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On September 4th the Fuhrer opened the second Winter Relief Drive. In his speech he assured the English that they could be confident that "We are coming!" For the last time he warned against the unscrupulous bombing of German workers' homes.

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Title
On September 4th the Fuhrer opened the second Winter Relief Drive. In his speech he assured the English that they could be confident that "We are coming!" For the last time he warned against the unscrupulous bombing of German workers' homes.
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
Saluting
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945
Nazis
War rallies
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Germany
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei -- Meetings
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Am 4. September eröffnete der Führer das 2. Kriegswinterhilfswerk. In seiner Rede versicherte er den Engländern, sie sollen sich beruhigen, wir kämen! Zum letztenmal warnte er vor der gewissenlosen Bombardierung deutscher Arbeiterwohnungen."
Content: Title translates German picture caption
Content: Hitler never kept his promise. On September 17, 1940 he officially "postponed" the planned invasion of England, Operation Sea Lion. With Germany's attack on Russia in June 1941, her energies were focused on the Eastern front and England was never again seriously under threat of invasion.
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): 1e9b4230-c602-012f-2e13-58d385a7bc34
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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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On September 4th the Fuhrer opened the second Winter Relief Drive. In his speech he assured the English that they could be confident that "We are coming!" For the last time he warned against the unscrupulous bombing of German workers' homes.