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    Scenic views of England, Scotland, Wales, France, Germany, Switzerland, and Belgium 2 albums (553 albumen prints) ; 25 x 30 cm. or smaller (album) | Scenic views of various European countries including cities, landscapes, and monuments. LOT 13071-1 is composed primarily of albumen photographs, many half-stereographs, of the English Lake District, the Scottish Highlands, and various cities in Britain, among them Folkestone, York, and Worthing. There are several photographs of Haddon Hall and many landscape...
    • Contributor: G.W. Wilson & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Miscellaneous specimen German book jackets, periodical covers and publishers' advertising matter, with some similar French, Swiss and Belgian material, 1875-1925 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 1400 items on 13 sheets ; 49 x 69 cm. | Assembled as part of a German study collection concerning the history and applications of printing. Includes samples of illustrated covers for a large variety of books and periodicals published in Germany including fiction, pulp fiction, penny novels and erotic press titles, romance novels, popular press periodicals and some scholarly titles. Also includes...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Watzulik, Albin Maria - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1875
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    Activities of the Organization Todt, 1938-1945, a German construction battalion 40 photographic prints ; 18 x 24 cm. or smaller. | Photographs show building hangars, snow tunnel in Norway, submarine bunkers, the Westwall, canal building on the French Atlantic coast, German autobahn, etc. Informal group photos, one with Adolf Hitler; others with Fritz Todt or Albert Speer.
    • Contributor: Hoffmann, Heinrich - Third Reich Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Kobierowski, W. - Organisation Todt (Germany)
    • Date: 1938
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    They thought it was Ferdinand! 1 drawing. | Cartoon shows Hitler and Mussolini treed by a snorting bull labeled "European Democracies." A sign reads "No Trespassing." Ferdinand was the famous bull (in the children's book by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson) who refused to fight, preferring to smell the flowers. The cartoon may refer to the "May Scare" of 1938, when it appeared that Hitler had been blocked in...
    • Contributor: Marcus, Edwin
    • Date: 1938
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    Now, where are reparations? 1 drawing. | Cartoon shows a French soldier with rifle and bayonet in hand, entering the front hall of a house labeled "Germany." After World War I ended, both France and Britain were determined to require Germany to pay reparations to cover a large part of the cost of the war. These reparations played a part in bringing on both the world-wide economic depression...
    • Contributor: Kirby, Rollin
    • Date: 1918
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    Exposition de tableaux de maîtres modernes . . . vente au profit de l'oeuvre le vêtement du prisonnier de guerre. Galerie Georges Bernheim 1 print (poster) : lithograph, color ; 77 x 108 cm. | A French soldier (possibly Poulbot) in a prison camp sketching as he watches the other prisoners unload packages, presumably of clothing, as the German guards watch them.
    • Contributor: Poulbot, Francisque
    • Date: 1916
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    "Magnifique!" 1 drawing.
    • Contributor: Block, Herbert
    • Date: 1948
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    Posters: World War I Posters This collection makes available online approximately 1,900 posters created between 1914 and 1920. Most relate directly to the war, but some German posters date from the post-war period and illustrate events such as the rise of Bolshevism and Communism, the 1919 General Assembly election and various plebiscites. During World War I, the impact of the poster as a means of communication was greater than...
    • Date: 1914

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    Miscellaneous German photographs concerning the first World War, 1914-1918 ca. 115 photographic prints ; 18 x 24 cm. or smaller.150 pictures (photographic prints, clippings, postcards) | ca. 60 photomechanical prints ; 20 x 30 cm. or smaller. | Includes combat action; trench scenes; destroyed towns; aerial reconnaissance photographs, etc. Also, German aerial reconnaissance photographs and German aircraft. A few documentary items such as the first American prisoners captured by Germans, German prisoners under...
    • Contributor: Third Reich Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Rehse Archiv Für Zeitgeschichte Und Publizistik, Dlc - Stöwer, Willy
    • Date: 1914
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    Thion Ville vera discrittione et ritrato di Thionuille fortezza in espugnabile, con l'asodio d'intorno de francesi, et con la dimostratione della presa.
    Thionville | True descripton and portrait of the impregnable fortress of Thionville ... | View of the most important locations in Westphalia and elsewhere which were captured by Duke Christian of Brunswick | Places captured in Westphalia, Hesse-Kassel, and the area around Frankfurt by Christian, duke of Brunswick, from the capture of Amöneburg, 2 December 1621, to June of 1622
    1 print : engraving ; sheet 19 x 29 cm on card mount 36 x 46 cm | Print shows the walled city of Thionville in France surrounded by cannons with troops breaching a wall. Spanish forces forced the French army out of the besieged Thionville in 1639 during the Thirty Years' War.
    • Contributor: Hauslab, Franz,, Dlc - Hauslab, Franz
    • Date: 1639
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    The watchword of the hour 1 drawing : pen and ink.
    • Contributor: McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney) - McCutcheon, John T.
    • Date: 1918
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    The world war prisoner 1 drawing.
