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German World War II Stereo Cards and Viewer, ca. 1940.
Bernath Mss 132
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Title:

German World War II Stereo Cards and Viewer, ca. 1940

Creator/Contributor:

Raumbild-Verlag Otto Schönstein, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Incomplete set (numbered 1-100) of small stereoviews and accompanying viewer, titled "Der Kampf im Westen" (the battle in the west) published by Raumbild-Verlag Otto Schönstein K. G., Munich, circa 1940. Photos are black and white with captions in German on back and feature primarily German soldiers during World War II. Images include soldiers in uniform, dogs, artillery, war-ruined cities, tanks, trains and other vehicles. Locations include Dunkirk, Le Havre, Abbeville, Sedan, Paris, France; Dinant, Belgium; and Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Date:

1940 (issued)

Subject:

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World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front
Dinant (Belgium) -- Pictorial works
Dunkerque (France) -- Pictorial works
Le Havre (France) -- Pictorial works
Abbeville (France) -- Pictorial works
Sedan (France) -- Pictorial works
Paris (France) -- Pictorial works
Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- Pictorial works
Germany -- Armed Forces -- History -- World War, 1939-1945

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2004.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], German World War II Stereo Cards and Viewer. Bernath Mss 132. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Stereoscopic photographs.
Stereoscopes.

Physical Description:

.2 linear ft.

Language:

German

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.