Nürnberg, Parteitag 1929: Hitler and the Blutfahne
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Trauerede Philipp Michael Schuhmacher
On November 27, 1933 Hitler held a Trauerede for Philipp Michael Schuhmacher of the Infanterieregiment 21.
Speech at the Hundertjahrfeier der deutschen Eisenbahn - Güterbahnhof
Location: An exhibition for this occasion took place at the Umladehallen of the Nürnberger Güterbahnhofs, Hitler must have been there and his speech maybe took place at this location. Exact location: unknown.
On December 8, 1934 Hitler held a speech at the 100-year jubilee of the German railway.
Location: Rathausplatz 2, east of the Sebalduskirche
Today: still there, large parts were destroyed in 1945, but the buildings were restored
On August 30, 1933 Hitler spoke at the Rathaus of Nürnberg. On September 4, 1934 and September 10, 1935 Hitler held a speech at the Rathaus to open the Parteitage. On September 8, 1936 Hitler opened the Reichsparteitage in front of the Rathaus (city-hall). In that year he was in Nürnberg from September 8 until September 14. He held different speeches at different locations during the yearly Reichsparteitage for the Reichsarbeidsdienst, the NS-Frauenschaft, the Hitlerjugend, the SA and SS, the Wehrmacht etc.
On September 8, 1937 he opened the Parteitage of 1937, that took place from 6 until 13 September. In 1938 the Parteitage took place from 6 until 12 September. Hitler, once again, opened them at the Rathaus.
The Rathaus of Nürnberg in 2007
Location: Pfannenschmiedsgasse 22
Today: ruined at the end of the war, there are shops and a shopping mall now
On September 5, 1934 Hitler held a speech at the Kulturtagung of the Reichsparteitages. On September 13, 1935 he spoke to the foreign-organisation of the NSDAP here. During other Parteitage Hitler also spoke for the Kulturtagung, but the exact location wasn’t mentioned by our sources. It could well be at this same location.
A postcard of the hotel Wittelsbach and the Apollotheater (1914)
Adolf-Hitler-Platz or Hauptmarkt (13)
Today: still there
Many nazi-manifestations took place here, on the Adolf-Hitler-Platz. The picture below shows Hitler on the square.
Left: Hitler at the Adolf Hitler Platz on September 13, 1936. On the background the St. Sebalduskirche.
Right: The Hauptmarkt today, with the St. Sebalduskirche.
Left: Hitler on the Adolf Hitler Platz in 1938
Below: Parteitag 1934, in front of the Frauenkirche (picture: De geschiedenis van de Hitlerjugend, 2003)
Right: The Frauenkirche on the Hauptmarkt (picture: Gryffindor, wikipedia, 2007)
Information stands give information about the part rally grounds.
(picture: the Hitlerpages, 2006)
Luitpoldhalle - Alte Kongreshalle (Festhalle Luitpoldhain)(5)
Location: Bayernstrasse, Luitpoldhain-side
Today: parking place and Sealife
In 1906 there was a congress about industrie and art on the Luitpoldhain. The buildings that were made, were taken down again, exept the Maschinenhalle. It was renovated and called Luitpoldhalle (or Alte Kongresshalle)
Hitler already spoke at the Luitpoldarea in 1927. In 1932, on March 7, April 6 and October 13, he spoke (each time to about 30.000 people) at the Alte Kongreshalle. The facade of the Luitpoldhalle was changed in nazi-times.
The Luitpoldhalle before the makeover
The Luitpoldhalle after the makeover
Hitler, Hess and in the background Goebbels inside the Luitpoldhalle
Location: Max-Morlock-Platz 1, near the Zeppelinfield
On July 30, 1932 Hitler spoke at the Stadion of Nürnberg. On September 8, 1934 Hitler spoke to the Hitler Jugend in the Nürnberger Stadion. On September 14, 1935 Hitler spoke to 54.000 members of the Hitlerjugend here.
Left: Hitler speaks at the Frankenstadion, probably on September 11, 1937. Behind Hitler are Baldur-von Schirach and Hess
Centre: Hitler leaving the stadium on September 10, 1938
The stadium today. In the background are the Zeppelinfield and tribune