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German World War I photographic postcards

Collection Data

Description
German photographic postcards made during 1914-1918, primarily views of military operations, troop movements, and military life. Published by Paul Hoffmann & Co., each with censorship notice, publisher and caption (in German) in negative. Some views have photographer's name in negative. Photographers include Kilophot., Berger, Benninghoven, Klühlewindt, Lichte. Views are numbered.
Names
Paul Hoffmann & Co. (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1914 - 1918 (Questionable)
Place: Berlin-Schönberg
Publisher: Paul Hoffmann & Co.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (Paul Hoffmann & Co.) 94-346
Topics
World War, 1914-1918
Soldiers
Germany
Genres
Postcards
Photographs
Notes
Ownership: Gift of Leonard Lauder, 1986, 1988.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 197 photographic prints : silver gelatin, b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG94-F104
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11957109
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7401dac0-c642-012f-5f57-58d385a7bc34
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