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Collection Lavine Collection of Eichmann Materials
Title Eichmann Hears Death Sentence
Accession number 2015.2
Catalog Number 2015.2.88
Object Name Photograph
Description Today's Picture by Radio. Eichmann Hears Death Sentence. Adolf Eichmann stands in his bullet proof box in the court at Jerusalem today December 15, and hears the judges pronounced a sentence of death against him, for his part in the deaths of millions of Jews during the last war. The former Lieutenant-Colonel in Hitler's Nazi army, heard the sentence with composure. He will die by hanging, probably in the early part of next summer. Associated Press Photo from London. Today's picture by radio.
Subjects Eichmann, Adolf, 1906-1962
War crime trials
Middle East--Jerusalem
Date 1961 December 27
Print size 20.5 cm x 15.5 cm
Caption Eichmann Hears Death Sentence
Imagefile 005\2015288.JPG
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