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INVITATION CARD TO- 1938 "RICHTFEST" NEW BARRACKS
Das Heeresbauamt Saarbrucken

Stock # 680
Category: Volk Culture, Fests & Holidays, Heer
Type:  INVITATIONS
Price: $98.00

Large-size 5x7" fold-open invitation to the Richtfest of skilled craftsmen of various trades and guilds and the Wehrmacht held in Saarbrucken on June 2, 1938 and addressed to Party member Reigierungsaburat L. Rasch. This festival was in celebration of a large Barracks compound having been completed. Both pages inside are printed with both the actual invitation (Rasch's name written in ink), and schedule of events. Symbolic cover featuring the Wehrmacht Officer and the Master-craftsman in celebration together. Made of heavy cotten bond paper, Invitations such as these are difficult to come by. VF. Scarce.