The story of the rise of the Nazi Party as seen through photos from original German propaganda books brought home by John.
Historical images of Hitler and the
Nazi Party's rise to power.
Note: This section of our site contains explicit images of Hitler and Nazi imagery, including the Nazi swastika.
Photographs from a German propaganda history book meant to lionize the Nazi Party as the saviours of the German nation.
Seeing through the propaganda now, we can use this resource to tell the cogent and true story of the rise of extreme authoritarianism in Nazi Germany.
The select photos presented from this book will give a glimpse into the kind of propaganda presentation that was being made to the German people and the rest of the world.
Photo credits: Unless otherwise indicated, all photos on this site
are from the private collection of John C. Crews.
Certain photos are reproduced courtesy of the Franklin Roosevelt Library.
Official Army photos by the U.S. Army Signal Corps. are reproduced
from the original booklets and materials.
The photo of the "Marine Devil" ship is courtesy of Bruce T. Doll, www.imagesofvision.com.
All graphics, photographs, and text on this site are ©2020, David P. Crews, unless otherwise noted.
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