"Raubstaat England" (Hamburg, Cigaretten-Bilderdienst Hamburg-Bahrenfeld, 1941), 1941
Scope and Contents
"Raubstaat England", loosely translated as the Robber State of England or the Criminal State of England, was one of a series of so-called "cigarette books" into which illustrated cigarette cards were pasted. It is a work of German propaganda about the British Empire. This example contains a full set of illustrations.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Some material within the collection is closed to researchers.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The volume was given to Churchill Archives Centre by or on behalf of Flight Lieutenant R. W. Hey, date unknown.
The volume was acquired by Flight Lieutenant Hey when he was serving at the American 7th Army Headquarters in Kitzingen, Germany, May 1945.
This file level description was prepared by Sophie Bridges, October 2005.
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