• Note: The Reichsadler, or National Eagle, was originally intended to face the right when used as a national symbol, and to the left when used for a NSDAP symbol, but somewhere along the line, they abandoned this concept, as you will see below.

    [Below: International Automobile Exhibition, Berlin, 1939]

    [Below: Somewhere in Berlin...]

    [Below: An eagle from a women's BDM armband. I love this design!]

    [Below: Here's the eagle above on the cover of a 1936 BDM magazine.]

    [Below: The German pavilion on the Belgrade Exhibition Grounds.]

    [Below: Adolf Hitler in Austria.]

    [Below: This eagle is taken from the 'Deutsche Soldatenbund Stanndarn'.]

    [Below: The German Pavilion in France.]

    [Below: The German Pavilion in France.]

    [Below: A ground view of the German Pavilion in France.]

    [Below: Distance shot of the German and Russian Pavilions.]

    [Below: No swastika on this set of eagles, but a beautiful tapestry nonetheless. It is from the Reich Chancellery.]

    [Below: SS training barracks, 1939.]

    [Below: Organization Todt work book.]

    [Below: Das Braune Haus (The Brown House), Munich.]

    [Below: Amazing, it looks like a church!]

    [Below: An armband of unknown origin]

    [Below: 'Die Wiege der Partei' (The Cradle of the Party) - 'Nebenzimmer des Sterneckerbräu, Munich' (this references the Sterneckerbräu brewery, which was an early meeting place for the German Workers' Party, which later became the NSDAP. It later became a place of pilgrimage for National Socialists.)]

    [Below: The center of an N.S.K.K. flag]

    [Below: 'Sie Fielen auf dass Deutschland Lebe' (They fell so that Germany may live). A cemetery monument dedicated to the 2nd Fallschirmjäger (paratrooper) Division.]

    [Below: An eagle from the handle of a silver spoon.]

    [Below: This is a tapestry.]

    [Below: The German war cemetery at Ekeberg, Oslo.]

    [Below: An official postage stamp.]

    [Below: The entrance to Dachau concentration camp. This was taken after the American occupation.]

    [Below: The entrance to Dachau concentration camp. This was taken after the American occupation.]

    [Below: Soldier barracks.]

    [Below: Wehrmacht cigarette ration stamps.]

    [Below: The entrance to Mauthausen concentration camp.]

    [Below: Tager der Wehrmacht (Day of the Army) - Reichsparteitag 1937.]

    [Below: National Socialist martyr Albert Leo Schlageter.]

    [Below: 'Berlin 1937 - Ausstellung Gebt mir vier jahre Zeit - Ehrenhalle' (Berlin 1937 Exhibition "Give me four years time" Honor hall')]

    [Below: 'Sie Starben für Deutschland' (They Died for Germany)]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign - 'Preussisches Standesamt' = 'Prussian Registry']

    [Below: Enameled metal sign from the Reichsnahrstand, a farming/griculture branch of the NSDAP.]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign from the Preußischer Amtsvorsteher (Prussian Head Office).]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign "Amt Jänschwalde" (Office of Jänschwalde - a municipality in Germany).]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign "Amt des Schiedsmanns" (Office of Arbitrator).]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign "Eingang Verboten" (Entrance Forbidden).]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign "SA of NSDAP Sturm 1/95".]

    [Below: Close-up.]

    [Below: Enameled metal sign "Deutsches Rotes Kreuz" (German Red Cross).]

    [Below: Close-up.]

    [Below: In the great expanse of Poland]

    [Below: This is the front of an athletic shirt for the Water Police. One of the rarer athletic shirts!]

    [Below: Somewhere on Wilhelmstrasse]

    [Below: Here is the handle of a rare Postal Official's Dagger]

    [Below: Ceramic plate 'Grossdeutschlands Erwachen - Freiheit U. Brot' (Greater Germany Awaken - Freedom and Bread)]

    [Below: 'Ewig ist der Toten Tatenruhm!' (Eternally the Dead's Deeds are Glorious)]

    [Below: Close-up]

    [Below: The book plate of Adolf Hitler!]