    • Contributor: Block, Herbert
    • Date: 1938
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    Collection of French and German postcards of the first World war, 1914-1918 ca. 300 postcards : some color ; 11 x 15 cm. or smaller. | French and German postcards of the first World war, 1914-1918. Sentimental, romantic, humorous, and realistic subjects. Includes reproductions of paintings and drawings by Karl Arnold, F. Plischke, Emil Lohse, Fritz Grotemeyer, Karl M. Lechner, Albrecht Dürer, Adolf von Menzel, Walter Lilie, B. Wennerberg, Hans Thoma, B. Bielefeldt, Moriz von Schwind,...
    • Contributor: Raemaekers, Louis,. Dessins D'un Neutre - Rehse Archiv Für Zeitgeschichte Und Publizistik, Dlc
    • Date: 1914
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    "Now, as we were saying--" 1 drawing.
    • Contributor: Block, Herbert
    • Date: 1949
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    German and European money and scrip used during and after the first World war, 1914-1924 19 albums (ca. 20,000 items) ; 31 x 42 cm. (album) | 1 folder (178 items) ; 24 x 30 cm. | Extensive collection of all kinds of German money and scrip "Notgeld", "Lagergeld", "Gutscheine" and "Serienscheine", chiefly the currency used during and after the first World war, 1914-1924, issued by principalities, German colonial governments, cities, large corporations, small businesses, prisoner-of-war camps, and in...
    • Contributor: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Dlc - Buch- Und Kunstdruckerei J. Adolf Schwarz - Rehse Archiv Für Zeitgeschichte Und Publizistik, Dlc
    • Date: 1914
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    Les belles villes gauloises d'entre Rhin et Moselle, lithographies originales par A. Robida. Spire Folder containing original lithograph showing a view of the Speyer Cathedral, with remarque showing "la crypte des empereurs"; accompanied by three pages of text and a fourth page showing eight views in various cities: "Les 3 châteaux de Ribeauvillé", "Eguisheim", Riquewihr, la Porte-Haute", "Strasbourg Cathédrale - portrait sud, Strasbourg Cathédrale le Pilier des Anges", and "Strasbourg St. Pierre le Jeune", "Colmar, Sur la Lauch",...
    • Contributor: Robida, Albert
    • Date: 1915
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    "After you, sir" 1 photomechanical print : offset, color. | Illustration shows a shooting match between France and Germany, a white bird labeled "Peace" has just been released from a trap labeled "Moroccan Situation" and the contestants are each waiting for the other to shoot first. Gathered around the shooting platform are rulers from European and Asian countries, among them are Uncle Sam, Edward VII, King of...
    • Contributor: Keppler, Udo J.
    • Date: 1911-10-04
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    Bismarck's boost 1 print : chromolithograph. | Print shows a large elephant labeled "Bismarck" lifting "Alfonso" XII high over the head of a soldier labeled "France".
    • Contributor: Graetz, F. - Graetz, F. (Friedrich), Approximately 1840-Approximately 1913
    • Date: 1883-11-28
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    "Hello -- what's the latest?" 1 drawing.
    • Contributor: Block, Herbert
    • Date: 1949
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    An interruption 1 print : chromolithograph. | Print shows the British Lion standing on a "Map of China" showing a large Chinese man's face; the Russian Bear holding a compass and an eagle holding scissors labeled Germany are standing at the edge of the map, and in the background is the Gallic Cock labeled "France" wearing a military uniform and crowing.
    • Contributor: Dalrymple, Louis
    • Date: 1898-01-19
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    Posters: Yanker Poster Collection The Yanker Poster Collection includes more than 3,000 political, propaganda, and social issue posters and handbills, dating 1927-1980. Most posters are from the United States, but over 55 other countries and the United Nations are also represented. The materials were acquired by gift of Gary Yanker in 1975 and later. Background and Scope In 1975, Gary Yanker, a collector of political and social propaganda...
    • Contributor: Yanker, Gary
    • Date: 1927

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    Deutsche Volksspende zum Ankauf von Lesestoff für Heer und Flotte 1 print (poster) : lithograph, color ; 95 x 70 cm. | Poster shows German soldiers reading books in a trench. Text encourages donations to purchase reading material for the Army and Navy with slogan, "We need books, donate money!".
    • Contributor: Antlers, Max - Rehse Archiv Für Zeitgeschichte Und Publizistik, Dlc
    • Date: 1917
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    Les troupes Française passant le Rhin près Dusseldorff, le 20 Fructidor an 3eme de la République 1 print : etching ; plate 23.7 x 29.4 cm, on sheet 30.4 x 34.9 cm. | Print shows French troops crossing the Rhine River.
    • Contributor: Malapeau, Claude-Nicolas - Swebach De Fontaine, Jacques François Joseph
    • Date: 1795
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    Let's be friends 1 drawing. | World War I cartoon shows a belligerent soldier (labeled "France") standing over a battered man (labeled Germany) who has been knocked to the ground. The German holds out his hand and appeals, "Let's be friends." After the Germans agreed to an armistice, they assumed they would have a role in a negotiated peace, but the French were determined on terms that...
    • Contributor: Berryman, Clifford Kennedy
    • Date: 1918