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Inventory of the Adolf Eichmann Trial Excerpts
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Adolf Eichmann trial excerpts
    Dates: 1961
    Collection Number: XX600
    Creator: Eichmann, Adolf, 1906-1962, defendant
    Collection Size: 3 phonotapes (0.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Includes excerpts from the testimony of Eichmann and others, and from the closing defense statement.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English German Hebrew

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Adolf Eichmann trial excerpts, Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    German Nazi official tried in Jerusalem for extermination of Jews during World War II.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This is a translation into English of selected moments of the Eichmann trial; the English translation is over the actual audio of the trial. Part 1 opens with Eichmann's "not guilty" plea to all charges. The opening statements follow. Parts 2-6 are not described. Use copy reference number: xx600_a_0008097

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
    War crime trials.
    World War, 1939-1945--Germany.