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[The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.]

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Title
[The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.]
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 (Photographer)
Collection

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

1939

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1939
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1939
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Germany
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Der Führer empfing im Beisein von Reichsorganisationsleiter Dr. Ley mit dem Kriegsverdienstkreuz gezeichnete Rüstungsarbeiter und -arbeiterinnen, denen er für ihren Einsatz dankte."
Content: The War Merit Cross was awarded to civilian workers who had significantly exceeded their production quotas. A variant of it was also given to soldiers for bravery in battle.
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): 9a51f030-c601-012f-e994-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 1939: Issued
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fc8f-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 7, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fc8f-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939). [The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fc8f-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

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<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fc8f-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7 | title= (still image) [The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.], (1939) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=March 7, 2021 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

[The Fuhrer, along with Reich Labor Front leader Dr. Ley, met with the outstanding men and women armaments workers who had received the War Merit Cross and thanked them for their efforts.]