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Collection Lavine Collection of Eichmann Materials
Title Steel And Bullet Proof Glass For Eichmann Dock
Accession number 2015.2
Catalog Number 2015.2.10
Object Name Photograph
Description These workman in Jerusalem, Israel, are shown building the defendant's box that is to be used at the trial for genocide of Adolf Eichmann, the former nazi official said to be responsible for the deaths of six million Jews in World War II. The lower part of the dock is in steel with wooden covering while the upper portion has a steel frame which will hold bullet-proof glass windows. This is to guard against a possible attempt on Eichmann's life during the trial, which is to be held in Jerusalem in the near future. 26.1.61.
Subjects Eichmann, Adolf, 1906-1962
Middle East--Jerusalem
War crime trials
Date 1961 January 26
Print size 20.5 cm x 15.5 cm
Caption Steel and Bullet Proof Glass For Eichmann Dock
Imagefile 004\2015210.JPG
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