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Eva Braun & family on holiday cruise

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0938 | Film ID: 907

Reel 3B of the private motion pictures of Eva Braun (Seized Enemy Records).

B/W. Scenes in a mansion. Water, mountains, people. Eva Braun and companions on board a large steamer at sea, probably the ship Milwaukee, during a trip to Norway and Denmark.

COLOR. Woman walking down street, stops in front of window of Hamburg-Amerika Line. Reflection of Eva in window holding camera. Woman walking into salon, getting out of car.

B/W. Group of men and women walking out to airplane in the rain. Markings on plane: D-ACVH. Getting onto plane. Scenes taken out window of plane while still on ground.

COLOR. Bremen, water and city scenes taken from a boat.

B/W. Women including Eva getting into car. Eva and others walking up gang plank. Crew hoisting nets up to deck of ship.

COLOR. More scenes of city taken from deck of ship. Band playing. People making Nazi salute towards ship. Gang plank being removed, people on dock waving at ship. Scenes on deck, people in swimming pool, relaxing on deck. Views of rocky islands. Crew swinging out one of the lifeboats. Captain on the bridge. Group getting on lifeboat, sailing to land. Children on dock, houses.

B/W. Children, scenes of town.

COLOR. Scenes of countryside, people gathered around a rock that has stream emerging from it.

B/W. Geyser of water coming from rock getting bigger, people gathered around.

COLOR. Scenes of countryside, town. Lifeboat headed back to ship, women being assisted onto gangplank. Scenes from ship and shore. Woman gathering flowers, some sort of entertainment function, people in costume, some being shaved, some thrown into water. More scenes from deck of ship and shore. Many glaciers. People relaxing in deck chairs, including Eva.

Event:  1938-1940
Bremen, Germany
Obersalzberg, Germany
Berchtesgaden, Germany
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 21:56:54
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