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[The aviation-themed film "Baptism of Fire" was premiered in the presence of Field Marshal Goering and many honored guests from the diplomatic corps.  (It is) a record of the crushing power of Germany's newest, honor-crowned weapon.]

Image ID: 3975538

[The aviation-themed film "Baptism of Fire" was premiered in the presence of Field Marshal Goering and many honored gues... (1940)

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Image Title

:  [The aviation-themed film "Baptism of Fire" was premiered in the presence of Field Marshal Goering and many honored guests from the diplomatic corps. (It is) a record of the crushing power of Germany's newest, honor-crowned weapon.]

Creator

: Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 -- Photographer

Depicted Date

: 1940

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Item/Page/Plate

: 85

Notes

: Picture caption: " Im Beisein des Generalfeldmarschalls Göring und vieler Ehrengäste aus der Diplomatie wurde der Fliegerfilm "Feuertaufe" uraufgeführt. Ein Dokument von dem vernichtenden Einsatz Deutschlands jüngster ruhmbedeckter Waffe." Note 2.) This film's combat footage obtained in Poland shows up in many documentaries about the war. 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

: 3975538

Record ID

: 2063504

Digital Item Published

: 4-12-2012

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