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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionTo-day's contest.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Nov 1932
FormatArtwork
Size33.7 x 47.3cm
TechniqueBlack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptProgramme
German preliminary contests
Heavyweight Championship of U.S.A
Hoover v Roosevelt
Von Papen: "You should do as I do, Herr Hoover - appoint yourself referee and always give yourself the decision"
Champion
Person DepictedGibson; Hugh
Hoover; Herbert (1874-1964)
Von Papen; Franz (1879-1969)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
SubjectsAmerican
government
elections
boxing
Politics
USA
Games
Nazism
Germany
political parties
presidents
Sports
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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GB/BCA/1557Gibson; Hugh   
GB/BCA/401Hoover; Herbert (1874-1964)1874-1964   
GB/BCA/1614Von Papen; Franz (1879-1969)1879-1969   
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.  
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