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Japanese War Trials Papers, 1945-1948

Title
Japanese War Trials Papers, 1945-1948
ID
Mss. 65 J24
Extent
2.0 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
402.00 items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1945-1948, concerning the International Military Tribunal for the Far East's trials of alleged Japanese war criminals. The collection consists of printed material and copies of papers sent to Otto Lowe, Washington, D. C. by Joseph B. Keenan, chief prosecutor. Includes opening statement of prosecution; indictment; lists of suspects; charter of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East; transcripts of teletype conferences; and affidavits of Cordell Hull, Joseph C. Grew and Henry L. Stimson.
Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/65%20_J24_Japanese_War_Trials.pdf
Creators
Lowe, Ottowell Sykes
Subjects
Grew, Joseph Clark, 1880-1965
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955
International Military Tribunal for the Far East
Keenan, Joseph Berry, 1888-1954
Legal documents
Stimson, Henry Lewis, 1867-1950
Tokyo Trial, Tokyo, Japan, 1946-1948
War criminals--Japan
World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
06/01/1964.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Otto Lowe and Peter Nebergall.
Gifts of O. Lowe (June 1964) and Peter Nebergall (Aug. 1982)
Preferred Citation
Japanese War Trials Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
Other Note
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
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