German Workers' Party

The German Workers' Party (German: Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, DAP) was a short-lived political party established in Weimar Germany after World War I. It was the precursor of the Nazi Party, which was officially known as the National Socialist German Workers' Party (German: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, NSDAP). The DAP only lasted from 5 January 1919 until 24 February 1920.

German Workers' Party
Deutsche Arbeiterpartei
Party ChairmanAnton Drexler (1919–1920)
Deputy ChairmanKarl Harrer (1919–1920)
FoundersAnton Drexler
Dietrich Eckart
Gottfried Feder
Karl Harrer
Founded5 January 1919
Dissolved24 February 1920
Merger of  Political Workers' Circle[1][2]
  Workers' Committee for a Good Peace
Succeeded byNSDAP
HeadquartersFürstenfelder Straße 14,
Munich, Germany
IdeologyPan-Germanism
German nationalism
Antisemitism
Anti-capitalism
Anti-Marxism
Political positionFar-right[3]
Colors  Black,   white and   red
(official, German Imperial colours)
  Black (customary)