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Collection Lavine Collection of Eichmann Materials
Title Trial Preparations
Accession number 2015.2
Catalog Number 2015.2.30
Object Name Photograph
Description Trial Preparations. London Bureau. Jerusalem: Watched by two guards, a Jerusalem city council official fixes a "Mezzuza" to the entrance of the Beth Ha'am courthouse here April 6th. The tiny plaque is a religious symbol fixed on all new houses. Inside the scroll is a prayer that indicates that the occupants are of Jewish faith. World attention will be focused on the courthouse next week, when the trial of former Nazi leader Adolf Eichmann starts April 11th. 8th April 1961. United Press International Photo.
Subjects Eichmann, Adolf, 1906-1962
Middle East--Jerusalem
War crime trials
Date 1961 April 8
Print size 15.5 x 20.5 cm
Caption Trial Preparations
Imagefile 005\2015230.JPG
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