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Hermann Goering’s April 24, 1945 telegram to Adolf Hitler, marked “Geheim!,” or “Secret!” - Courtesy of Alexander Historical Auctions

How the Nazi telegram that helped drive Hitler to suicide was nearly forgotten in a S.C. safe

Hermann Goering’s April 1945 telegram to Adolf Hitler, marked “Geheim!,” or “Secret!” (Courtesy of Alexander Historical Auctions)

prisonor personal card http://auschwitz.org/gfx/auschwitz/_thumbs/en/defaultgalerie/713/2/1/20080716_1522438119_dok20,oHuCn6impHCVqcKHZpY.jpgThere are 5309 such cards regarding only Jewish prisoners

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The signature page of Adolf Hitler’s will. Deep in his bunker in Berlin, with Soviet troops closing in, Hitler woke his personal secretary Gertrude Junge on April 29, 1945. He then dictated his political testament and his personal will, instructing Junge to type the documents out in triplicate and bring them to him. The dictator then headed to another room in the bunker to marry Eva Braun and wait for Junge to finish her typing assignment. Finally, at 3:30 PM on April 30, 1945, the war in…

todaysdocument: “Hitler’s Final Words Deep in his bunker in Berlin, with Soviet troops closing in, Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler woke his personal secretary Gertrude Junge on April He then.

SS SOLDBUCH "Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler". (Soldbuch)

SS SOLDBUCH "Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler". (Soldbuch)

Bundesarchiv - Sophie Scholl ("Die Verurteilte war ruhig und gefasst.")

Bundesarchiv - Sophie und Hans Scholl, zum Tode verurteilt am

Adolf Hitler werd geboren op 20 april 1889 in Branau in Oostenrijk. Op dit plaatje is hij ongeveer 2 a 3 jaar oud.

Who is this cute baby you may ask? Well, here's a clue. he went on to instigate a World War and the largest genocide known to man.

Heinrich Himmler (left) with his brother Gebhard in 1918.

Heinrich Himmler, chefe da SS e da Gestapo (à esquerda), com seu irmão Gebhard.

Baby pic of Adolf Hitler - Quotes - "How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think"   - Adolf Hitler  "The very first essential for success is a perpetually constant and regular employment of violence" -    Adolf Hitler - "Great liars are also great magicians" -   Adolf Hitler     "Hate is more lasting than dislike"  - Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler was born on April 1889 at the Gasthof zum Pommer. When Hitler was his family moved to Germany. This picture portrays Hitler as an infant

The letter which was sent by Heinrich Himmler, reichsführer of the SS and overlord of the death camps, dated 27 August 1940, granting Hess 'relief and protection as per the Führer¿s wishes'

The single Jew that Hitler wanted to save: Astonishing letter reveals how Führer ordered Gestapo to leave his WW1 commander alone

The single Jew that Hitler wanted to save: Astonishing letter reveals how Führer ordered Gestapo to leave his commander alone

After seeing the Titanic exhibit, this is interesting stuff. A series of pictures, newspaper articles, and other artifacts from the Titanic.

This Tuesday, April 2012 photo shows index cards from The Associated Press Corporate Archive in New York listing stories written by the wire service about the Titanic. It was a news story that would change the news.

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Rwandan genocide (April-June 1994)  Over three months, Rwanda witnessed an ethnic cleansing campaign that killed an estimated 800,000 people, largely carried out by the Hutu majority against the Tutsi minority (although moderate Hutus were targeted as well). The international community reeled at the speed and scale of the genocide, which defied all conventional norms of conflict prevention and early warning.  Horrific images emerged from Rwanda over the course of the genocide.

Imagery and Atrocity: The Role of News and Photos in War

1994 – Rwanda’s Genocide Publish Date: May 1994 Cover Story: The Killing Fields of Rwanda.

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Memories of my youth haunt me.