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|Q 28||RARE ORIGINAL 'NS-GEMEINSCHAFT KRAFT DURCH FREUDE' CAMERA
"Zeiss Ikon" in Dresden made this camera which comes in its original leather case. Both, case and camera have the KdF Sunwheel and 'NS-Gemeinschaft Kraft durch Freude' stamped/painted on. These were probably sold to those who went on a KdF cruise or other organized vacation. Great untouched artifact. *NEW LISTED*
|Q 26||RARE BIG 1936 PHOTO BOOK ON FREETIME ACTIVITIES IN THE REICH
"Volk nach der Arbeit" is a high quality book with 280+ photos on what the German civilians and the Germans in uniform (such as Hitler Youth, BDM, SA, NS-Studentenbund, RAD, Reichskriegsmarine, etc.) are doing when they are off from work or dismissed! This is by far the best original Third Reich book we have seen on this subject! A very interesting book on the private life in Hitler-Germany in excellent condition.
|Q 24||UNIQUE COMPLETE 1939 'STRENGHT THROUGH JOY' CRUISE DOCUMENTATION
This lot consists of a full documentation about a cruise to Norway in May of 1939 aboard the KdF cruise ship "Der Deutsche", including the ticket, all menus, maps, price lists and even a photo album with the ship on the cover.
|Q 23||ORIGINAL 1940 'STRENGHT THROUGH JOY' CRUISES PHOTO BOOK
"Der Sonne entgegen" is an interesting photo documentation about the Nazi program that made it possible that the average worker was able to go on a cruise, organized by the KdF Kraft durch Freude.
|Q 16||RARE 1938 OFFICIAL CATALOG BOAT & WATERSPORTS EXHIBITION BERLIN
"Grosse Wassersportaustellung Berlin" was a big watersports exhibition that took place in the huge exhibition grounds under the 'Funkturm' in Berlin in 1938. There is plenty of water in and around Berlin (Berlin actually has more bridges than Venice, Italy!) and housands of Berliners spend their free time at or on the lakes of their city.
|Q 13||ORIGINAL 1934 STRENGTH THROUGH JOY PHOTO BOOK ON BERLIN & BRANDENBURG
This was the first volume of a series of books entitled "Wir entdecken Deutschland mit KdF".
|Q 11||LOT OF SIX ORIGINAL KdF PERIODICALS FROM GAU MUNICH / OBERBAYERN
Six very nice 1935 - 1937 issues of the official "Kraft durch Freude" photo peridical!
|Q 10||LOT OF FOUR ORIGINAL KdF PERIODICALS FROM ARBEITSGAU SACHSEN
Four nice 1938, 1940 and 1941 issues of the official "Kraft durch Freude" photo peridical!
|Q 9||RARE 1940 FULL COLOR PHOTO BOOK KDF CRUISE WITH "ROBERT LEY"
"NACH DEN GLÜCKLICHEN INSELN" is one of the finest original Third Reich photo books on a cruise with the flagship of the Kraft durch Freude (strenght through joy) fleet, the "Robert Ley"!
"Dein Urlaub 1939" is a wonderful photo catalog with 555(!) Nazi organized travels for German workers in the
Greater German Reich, from the coast to the Alps!
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|Q 27||UNIQUE COMPLETE 1938 'STRENGHT THROUGH JOY' CRUISE DOCUMENTATION
This lot consists of a full documentation about a cruise to Italy in January of 1938 aboard the KdF cruise ship "Sierra Cordoba", including the ticket, all menus, KdF voucher book as well as a number of souvenirs.
|Q 25||EXTREMELY RARE ORIGINAL OFFICIAL KdF CAR OWNERS MANUAL
Of the few original Third Reich publications on this subject, this item is probably the hardest to find "KdF Car" book that was published by the Volkswagenwerk where the KdF car was built. It contains every technical detail and has full color illustrations throughout. This is NOT a reprint but the only original that we were ever able to locate! A very rare find in nice condition! *SOLD*
|Q 22||EXTREMELY RARE ORIGINAL 1938 OFFICIAL KdF CAR BOOK
The very hard to find and heavily illustrated "Dein KdF-Wagen" was published by the Volkswagenwerk where the KdF car was built. It contains every technical detail and acopy of the application for the savings card with which the German "Volksgenosse" saved up to get one of these fine "People's Cars"! This is NOT a reprint but one of the few originals in excellent condition! VERY RARE *SOLD*
|Q 21||EXTREMELY RARE ORIGINAL 1938 OFFICIAL KdF CAR BROCHURE
The scarce and full color brochure "Der KdF-Wagen" was published by the Volkswagenwerk where the KdF car was built. It contains basic technical details and full color illustrations depicting the inside and outside of this revolutionary vehicle. This is NOT a reprint but one of the few originals in excellent condition! VERY RARE *SOLD*
|Q 20||RARE LOT OF MEMORABILIA OF A 1938 KdF CRUISE TO ITALY
"Urlaubsfahrten zur See" was he motto of the Nazi 'Strength Through Joy' cruises that were made available for the ordinary people - something unheard of before 1933! Offered here are 18 original brochures, including the original voucher book that a young woman who took a cruise to Italy and back in 1938 collected and saved as souvenirs. *SOLD*
|Q 18||BIG RARE OFFICIAL 1938 KRAFT DURCH FREUDE PHOTO BOOK
"Unter dem Sonnenrad" (under the sun-wheel) is one of the most comprehensive photo books on the Nazi organization Kraft durch Freude (KdF or Strenght through Joy)! 200 photos! *SOLD*
|Q 15||RARE BIG 1936 PHOTO BOOK ON FREETIME ACTIVITIES IN THE REICH
"Volk nach der Arbeit" is a high quality book with 280+ photos on what the German civilians and the Germans in uniform (such as Hitler Youth, BDM, SA, NS-Studentenbund, RAD, Reichskriegsmarine, etc.) are doing when they are off from work or dismissed! This is by far the best original Third Reich book we have seen on this subject! A very interesting book on the private life in Hitler-Germany in mint condition in its original protective box. *SOLD*
|Q 12||BIG LOT OF DOCUMENTS OF A CRUISE TO ITALY ON THE WILHELM GUSTLOFF
This unique lot consists of original menus, voucher book with cruise tickets and meal vouchers, postcards and more from a KdF cruise from Venice (Italy) via Corfu (Greece), Palermo, Neapel (Naples) to Genua (Genoa) aboard the KdF ship "Wilhelm Gustloff" in early 1939! The Gustloff, jammed with 10,500 German refugees, was sunk by three torpedoes of a Russian sub on January 30, 1945 in the bitter cold Baltic Sea! Over 9,500 souls were lost, making it the greatest tragedy in naval history! *SOLD*
|Q 8||EXTREMELY RARE ORIGINAL OFFICIAL KdF CAR GUIDEBOOK
The very hard to find "Der KdF-Wagen von A bis Z" with hundreds of illustrations is THE BEST original Third Reich publication on the "people's car"! As-New condition with original dust jacket! VERY VERY RARE *SOLD*
|Q 1||AS-NEW 1935 YEARLY KdF TRAVEL PHOTO CATALOG
"Kraft durch Freude Jahresprogramm 1935" lists all the travels organized and offered from Dr. Ley's Strenght Through Joy organization in 1935. *SOLD*