German Propaganda Archive Calvin College


Background: This page includes five of the twelve pictures from a 1927 Nazi book on the Nuremberg rally of that year.

The source: Alfred Rosenberg and Wilhelm Weiß, Reichsparteitag der NSDAP Nürnberg 19./21. August 1927 (Munich: Verlag Frz. Eher, 1927).

Pictures of the 1927 Nuremberg Rally

This interesting picture shows the gathered Nazi leadership. Some of them (e.g., Dinter and Strasser) later fell into disfavor.

The caption of the top picture is “Fanfares announce the dedication of flags,” that of the bottom “Hitler Speaks.”

Caption: The Delegate’s Congress in the Kulturvereinshaus

Caption: “The Army of Brown Shirts on the Luitpoldhain. In parenthesis are two quotations from unfriendly newspapers: The Neue Bad. Landeszeitung: “...The National Socialists have long been in ruins....” The Bayr. Kurier: “...Merely a few thousand from across the nation...”


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