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Hitler at opening of Autobahn (Breslau to Kreibau)

Film | Accession Number: 2004.740.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4037 | Film ID: 2706

Hitler opens the stretch of the Autobahn between Breslau and Kreibau. Narrator: In ten different places segments of the Autobahn were opened at the same time. This completes the first 1000 km. Hitler opens the stretch between Breslau and Kreibau. Hitler arriving, greeted by crowds. He consults a map with two men, then speaks from a podium (quality changes - very dark). He waves his finger as he says that these streets will not be destroyed in five or ten years as were those from earlier... Hitler rides standing up in his car down the street, adored by the crowds. Men run alongside his car. Brief shot of young Hitler youth in black uniforms. Hitler reviews several trucks with men standing in the open backs.

Film Title
Deulig Tonwoche
Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:50
Event Date
1936 September
Locale
Kreibau, Germany
Breslau, Germany
Language
German
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:45:11
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