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Id/PicTitle/DescriptionPrice
Scarce Real Photo Postcard RPPC of Communist leader Rosa Luxemburg, with black mourning border. Along with leader karl Liebknecht, Rosa was captured, tortured, and brutally executed on July 15, 1919. Evne though her views were much more nuanced than the mainstream Communist Party, she is still a hero to the far left. Slightly worn, excellent condition. Hard to find period pictures of this feidty little woman.
US$119
German card intended to be on flown on the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's planned Oct 17 flight from Breslau, but when that flight was cencled instead went on the 1930 Boeblingen Flight. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans. Mi46II '17 CV EUR250.
US$259
Flown Dornier DO-X card from Dresden to Lansdowne, Philadelphia via Brazil and Ocean City, NJ. With Lansdowne July 8 receiver reverse. A bit worn, good condition, as per scans. Canceled in Friedrichshafen cancel in November 1930, and with Dornier DO-X double-circle CDS from Jan 30, 1931. Took quite a long time to get from one place to the other. Good 4RM Zeppelin single franking.
US$349
Original cover from the Saargebiet flown on the Graf Zeppelin's 1929 Weltrundfahrt / Round-the-World trip, on the Friedrichshafen to Los Angeles leg. A bit worn, toned. According to Michel only 72 total cards/covers from the Saar were flown on this leg. Mi CV EUR550 ++ high-value franking.
US$289
Original Wien / Vienna Parliament Real Photo RPPC postcard flown on the Graf Zeppelin Airship's 1929 Orientfahrt; sent from Wien / Vienna, franked with Austrian airmails, and with Gummi / rubber handstamp cachet. A bit worn, corner creases. '01 CV EUR275. Scarce destination - Beisan / Baysan, Palestine Mandate.
US$229
Austrian-franked treaty card flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1st South America Flight in 1930, on the Friedrichshafen-Seville, Spain leg. A bit worn, good condition, as per scans. ;17 CV EUR80
US$92
Swiss cover flown on the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's Amerikafahrt / American flight. Slightly worn, high value franking, as per scans. '17 CV EUR350 ++. Mi27
US$349
German cover flown on the Graf Zeppelin LZ127's Vaduz flight of 1930. Sieger CV EUR550, Mi104Ib EUR450. Little worn, wrinkled. Looks much better in hand. With Bordpost / on-board cancel.
US$289
Original airmail cover flown on the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1930 Schweizfahrt / Swiss flight with Bordpost / On Board cancel. A bit worn, in Bedarfserhaltung / good commercially used condition, as per scans. Mi71b EUR80
US$81
A Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) photograph of Panzerkampfwagen (PzKfw) aka a tank with Regierungstruppe / Reichswehr / Freikorps in Berlin during the violent Strassenkampf or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right (Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps in an uneasy alliance) as both sides attempted to seize power. After early Communist victories the Socialist-Right Wing coalition (led by Friedrich Ebert) eventually won. Later, though, many of those same Freikorps soldiers turned on the Republic they helped found, yet despised, and joined the SA, where their street muscle was used by a certain Austrian corporal to propel himself into power.
US$219
A postcard with a Who's Who of vitriolic turn-of-the-century Antisemitism, with several of Hitler's role models - Stein, Wolf, and above all Georg Ritter von Schoenerer, his mentor - front and center. From the right wing Verlag "Volksruf" in Munich.
US$169
Zinnowitz den Deutschen / Zinnowitz of the Germans, home of "the German Spirit" and "the best of the people's movement". Rare early local Nazi movement postcard circa 1921. Bent corners else excellent unused condition.
US$469
'Deutschland den Deutschen - Dei "Deutschvoelkische Zeitungswoche" in 1921 Heidelberg, der hochburg des Judentums' / 'Germany for the Germans - the "German People's Newspaper Week" in 1921 Heidelberg, capital of Judaism.' 1921 Anti-Semitic card with protesters marching with Anti-Jewish signs in Heidelberg. Rare, extremely early NSDAP card showing their xenophobic hatred.
US$1099
1924(!) card with inset portrait of Hitler while he was in Festungshaftanstalt, Landsberg am Lech Prison. Slight wear at corners, excellent condition. Scarce!
US$469
Scarce, original, release for sergeant in Infantry Regiment 32 just after the end of WWI, when the Communists (usually called Spartakisten or Spartacists, but really meaning any left-leaning group) seized power in a number of cities (so-called Spartakus Putsch), only to be deposed by right-wing counter-revolutions and/or the newly forming national government, with the help of volunteer 'Freikorps', or Free Corps fighters. With Soldatenrat Meiningen cachet from one of the idealistic and short lived Communistic "Worker's and Soldier's Councils" formed primarily from the disillusioned sailors from the Kaiser's Navy, along with fellow travelers from the ranks of soldiers and workers.
