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Alt Ref NoGS0495
Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or CaptionWhy cut down the tree when you can use the steps
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date28 Sep 1938
FormatArtwork
Size38.1 x 53.2cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptCzecho Slovakia
Sudeten Areas
Reason
Force
Person DepictedRoosevelt; Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) (1882-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesBottom margin : 4 col
SubjectsArmed forces
Czechoslovakia
Defence
Domestic appliances
Emblems
Exteriors
Flags
Geographical areas
Germany
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Sudetenland
Third Reich 1933-45
USA
apple trees
axes
expansionism
foreign policy
helmets
ladders
landscape
mountains
plants
soldiers
stepladders
swastika
trees
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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GB/BCA/635Roosevelt; Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) (1882-1945)1882-1945   
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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