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part of "CHAMBERLAIN PETER (MR) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: German official photographer 1939-09-12
Hitler walking beside the River Vistula in Poland during his visit to the front.
part of "IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPH ARCHIVE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: German official photographer 1939-09-25
Hitler examines destroyed Polish Armoured Train No. 13 "General Sosnkowski" at the town of Łochów, with General Wilhelm Keitel, the Chief of Staff of the OKW (Oberkommando der Wehrmacht), 25 September 1939. The armoured train was seriously...
part of "GROSS DEUTSCHLAND IM WELTGESCHEHEN: TAGESBILDBERICHTE (HEINRICH HOFFMANN)" (photographs) Made by: Hoffmann, Heinrich (Photographer) 1939-08-23
The Russo-German Non-Aggression Pact is signed by Vyacheslav Molotov, the Soviet Foreign Minister, under the watchful eye of Joseph Stalin. Left to right: Joachim von Ribbentrop, the German Foreign Minister; Joseph Stalin; Junior Secretary of State...
part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) 1939-09-01
Civilians gather to watch government officials enter 10 Downing Street, London, following news of the German invasion of Poland on 1 September 1939.