    [Below: The dedication of a train station]

    [Below: The Reich Cabinet - look at those chairs!!!]

    [Below: Hermann Göring and Joseph Goebbels - look at Göring's chair! Wow, the chairs just keep getting better!]

    [Below: Speaking of chairs getting better, check out this SS chair! But we can't let this distract us here, since it doesn't have an eagle!]

    [Below: And let's not forget this beauty! Check out the eagle and the '1933'.]

    [Below: Postal cancel]

    [Below: A pillow! Ah the dreams that have been dreamt upon it...]

    [Below: A Zeppelin belt buckle!]

    [Below: Symbol used for the Zeppelin.]

    [Below: Silver Zeppelin hallmark from a platter.]

    [Below: This is by Hanns Goebl, 'Hoheitsadler' (National Eagle) and was presented in the House of German Art in 1941.]

    [Below: Eagle from a National Socialist leader calendar]

    [Below: 1941 NSDAP year book ]

    [Below: A giant eagle on a ship]

    [Below: Veterans Day, 1939]

    [Below: Winterhilfswerk postcard]

    [Below: 'Führer Befiehl - Wir Folgen!' = 'Führer Leads - We Follow!']

    [Below: Kriegs-WHW (Winterhilfswerk) 1942-1943 postal cancel]

    [Below: An odd eagle missing its swastika from a postcard, 1936.]

    [Below: You'll notice the fasces in this picture, this was decoration for Mussolini's state visit to Germany. Click to enlarge!]

    [Below: Die Wehrmacht was a German military magazine, which was published from 1936 to 1944]

    [Below: The Putsch martyrs]

    [Below: 'Du Gabst Dem Führer Dein Ja' (You Gave Your Yes to the Führer)]

    [Below: 1936 'Glaube und Schwert' (Faith and Sword)]

    [Below: 'Das Buch - Ein Kraftquell der Nation' = 'The Book - A Power Source of the Nation']

    [Below: Reichs Party Day 1933]

    [Below: Reichs Party Day 1933 - night version]

    [Below: A Luftshutz (air protection) eagle from an award document]

    [Below: The mighty Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler barracks.]

    [Below: Distance shot, except this day it is decorated with flags.]

    [Below: International Hunting Exhibition, Berlin, 1937, Ehrenhalle]

    [Below: A telegram from March, 1933]

    [Below: The parlor in Ordensburg (elite NS school) in the town of Sonthofen. Click to enlarge!]

    [Below: 'Germany - The Land of Music]

    [Below: "Deutsche Führer Deutsches Schicksal" (German Leaders - German Destiny)]

    [Below: This magnificent work of art was given to Albert Speer for his Nuremburg Rally work]

    [Below: Inscription]

    [Below: Stuttgart's Defense Area 5 - 'Fearless and True']

    [Below: Hitler Youth camp, 1938]

    [Below: Hall of Honor, Ministry of Aviation, Berlin - (eagle designed by Douglas Hill - architect Ernst Sagebiel). Click to Enlarge!]

    [Below: Austian Hitler Youth postcard with eagle over the Austrian flag. At the time the NSDAP was banned in Austria, so this card was no doubt done in defiance. 'Unsere Fahne Flattert Uns Voran!' = 'Our Flag Waves Us On!']

    [Below: The front of an UFA building. UFA is a German film and television production company]

    [Below: A very rare armband, unknown usage, perhaps a youth organization.]

    [Below: An SS barracks - 'Meine Ehre Heisst Treue' = 'Loyalty is My Honor']

    [Below: Wow, look at that stained glass mural...]

    [Below: A different angle of the stained glass mural...]

    [Below: And a gorgeous close-up of the stained glass mural...]