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The Nazi Olympics: Berlin 1936
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Thousands of girls execute a rhythmic calisthenics drill during a Nazi Party sporting event at Nuremberg. 1934.
Thousands of girls execute a rhythmic calisthenics drill during a Nazi Party sporting event at Nuremberg. 1934.
—USHMM #15209/UPI/Bettmann/CORBIS
German police perform calisthenics in Berlin's Sport Palace, later the site of the Olympic handball competition.
German police perform calisthenics in Berlin's Sport Palace, later the site of the Olympic handball competition.
—USHMM #14497/FPG International

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