<p>Nazi flags wave above the stadium for the Nazi Party rally grounds in Nuremberg. Architects like Albert Speer constructed monumental edifices in a sterile classical form meant to convey the “enduring grandeur” of the National Socialist movement. Photograph taken in Nuremberg, Germany, between 1934 and 1936. </p>


In the 1920s and 1930s, the German city of Nuremberg was host to massive and lavish rallies for the Nazi Party. By the end of World War II, more than three quarters of the city lay in rubble. Nuremberg contained the only undamaged facilities—the Palace of Justice—that were extensive enough to accommodate the postwar trials of accused war criminals.

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