La España de Burgos | The Spain of Burgos

 
La España de Burgos | The Spain of Burgos
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  • Title :     La España de Burgos | The Spain of Burgos
  • Artist:     Subsecretaria de Propaganda (publisher)
  • Accession:     XC2002.01.2.16
  • Collection:     Library
  • Category:     Textiles
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Caricatures and cartoons , Pictorial works | Caricatures and cartoons , Spain , Pictorial works | Middle class | Middle class , 1930-1940 | Bowler hats | Bowler hats , 1930-1940 | Caps | Caps , 1930-1940 | Couples | Couples , Spain , Burgos , 1930-1940 | Men | Men , 1930-1940 | Clothing & dress | Clothing & dress , Spain , Burgos , 1930-1940 | Wit and humor, Pictorial | Wit and humor, Pictorial , Spain | Cartoons, Spanish | Cartoons, Spanish , 1930-1940
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XC2002.01.2.16.000.jpg
  • Tags:     ~War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera~Textiles
Description:
A junta of generals, including Francisco Franco, formed their government at Burgos, which was immediately recognized by Nazi Germany and fascist Italy. After the death of the other ranking generals in a plane crash, Franco was named head of state, with the rank of generalissimo and the title el caudillo (the leader) in October, 1936. | Spanish.