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Reception; presentation of key to Mackensen

Film | Accession Number: 2016.518 | RG Number: RG-60.1880 | Film ID: 4216

Rome? Reception in a garden, General Flieger, Albert Kesselring with wife? Goering in uniform sips from an espresso cup. People stand around drinking at this small gathering. Four women sit at a table, including Emmy Goering.

10:48:55 In Germany, Göring speaks in front of a man standing on the stairs, while everyone around him watches. Goering holds a speech for General August von Mackensen. Presentation of a document and key, probably on 22 October 1935. On this day Mackensen received the Prussian domain of Brüssow in the district of Prenzlau by order of Adolf Hitler as an endowment. This had a circumference of more than 1231 hectares of land "including forest of 150 and lake of 300 acres". In addition, Mackensen received 350,000 reichsmark as a cash donation. Macksen expresses appreciation. Crowds of people stand and watch. RAD soldiers. Party functionaries.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:03:47
Event Date
October 1935?
Locale
Italy
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Agentur Karl Hoeffkes
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Record last modified: 2018-03-07 13:30:23
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