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[England's war politics demanded another victim.  Using the guise of language schools, the English Secret Service in Greece worked to ensure that the British-leaning King and Cabinet ...]

Image ID: 3971663

[England's war politics demanded another victim. Using the guise of language schools, the English Secret Service in Gre... (1940)

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Image Title

:  [England's war politics demanded another victim. Using the guise of language schools, the English Secret Service in Greece worked to ensure that the British-leaning King and Cabinet ...]

Creator

: Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 -- Photographer

Depicted Date

: 1940

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Item/Page/Plate

: 273

Notes

: German propaganda always portrayed Axis invasions of other countries as preemptive strikes or as occupations meant to prevent those nations from being invaded by the Allies. This picture's caption continues on the next image. Note 2.) Picture caption: "Englands kriegspolitik forderte ein neues Opfer. Unter dem Deckmantel von Sprachschulen hatte der englische Secret Service solange in Griechenland gewühlt, bis die englandhörige Klique um König und Kabinett ..." Note 3.) 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. / 1940

Source Description

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

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC EYE 1940

Digital ID

: 3971663

Record ID

: 2051813

Digital Item Published

: 4-10-2012

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