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[The gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat. In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.]

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[The gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat. In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.]
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
Reporters
Press conferences
World War, 1939-1945
Military officers -- German -- 1939-1945
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Blemishes on image.
Content: Picture caption: "Wieder einmal versuchte die Clique der englischen Kriegstreiber eine Niederlage zu vertuschen. Im Reichspropagandaministerium gaben Oberstleutnant Schumacher (neben Reichspressechef Dr. Dietrich) und einige seiner Flieger vor der in- und ausländischen Presse einen Bericht über den siegreichen Kampf des Geschwaders, dem 36 englische Bomber zum Opfer fielen."
Content: Heavy casualties suffered by British bombers in their attacks on German military bases during the first months of the war led to the British switching their bombers to a strategy of mass night raids on cities as the conflict continued.
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): ae85c1d0-c601-012f-7287-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1939: 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. "[The gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat. In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fcbb-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat. In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 1, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fcbb-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 gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat. In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fcbb-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b0764cf4-fcbb-0cb7-e040-e00a18067af7 | title= (still image) [The gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat. In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.], (1939) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=March 1, 2021 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

[The gang of English warmongers tried once again to conceal a defeat.  In the Reich Ministry of Proganda Lieutenant Colonel Schumacher (next to Reich Press Chief Dr. Dietrich) and a few of his pilots gave a report to the domestic and foreign press regarding the squadron's victorious engagement, in which 36 British bombers fell victim.]