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Gestapo formation... Nazi secret police....
Item # 589983
April 28, 1933
THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1933
* The Gestapo is created (1st report)
* Herman Goering
* Nazis secret police
The front page has one column headlines that read: "POLICE LIKE OGPU CREATED BY NAZIS", "Goering Heads Secret Prussian Force to Combat Dangerous political Activities", "Seldte Joins Hitlerites" and "Turns Over Command of the Stahlhelm to Chancellor, Deserting Nationalists". This is a 1st report on the creation of the Gestapo, the official secret police of Nazi Germany. They would play a important role in the eventual Jewish Holocaust.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition in great condition.
Category: The 20th Century