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WWII HAMBURG IN THE THIRD REICH GROSS-HAMBURG
German WWII propaganda publication for the State of Hamburg titled ‘Hamburg in the Third Reich – Greater Hamburg’ issued for the signing of the ‘Greater Hamburg Act’ passed on 26 January 1937. The cover shows the coat of arms of Hamburg topped by the Reichsadler, published by the State Department of Hamburg 1937, 80 pages, softcover, 5.75 x 8.25 inches, pencil notations inside cover. The booklet contains a full-page photo of the portrait painting of Adolf Hitler, an honorary citizen of the city of Hamburg, a photo of Hitler’s honorary citizen letter for the city, and images of the passed law text with Hitler’s signature.