Subseries B: Human Rights, 1933-1946
Scope and Content
The Thomas J. Dodd Papers illuminate the diverse public life of a self-styled crusader. The collection consists primarily of material from Dodd's Senate years (1959-1971) and the Nuremberg war crimes trial before the International Military Tribunal from 1945-1946. Materials documenting his career prior to the Nuremberg Trials and the Senate are to be found only in the scrapbooks of clippings found in Series IX. There is almost no personal material in the collection.
Restrictions on Access
There are no access restrictions to materials described in this finding aid with the following exceptions: Materials in fragile physical condition have been photocopied and the originals are restricted from public access. Use of motion picture film requires production of viewing copies.
From the Collection: 260.3 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English