Soldiers standing by a truck and plane at Munich airport
Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
World War, 1939-1945
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
1 photographic print : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm.
Identification on verso (handwritten): First shipment of art back to Holland, Munich airport Additional identification in a different hand: Autumn of 1945; T.C. Howe drove from Frankfurt to Amsterdam to alert the proper Restitution authorities (also our graceless ambassador!) that the shipment would arrive at Schiphol Airport; such was the lack of telephone service then between Frankfurt and Amsterdam. Shows soldiers standing by a Douglas C-47.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560