An enormous portrait of George Washington hangs alongside swastika banners and American flags at New York’s Madison Square Garden in 1939 during the German American Bund’s Pro-America Rally.

An enormous portrait of George Washington hangs alongside swastika banners and American flags at New York's Madison Square Garden in 1939 during the German American Bund's Pro-America Rally.

An enormous portrait of George Washington hangs alongside swastika banners and American flags at New York’s Madison Square Garden in 1939 during the German American Bund’s Pro-America Rally.