Looters in the ruins

Auction catalogue Hermann Historica: A series of 36 first-class large size photographs with passe-partout of the Obersalzberg commissioned by Bormann for Hitler's 50th birthday in 1939. They had been taken by a G.I. as a souvenir at the end of th War and were auction off in October 2007 for 8.800 - with a certificate that it had been "captured by a U.S. soldier in 1945".