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[In the fortified ring around Sevastopol the attack is continuously prosecuted. On June 29th German and Rumanian troops force their way through the Sewernaja valley and break into the strongly fortified positions of the commanding Sapun Heights. The Heights under heavy bombardment by the German Air Force. The mountain is almost entirely enveloped in clouds of exploding debris.]

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

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

1942

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1942
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Explosions
Aerial bombings
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- German -- Soviet Union
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Im Festungsgürtel von Sewastopol wird der Angriff immer weiter vorgetragen. Am 29. Juni erzwingen deutsche und rumänische Truppen den Übergang über das Sewernaja-Tal und brechen in die stark ausgebauten beherrschenden Stellungen der Sapun-Höhen ein. Die Höhen unter dem schweren Bombenhagel der deutschen Luftwaffe. Der Berg ist fast völlig in Explosionswolken eingehüllt."

Content : Printed above caption: "Scherl, PK.-Kriegsberichter Göbe"

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: 3e326990-c602-012f-5c05-58d385a7bc34

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. "[In the fortified ring around Sevastopol the attack is continuously prosecuted. On June 29th German and Rumanian troops force their way through the Sewernaja valley and break into the strongly fortified positions of the commanding Sapun Heights. The Heights under heavy bombardment by the German Air Force. The mountain is almost entirely enveloped in clouds of exploding debris.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b36fdaa0-2b19-0ace-e040-e00a180637ac

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[In the fortified ring around Sevastopol the attack is continuously prosecuted. On June 29th German and Rumanian troops force their way through the Sewernaja valley and break into the strongly fortified positions of the commanding Sapun Heights. The Heights under heavy bombardment by the German Air Force. The mountain is almost entirely enveloped in clouds of exploding debris.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b36fdaa0-2b19-0ace-e040-e00a180637ac

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. [In the fortified ring around Sevastopol the attack is continuously prosecuted. On June 29th German and Rumanian troops force their way through the Sewernaja valley and break into the strongly fortified positions of the commanding Sapun Heights. The Heights under heavy bombardment by the German Air Force. The mountain is almost entirely enveloped in clouds of exploding debris.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b36fdaa0-2b19-0ace-e040-e00a180637ac

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[In the fortified ring around Sevastopol the attack is continuously prosecuted.  On June 29th German and Rumanian troops force their way through the Sewernaja valley and break into the strongly fortified positions of the commanding Sapun Heights.  The Heights under heavy bombardment by the German Air Force.  The mountain is almost entirely enveloped in clouds of exploding debris.]