Broadside, "Was der Feind will!," [1917].

Broadside, [1917], "Was der Feind will!" Refers to the peace offer of the German Emperor Wilhelm II on 12 December 1916, and details the terms set by the Entente powers in response, conveying that these are unacceptable. Concluding passage specifies address to German soldiers (Deutsche Soldaten!). Published by Kriegspresseamt, Berlin; printed by Lindendruckeri u. Verlags-Gesellschaft m.b.H., Berlin. Text in red and black, framed with a double border in red and black. 1 leaf (23.2 x 31.8 cm.).  From the Finding aid prepared by Violet Lutz.

Automated translation. ["What the enemy wants!"]
 
See flyer German soldiers received, from Wilhelm II, on the peace offer.

[1/1/4] Founded in 1764, The German Society of Pennsylvania is America‚Äôs oldest German organization. Its Joseph P. Horner Memorial Library, housed in a beautiful 19th century reading room, holds one of the largest private collections of German-language books in the U.S. The German American Collection contains a wealth of material documenting all aspects of German American life, beginning with the first settlers in Germantown in 1683. In addition to books, the library houses sizable collections of 19th century Philadelphia German newspapers, periodicals, pamphlets, and manuscripts. The online catalog can be viewed at: gsp.library.net  For more information, please visit: www.germansociety.org

Language: German
Published: Kriegspresseamt, Berlin.
Subjects:
Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:432837