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[The targets of the English were peaceful farming villages, schools and hospitals. Their air war policy was a cultural shame. They weren't even afraid to target Goethe's garden house in Weimar and Bismarck's mausoleum in Friedrichsruh.]

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Title
[The targets of the English were peaceful farming villages, schools and hospitals. Their air war policy was a cultural shame. They weren't even afraid to target Goethe's garden house in Weimar and Bismarck's mausoleum in Friedrichsruh.]
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
Porches
Vines
Abandoned buildings
Houses -- Germany
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Die Angriffsziele dieser Engländer waren friedliche Bauerndörfer, Schulen und Lazarette. Ihre "Luftkriegsführung" war eine Kulturschande. Sie scheuten sich nicht einmal, auf das Goethe-Gartenhaus in Weimar und das Bismarck-Mausoleum in Friedrichsruh zu zielen."

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: 14c2c340-c602-012f-c65c-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 targets of the English were peaceful farming villages, schools and hospitals.  Their air war policy was a cultural shame.  They weren't even afraid to target Goethe's garden house in Weimar and Bismarck's mausoleum in Friedrichsruh.]