NAZI CONQUEST- AUSTRIA, Vol 4.9, 1938. Hitler entering Austria, March 13, 1938. German army trucks on the Ring, Vienna's most important street; crowds, Schussnigg's house. LS, Mariahilferstrasse, street where most Jewish stores are located. Hitlerjugend parading; poster with Schussnigg's picture; swastika flags and banners. Policemen and newsboys. Nazi war veterans marching. Deutsche Werkher (German Tourist Office). Crowd on the Ring. Officers marching. Hitler's picture. Chancellor's Palace. Opera House. Parade of German troops in the Ring at night. General Keitel taking salute. The Kaerntnerstrasse, street with international shops. Jobless marching. Busses from Berlin filled with German police (Schupos). Trucks with Nazis. People heiling and saluting. Hitler entering Vienna in car. Vienna Rathaus, Helden Platz, during Hitler's speech. Saint Stephen Cathedral. Night shots in Vienna, German troops marching (shot from the balcony of the Hotel Bristol).
Outtake from edited March of Time story "Nazi Conquest - Austria"
J. Stumpfhaus documentary, "Eye of the Third Reich," indicates that cinematographer Walter Frentz accompanied Hitler to Vienna.
Biography / History:
1994.119.1 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this from the National Archives and Records Administration in September 1994.
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