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Object ID

2016.1.32

Object Name

Postcard

Date

9-12-1938

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Description

Front: Red background with ‘REICHSPARTEI-TAG, NURNBERG, 5-12.SEPTEMBER’ below circular image of two men with Nazi flag behind them, 1938 at left; Back: Handwritten message written sideways.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Also known as the Nuremberg Rally, the annual rally of the Nazi Party in Germany, immortalized by Leni Riefenstahl in severa of herl films, including "Triumph of the Will", filmed at the 1934 event. The theme of the 1939 rally, given the name “Rally of Peace”, was cancelled due to Germany’s assault on Poland, September 1, 1939, which began World War II. This rally was to occur on September 2. Thus 1938 was the last annual rally.

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 4 1/8"

Keywords

Reichsparteitag, National Party Convention, Nuremberg Rally

Subcollection

1933-1938: Nazification and Early Stages of Persecution: Identification, Expropriation and Aryanization; and Emigration; First Concentration Camps; Sterilization and Euthanasia Program

Reichsparteitag (National Party Convention) Postcard

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