Seven Postcards of German Royalty and Military Leaders.
Place Published: Berlin:
Publisher: Friedrich O. Wolter.
Condition: Standard postcard backing, unused, no stamp.
Book Id: 17038
Seven postcards with color illustrations of German royalty and military leaders during the first two decades of the 20th century. The set includes Kaiserin Auguste Viktoria (Kaiserin Augusta Victoria, the last German Empress and Queen of Prussia) (card 1037); General von Emmich (Albert Theodor Otto Emmich, who became von Emmich after 1913, a Prussian general) (card 1033); Generalfeldmarschall von der Goltz (Rüdiger Graf von der Goltz, an Army general during World War I) (card 1011); Generalfeldmarschall von Hindenburg (Paul von Hindenburg, a Prussian-German field marshal, statesman and politician who served as the second president of Germany from 1925 to 1934) (card 1032); Graf von Zeppelin (Ferdinand Graf von Zeppelin, a general and aircraft manufacturer who founded the Zeppelin Airship company) (card 1013); Kaiser Wilhelm II, im Felde (the last German Emperor and King of Prussia who ruled from 1888 to 1918 (card 1030); and Generalfeldmarschall von Mackensen (August von Mackensen, a celebrated soldier and field marshal during World War I who was appointed a Prussian state councillor in 1933 by Hermann Göring and who frequently appeared at Nazi functions in his imperial cavalry uniform (card 1029). Each approx. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2".