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Background: Just before the war began, Albert Speer completed the Reich Chancellery in Berlin, the seat of Hitler’s government, a building designed to impress. It was to be the seat of empire. Everything was on a massive scale, and Hitler did not cut costs.

The source: Die Kunst im Dritten Reich, September 1939

Hitler’s Reich Chancellery

Hitler’s Reich Chancellery

An entrance with sculpture.

Hitler’s Reich Chancellery

An outside view.

Hitler’s Office in Berlin

Hitler’s Office

Hitler’s Reich Chancellery

The marble gallery.

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