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The Nazi Olympics: Berlin 1936
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The team, shown here preparing to hoist the Olympic flag on the ship <i>Manhattan</i>. American Olympic President Avery Brundage led the delegation.
The team, shown here preparing to hoist the Olympic flag on the ship Manhattan. American Olympic President Avery Brundage led the delegation.
—USHMM #02572/UPI/Bettmann/CORBIS, provided by University of Illinois Archives, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
The United States had the second largest team with 312 members.

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