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photo by Hugo Jaeger of Hitler

Hitler with Ribbentrop before Hitler’s train. During this conversation, Hitler charged that false information had led him into war with England. Credits: Hugo Jeager (via germanblackbird)

Mysteries of a Nazi Photo Album - NYTimes.com

Mysteries of a Nazi Photo Album

Hitler waves from a departing train-Franz Krieger, an Austrian photographer print

- Hitler closing in one " The Dead "

German Chancellor Adolf Hitler meets with Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini and Axis officers at the railway station in Florence, Italy in October

Female prisoners at forced labor digging trenches at the Ravensbrück concentration camp. This photograph is from the SS-Propaganda-Album des Frauen-KZ-Ravensbrueck 1940-1941.

Soul-Crushing Photos Of Ravensbruck-The Only Major Nazi Concentration Camp for Women.

Reich Minister Richard Walther Darre greets Hitler at the train station at the time of the harvest festival. Darré was a major force behind the Nazi policies of exploiting the conquered territories in the East. His "race and space" theories and his emphasis on eugenics were two of his most prominent "achievements." Darré was briefly imprisoned postwar and died in 1953.

Reich Minister Richard Walther Darre greets Hitler at the train station at the time of the harvest festival. [Joe White has also identified this Nazi official as Kurt Daluege (Chief of the Ordnungspolizei)]

Himmler and Schaub flanking Hitler, March, 1939. Note Hoffmann hanging out the right-hand window

Himmler and Schaub flanking Hitler, March, Note Hoffmann hanging out the right-hand window

This is an interesting read. It documents the finishing of the 1500 meter race at the 1936 Olympics. Carla De Vries was travelling Europe and was in Berlin for the games. After the race she persisted past the "black guards" to get a picture with the Fuhrer. She is quoted in saying she found Hitler to be gracious and accommodating. People from time to time ask whom would you meet from the past. Here is my question, would you meet one of the most dangerous human's to have existed?

“Hitler reacts to an attempted kiss from excited American woman, Carla De Vries at the Berlin Olympics,

Frankreich 1941 - Eisenbahngeschütz wird in Stellung gebracht und beladen

[Photo] Crew of a 24 cm SK Theodor Karl railway gun practice loading, southern France, 1941

THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF WINDSOR MEET WITH ADOLF HITLER IN 1937.

Why they were shunned: Adolf Hitler with Duke and Duchess of Windsor, November

Fuhrerzug. A special train designed for Hitler consisted of 15 carriages: fuhrer’s carriage, press secretary’s carriage, a carriage with a communication center, two saloon (diner) carriages, a bath-carriage, two carriages for escort and military units, two sleeping carriages, two luggage carriages, a carriage for security guards, two armoured platform carriages with antiaircraft guns. Fuhrer’s carriage was not armoured however.

Hitler with Ribbentrop before Hitler’s train. During this conversation, Hitler charged that false information had led him into war with England. Credits: Hugo Jeager (via germanblackbird)

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