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On March 1st Greater Germany's "youngest recruits" fell into line. The 10-year-olds reported to the Hitler Youth to enter the "German Young Folk" and the "League of Young Girls".

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Title
On March 1st Greater Germany's "youngest recruits" fell into line. The 10-year-olds reported to the Hitler Youth to enter the "German Young Folk" and the "League of Young Girls".
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
Recruiting & enlistment
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Germany
Hitler-Jugend
Boys -- Germany -- 1940-1949
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Am 1. März traten Großdeutschlands "jüngste Rekruten" an. Die Zehnjährigen meldeten sich bei der HJ. zum Eintritt in das Deutsche Jungvolk und die Jungmädelschaft."
Content: There was more to this than youthful patriotism. All German children had to enroll in the Hitler Youth, with their parents subject to punishment if they didn't.
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): 079a4ea0-c602-012f-1511-58d385a7bc34
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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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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "On March 1st Greater Germany's "youngest recruits" fell into line. The 10-year-olds reported to the Hitler Youth to enter the "German Young Folk" and the "League of Young Girls"." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5c6-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. On March 1st Greater Germany's "youngest recruits" fell into line. The 10-year-olds reported to the Hitler Youth to enter the "German Young Folk" and the "League of Young Girls". Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5c6-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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On March 1st Greater Germany's "youngest recruits" fell into line.  The 10-year-olds reported to the Hitler Youth to enter the "German Young Folk" and the "League of Young Girls".