US$229
Scarce, original, document from the Security Command of the Worker and Soldier's Council, Hannover about the transfer of an Army man. From the unsettled period of German history after the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II, when the Communists (usually called Spartakisten or Spartacists, but really meaning any left-leaning group) seized power in a number of cities (so-called Spartakus Putsch), only to be deposed by right-wing counter-revolutions and/or the newly forming national government, with the help of volunteer 'Freikorps', or Free Corps fighters. With handstamp of 3. Kompagnie Sicherheits Kommando des Arbeiter u. Soldaten-Rates Hannover. Signed by Vizefeldwebelcachet from one of the idealistic and short lived Communistic "Worker's and Soldier's Councils" formed primarily from the disillusioned sailors from the Kaiser's Navy, along with fellow travelers from the ranks of soldiers and workers.
US$229
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin - Das zerstoert Gebaude des Vorwarts: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of Freikorps troops on front of the destroyed "Vortwarts" Communist Press building in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right (Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps in an uneasy alliance) as both sides attempted to seize power. After early Communist victories the Socialist-Right Wing coalition (led by Friedrich Ebert) eventually won. Later, though, many of those same Freikorps soldiers turned on the Republic they helped found, yet despised, and joined the SA, where their street muscle was used by a certain Austrian corporal to propel himself into power.
US$92
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction on the Alexanderplatz in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction on Schuetzenstrasse in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps. Scarce - used in the period with March 1919 CDS on 10pf Germania stamp.
US$99
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin - Unterhaendler mit der Paralamentaerflagge auf dem Wege zur Reichskanzlei: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of Freikorps auto with negotiators under the 'white flag' on he way to the Chancellory in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right (Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps in an uneasy alliance) as both sides attempted to seize power. After early Communist victories the Socialist-Right Wing coalition (led by Friedrich Ebert) eventually won. Later, though, many of those same Freikorps soldiers turned on the Republic they helped found, yet despised, and joined the SA, where their street muscle was used by a certain Austrian corporal to propel himself into power.
US$159
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction at the streetcorner of Alexanderstrasse and Prenzlauer Strasse in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps. Scarce - used in the period with March 1919 CDS on 10pf Germania stamp (upper left corner of stamp loose).
US$99
Einzug der Garde-Truppen in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of troops arriving in Berlin to put down the Sailor's Mutiny (they lost) in Berlin in December of 1918 at the start of the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right (Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps in an uneasy alliance) as both sides attempted to seize power. After early Communist victories the Socialist-Right Wing coalition (led by Friedrich Ebert) eventually won. Later, though, many of those same Freikorps soldiers turned on the Republic they helped found, yet despised, and joined the SA, where their street muscle was used by a certain Austrian corporal to propel himself into power.
US$119
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction at the Berliner Tageblatt Newspaper building in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57
Zum Demonstrationssonntag in Berlin - Versammlung der "Unabhaengigen" waehrend der Rede des Regierungs-vertreters Stroebel: oversized (ca 6.75x4.75inches) Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of speech of USPD leader Stroebel during the Commuist uprising in Berlin at the start of the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right (Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps in an uneasy alliance) as both sides attempted to seize power. After early Communist victories the Socialist-Right Wing coalition (led by Friedrich Ebert) eventually won. Later, though, many of those same Freikorps soldiers turned on the Republic they helped found, yet despised, and joined the SA, where their street muscle was used by a certain Austrian corporal to propel himself into power.
US$119
Einzug der Garde-Truppen in Berlin - Kuerassiere : Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of mounted cavalry troops arriving in Berlin to put down the Sailor's Mutiny (they lost) in Berlin in December of 1918 at the start of the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right (Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps in an uneasy alliance) as both sides attempted to seize power. After early Communist victories the Socialist-Right Wing coalition (led by Friedrich Ebert) eventually won. Later, though, many of those same Freikorps soldiers turned on the Republic they helped found, yet despised, and joined the SA, where their street muscle was used by a certain Austrian corporal to propel himself into power.
US$119
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction at the Marstall, where the Communist sailors were holed up in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin: Private Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57
Strassenkaempfe in Berlin - Zerstoerungen am Mittelportal des Schlosses: Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of the destruction at the Kaiser's Castle / Palace in Berlin during the violent Strassenkaempfe or 'street battles' that took place between the left wing Spartakists / Communists and the center-right coalition of Socialists, Imperialists, and Freikorps.
US$57