The Lively Morgue
Nov. 12, 1939: This photo, published shortly after the start of the Second World War, ran with this caption: “The Winged Victory of Samothrace, another great achievement of the ancient Greek...
Recovery of looted artworks, 1945, from the James J. Rorimer papers, 1921-1982, bulk 1943-1950
Photograph shows four men carrying a crate of recovered artworks, previously looted by the Nazis during World War II, down a staircase at Neuschwanstein Ca
The True Story Of The Monuments Men
The special operations group known as the Monuments Men had a very interesting story to tell about their incredible efforts on behalf of arts and antiquity during World War II, a story that has now been made into a feature length film starring George Clooney, John Goodman and Matt Damon.They were tasked with recovering cultural property by the Roberts Commission during and after WWII, property that was stolen by a Nazi force known as the Kunstschutz, and after the war ended they were sent in…
greatestgeneration: “ Stolen Treasure General Dwight D Eisenhower, Supreme Allied commander, accompanied by General Omar N. Bradley, CG of the 12th Army Group; MG Manton Eddy, CG, XII Corps, and COL...
Jewish Museum Berlin - Looting and Restitution: Jewish-Owned Cultural Artifacts from 1933 to the Present - S (Glossary)
The special exhibition "Looting and Restitution: Jewish-owned Cultural Artifacts from 1933 to the Present," running from April 23, 2008, to August 2, 2009, in the Jewish Museum Frankfurt - S (Glossary).
Art Looted in Paris During World War II: A Family History - Untapped Paris
French museums own thousands of pieces of art looted by Nazis during WWII; many of the original owners were Jewish families murdered in the Holocaust.
Десять фотосюжетов великой войны (17 июля 1944 года). Обсуждение на LiveInternet - Российский Сервис Онлайн-Дневников
Цитата сообщения Leonsija Прочитать целикомВ свой цитатник или сообщество! 17 июля 1944 года вошло в историю Великой Отечественной войны как день, когда враг все-таки прошел по улицам Москвы, но никак победитель, а как побе...