Transcript of Hitler's orders to the Rosenberg Taskforce to seize cultural goods of value, translated from German to English
1940 and 1942
Place of publication, production, or execution:
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Item : 1 p. : typescript ; 27 x 21 cm.
Orders authorizing Alfred Rosenberg and his Reichsleiter Rosenberg Taskforce to "search libraries, archives, lodges and other philosophical and cultural institutions of all kinds for appropriate material and to seize such material." Separate dates given on each of the two pages; page 1, 1940 September 17; page 2, 1942 September 30.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560