Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 12 x 18 cm.
Creator: unidentified photographer
Description: Two separate handwritten notes on verso, one in black ink, one in blue ink. Note in black ink reads: Neuschwanstein operation (Capt. Adams' ); loading sorted out on 8 [?] train at Füssen; train for Paris
Note in blue ink reads: 1945, late; looted art at Neuschwanstein was evacuated over a period of many months; from Sept. through the winter of 1945
Forms part of: Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Soldiers loading art recovered from Neuschwanstein Castle onto trains at Füssen, Germany, 1945 / unidentified photographer. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16199
- Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
- Art and war
- World War, 1939-1945