The Wiener Library

For the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide

Nazi Children's Books

From school text books for every subject to picture books, painting books and song books for small children, this collection demonstrates the Nazi indoctrination of children. In addition to books and pamphlets, this collection also contains original Nazi board games, card games and a puzzle game.

Page from a Third Reich school textbook, published 1935 (WL1027)

Page from a Third Reich school textbook, published 1935

Image WL1027

Children playing soldiers in Third Reich songbook from 1933 (WL1236)

Third Reich children's songbook, Kirchheim-Bolanden,1933

Image WL1236

Mädel von heute - Mütter von morgen / Author Rose Woldstedt-Lauth, 1940 (WL3051)

'Girls of today, tomorrow's mothers' by Rose Woldstedt-Lauth, Stuttgart,1940

Image WL3051

Die lustigen Abenteuer von Fritz und Franz bei der Hitlerjugend' by Wilhelm & Gilbert, Berlin, 1939 (WL3866)

Children's book about the Hitler Youth, Berlin, 1939

Image WL3866