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Martha H. Patterson photograph album

Document | Accession Number: 2010.188.1

The Martha H. Patterson photograph album consists of a photograph album of the 1936 Summer Olympic games in Berlin, Germany. The album includes pictures taken by a spectator who attended the games and later immigrated to the United States. Images include the opening ceremonies, with spectators giving the Nazi salute to the Olympic flame; African-American athlete Jesse Owens; Glen Morris; general track and field events; a swimming pool; and the entrance to the stadium marked with the Nazi swastika.

creation:  1936
1 album.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Martha H. Patterson
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 17:50:02
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