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Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England! Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported. England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter. The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand.

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Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England!  Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported.  England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter.  The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand.]

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Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England! Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported. England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter. The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand.
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 (Photographer)
Collection

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

1940

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1940
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1940
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Naval warfare
Shipwrecks
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Luftwaffe und Kriegsmarine nahmen den Kampf gegen den letzten Feind Großdeutschlands auf: gegen England! Tag für Tag wurden neue hohe Ziffern von versenkten Schiffsraum gemeldet. England, das mit der Blockadepolitik siegen wollte, wurde nun immer enger und dichter umschlossen. Die letzte, die entscheidende Endphase des deutschen Befreiungskampfes steht vor der Tür."
Content: The campaign that came to be known as the "Battle of Britain" began with German attacks by dive bombers, small surface ships and submarines against British shipping in the English Channel.
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): 1bdc6d60-c602-012f-1845-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England! Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported. England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter. The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3616a4e-faee-36dd-e040-e00a18067ba2

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England! Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported. England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter. The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3616a4e-faee-36dd-e040-e00a18067ba2

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1940). Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England! Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported. England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter. The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3616a4e-faee-36dd-e040-e00a18067ba2

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Air Force and Navy carry on the war against Greater Germany's last enemy: England!  Every day higher totals of sunken shipping are reported.  England, which tried to win with blockade politics, is now surrounded tighter and tighter.  The last--the final--phase of Germany's struggle for liberation is at hand.