Hitler’s Rise to Power Comic Strip
Updated: 2/13/2020
Hitler’s Rise to Power  Comic Strip

Storyboard Text

  • June 28, 1919
  • its your only hope.
  • July 31, 1919
  • hello I represent the Weimar Republic
  • you cannot kick me out!
  • September 12, 1919
  • the party is here!!
  • Germany is forced to sign the Treaty of Versailles, which imposes strict sanctions on the country. Anger at the treaty and the weight of reparations will destabilize Germany for years.​
  • July 29, 1921
  • WOOO!!
  • your new chairman!
  • WOOO!!
  • A socialist interim German government is replaced by the official creation of the democratic Weimar Republic.
  • November 9, 1923
  • these workers are so stupid
  • Hitler joins the German Workers’ Party, having been sent to spy on it by the military.
  • July 1, 1925
  • Mein Kampf
  • Hitler is able to become chairman of his party, which is renamed the National Socialist German Workers’ Party, or NSDAP.
  • Hitler believes the time is right to stage a coup. Aided by a force of SA brownshirts, the support of WW1 leader Erich Ludendorff, and browbeaten locals, he stages the Beer Hall Putsch. It fails.
  • Hitler publishes "Mein Kampf," a ranting exploration of what passes as his ideology.