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Collection Lavine Collection of Eichmann Materials
Title Security Guard
Accession number 2015.2
Catalog Number 2015.2.43
Object Name Photograph
Description New York Bureau. Security Guard. Jerusalem, Israel: An armed guard patrols the street outside the Beit Ha'am courthouse, April 11th, as crowds of curious people watch opening day arrivals for the trial of Adolf Eichmann. Strict security measures are in force around the courthouse and all those who enter are searched in order to safeguard the life of Eichmann. Eichmann is charged with complicity in the death of millions of Jews during World War II when he was an SS officer of the Nazi party. Credit (UPI Photo) 4/13/61
Subjects Eichmann, Adolf, 1906-1962
Middle East--Jerusalem
War crime trials
Date 1961 April 11
Print size 18 cm x 23 cm
Caption Security Guard
Imagefile 005\2015243.JPG
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