The New York Public Library is now offering grab-and-go service at 50 locations as part of our gradual reopening. Find a location near you, and learn about our remote resources.

+ o - ^
previous next

All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery. Thousands more signed the congratulation list.

More Details Cite This Item

3956182

View this item elsewhere:

Title
All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery. Thousands more signed the congratulation list.
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 (Photographer)
Collection

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

1940

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1940
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1940
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Document signings
Women -- Germany
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Germany
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Den ganzen Tag über sammelten sich Tausende auf dem Wilhelmplatz, die dem Führer zujubelten, als er mehrmals dankend vom Balkon der Reichskanzlei grüßte. Andere Tausende trugen sich in die Gratulantenlisten ein."
Content: Hitler's birthday was April 20, 1889, making him 51 years old when this photo was taken.
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): e24a32e0-c601-012f-81bb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1940: Issued
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery. Thousands more signed the congratulation list." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-454d-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery. Thousands more signed the congratulation list." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 3, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-454d-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1940). All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery. Thousands more signed the congratulation list. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-454d-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ae7bb9f5-454d-5a5d-e040-e00a1806317f | title= (still image) All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery. Thousands more signed the congratulation list., (1940) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=March 3, 2021 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

All day long, thousands of people assembled in the Wilhelmsplatz to celebrate with the Fuhrer, who greeted them repeatedly from his balcony on the Reichschancellery.  Thousands more signed the congratulation list.