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Neuschwanstein Castle storage room filled with looted art, 1945 Sept.

Neuschwanstein Castle storage room filled with looted art, 1945 Sept.

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Title: Neuschwanstein Castle storage room filled with looted art

Date: 1945 Sept.

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Description: Handwritten note on verso in blue ink: Sept. 945; Neuschwanstein storage room; Capt. Adams, Corp. Walker (crazy cousin of John Walker III)

Handwritten note on verso in black ink (a different hand): Loot at Neuschwanstein; recognize Adams & Corporal Walker?

Item is a photographic postcard. Shows two soldiers inspecting shelves filled with decorative art objects and sculpture.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Neuschwanstein Castle storage room filled with looted art, 1945 Sept. / unidentified photographer. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15112