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Die letzen der Emden landen in Hodeida

Survivors of the Emden Landing in Hodeida, from the periodical "Kriegszeit. Künstlerflugblätter" (no. 26, February 10, 1915)
Artist: Otto Hettner (1875 - 1931)
Date: 1915
20th century
Dimensions: 12.2 x 11.02 in. (31 x 28 cm)
Dimensions Extent: image
Object Type: Print
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Medium and Support: Lithograph on paper
Credit Line: Gift of James Reed, 2017
Accession Number: 2017.35.765
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The cover of this issue shows German survivors from the cruiser Emden, which had been beached and disabled by the Australian cruiser Sydney in a naval skirmish in the Indian Ocean on November 8, 1914. Sixty-five issues of Kriegszeit were published between August 1914 and March 1916, by which time public enthusiasm for the war had waned; Cassirer then stopped publishing Kriegszeit and replaced it with the politically neutral periodical Der Bildermann (The Picture-Man).




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