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Neuschwanstein Castle storage room filled with looted art

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Subject:
Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
World War, 1939-1945
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1945 Sept.
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.
Summary:
Handwritten note on verso in blue ink: Sept. 945; Neuschwanstein storage room; Capt. Adams, Corp. Walker (crazy cousin of John Walker III)
Handwritten note on verso in black ink (a different hand): Loot at Neuschwanstein; recognize Adams & Corporal Walker?
Item is a photographic postcard. Shows two soldiers inspecting shelves filled with decorative art objects and sculpture.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Art and war
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15112
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Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984
Data Source:
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