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Artist or CreatorNEB [Ronald Niebour]
Title or Caption"It's the inter-allied conference - they want to know if you have any special views about cremation"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date15 Jan 1942
Also published by"1 col BP" written in pencil on front of cartoon.
FormatArtwork
Size37 x 27cm
Techniquepencil/blue pencil/black ink
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
NotesConference of Governments of Occupied Countries in London. - Joint Declaration of Punishment for Enemy Atrocities. Representatives of nine European countries at present overrun by the enemy met at St. James's Palace in London on Jan 13 under the presidency of General Sikorski, the Polish Premier, and signed the following declaration: "Whereas Germany, since the beginning of the present conflict which arose out of her policy of aggression, has instituted in the occupied countries a regime of terror characterised in particular by imprisonment, mass expulsions, the execution of hostages and massacres. ... The undersigned representatives of Belgium, Czechoslovakia, the Free French National Committee, Greece, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland and Yugoslavia: ...3. place amongt their principal war aims the punishment through the channel of organised justice, of those guilty and responsible for these crimes, whether they have ordered them, perpetrated them, or in any way participated in them.... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.4979]
Subjectsconferences
Punishment
Third Reich 1933-45
Nazism
Germany
cremations
Leadership
telephone calls
fuhrer
allies
Germans
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
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.  
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