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Frank family at Kressendorf; high-ranking official visits Wawel castle

Film | Accession Number: 2016.519 | RG Number: RG-60.1423 | Film ID: 2980

The Frank family eats indoors at Kressendorf winter garden. Norman and his friend Voigt pretend to sleep on the balcony.

01:19:41 HAS exterior street views, and the Wawel castle inner courtyard. [Hans Frank set up residence in Wawel after being named Governor-General of the German-occupied Polish territories in October 1939.] Procession of marching band and troops in the courtyard. 01:20:06 A high-ranking Nazi official marches out and salutes the troops. Official photographers capture the moment.

01:21:20 In color, CU of document stating "An die polnische Bevoelkerung" [To the Polish Population] dated 25 January 1941(?) by Governor-General Dr. Frank. "Ende" (in reverse).


Duration
00:02:18
Date
Event:  1940-1941?
Locale
Krakow, Poland
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Niklas Frank and Erika Noebel
 
Record last modified: 2020-02-04 10:39:09
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