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[The surrender of the Polish capital is inevitable: Polish deserters, who see the futility of the Polish position, place their fate in the hands of the German Army.]

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[The surrender of the Polish capital is inevitable: Polish deserters, who see the futility of the Polish position, place... (September 1939)


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Image Title

:  [The surrender of the Polish capital is inevitable: Polish deserters, who see the futility of the Polish position, place their fate in the hands of the German Army.]

Creator

: Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 -- Photographer

Depicted Date

: September 1939

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Item/Page/Plate

: 277

Notes

: Picture caption: "Die Kapitulation der polnischen Haupstadt ist unvermeidlich: polnische Ueberläuser, die die Aussichtslosigkeit der polnischen Lage einsehen, legen ihr Schicksal in die Hände der deutschen Wehrmacht." Note 2.) Title translates German picture caption

Original Source

: From Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper & Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.

Source

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

Source Description

: 154 photographic prints : gelatin silver ; 10.5 x 14.5 cm.

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC EYE 1939

Digital ID

: 3965697

Record ID

: 2046427

Digital Item Published

: 3-22-2012

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