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William A. Nelson collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of German election posters relating to the experiences of William A. Nelson as a young American tourist in Germany in 1934.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 by Judith Nelson, the daughter of William A. Nelson.
Date
1934 August
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Poster for Hitler's election as Führer acquired by an American tourist

Object | Accession Number: 2010.485.1

Geography
publication : Munich (Germany)
Date
1934 August

Poster for Hitler's election as Führer with Hitler’s face acquired by an American tourist

Object | Accession Number: 2010.485.2

Geography
publication : Hamburg-Wandsbek (Hamburg, Germany)
Date
1934 August

Text only poster for Hitler's election acquired by an American tourist

Object | Accession Number: 2010.485.3

Geography
publication : Germany
Date
1934 August

Poster of a yes ballot for Hitler's election acquired by an American tourist

Object | Accession Number: 2010.485.4

Geography
publication : Germany
Date
1934 August

Poster with a black circle and red X ballot for Hitler's election acquired by an American tourist

Object | Accession Number: 2010.485.5

Geography
publication : Germany
Date
1934 August
 
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