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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or CaptionCummings makes an election-day tour of Germany
Published caption: The Schmidts vote
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date15 Aug 1949
Size27 x 33cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptThe Nazis are utterly discredited -- Polling Station -- "In the dear old days one just wrote 'Ja!' - with a nice S.S. man to help one, too!" -- Campaign for 1980 -- The High Command are in 'civvies' -- Napoleon -- The lessons of the past have been learned "... And next time, Herr Colonel-General, we won't stand for any jumped-up corporals interfering with the business of professional men." -- There is no such thing as German brutality now "We have an appointment with a certain Herr Mueller." -- Vacancy for a fuhrer -- Good openings for promising young men
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Napoleon I (1769-1821); Emperor of the French
SubjectsElection campaigns
West Germany
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Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/558Napoleon I (1769-1821); Emperor of the French1769-1821   
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