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One more album of Nazi-looted art is handed over to National Archives
One more album of Nazi-looted art is handed over to National Archives

In the closing days of World War II, the Monuments Men, whose story was depicted in the George Clooney film, recovered 39 photo albums of Nazi-looted art from a Bavarian castle. The albums were introduced into evidence at the Nuremberg war crimes trials and then turned over to the National Archives. But a few years ago, the nephew of a deceased U.S. soldier brought another album into the offices of the Monuments Men Foundation for the Preservation of Art. "We collected ourselves after the surprise of seeing this," said Robert M. Edsel, chairman of the Dallas-based foundation. "We, like our friends at the National Archives, were under the assumption that there were just...

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