc-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lieutenant Schuhart sees home from the conning tower of his U-Boat. After a successful deployment, he can report a total of 66,500 tons (of enemy shipping) sunk." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5bc-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Lieutenant Schuhart sees home from the conning tower of his U-Boat. After a successful deployment, he can report a total of 66,500 tons (of enemy shipping) sunk. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5bc-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

Wikipedia Citation

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Lieutenant Schuhart sees home from the conning tower of his U-Boat.  After a successful deployment, he can report a total of 66,500 tons (of enemy shipping) sunk.