The Social Composition of the Nazi Party in Eutin, 1925–32

  title={The Social Composition of the Nazi Party in Eutin, 1925–32},
  author={Lawrence D. Stokes},
  journal={International Review of Social History},
  pages={1 - 32}
  • L. D. Stokes
  • Published 1 April 1978
  • History
  • International Review of Social History
The supporters of the Nazi party prior to 1933 can be divided into two groups. Much the larger of these were the millions of voters who, beginning in the summer of 1930, cast their ballots for Hitler and his party. The second group, whose adherence to the Nazi movement included but also went beyond voting for its candidates in elections, were the formal members of the NSDAP. Between February 1930 and May 1932, they increased in number from approximately 170–180,000 to some 850–900,000. 

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