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[The Führer's warning to England went unheeded.  As bombs fell on civilian targets in Berlin and Hamburg, the Führer ordered retaliation against London.  Here in the heart of the British Empire ...]

Image ID: 3975562

[The Führer's warning to England went unheeded. As bombs fell on civilian targets in Berlin and Hamburg, the Führer ord... (1940)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [The Führer's warning to England went unheeded. As bombs fell on civilian targets in Berlin and Hamburg, the Führer ordered retaliation against London. Here in the heart of the British Empire ...]

Creator

: Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 -- Photographer

Depicted Date

: 1940

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Item/Page/Plate

: 223

Notes

: Picture caption: "Des Führers Warnung an England verhallte unbeachtet. Als wieder Bomben auf zivile Ziele in Berlin und Hamburg fielen, befahl der Führer die Vergeltungsaktion gegen London. Hier im Herzen des britischen Weltreiches ..." Note 2.) This picture's caption continues on Image ID: 3975565. 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

: 3975562

Record ID

: 2063528

Digital Item Published

: 4-12-2012

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