Ben Shahn poster with an image of a hooded man protesting the Nazi destruction of Lidice
- Artwork Title
- This is Nazi brutality
- Series Title
- Office of War Information poster, no. 11
1942 June 11
- Object Type
Posters, American (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
Poster created by Ben Shahn for the US Office of War Information as a response to the Nazi-led annihilation and destruction of communities throughout the Czech Republic, including Lidice. It also protests the retaliatory measures taken for the attempted assassination by Czech resistance members of Reinhard Heydrich, director of the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia, under the Nazi occupation.
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Also in Poster collection
The collection consists of three posters: a poster created by Ben Shahn for the US Office of War Information, a poster depicting a three-quarter length portrait of Hitler (Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Fuhrer!), and an anti-Semitic propaganda poster.
Poster of three-quarter length portrait of Hitler