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John M. Steiner collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The papers and recordings of Dr. John Michael Steiner which include 1. correspondence, writings, transcripts and recorded interviews, questionnaires, printed material, and collected research materials documenting Steiner’s experiences during the Holocaust and his internment in several Nazi concentration camps, the immediate post-war years, and his career as a sociologist and a scholar who studied the Holocaust and its origins; 2. materials related to his interviews with former Nazis, in particular members of the SS and other Nazi officials, which include audio recordings, correspondence with interviewees and other scholars, original documents relating to a member of the Hitler Youth, original correspondence from Erich Ludendorff, and newsletters produced by Otto Strasser; and 3. extensive correspondence, writings, and research materials about the sociology of the Holocaust, including the social psychology of perpetrators and authoritarian personality traits, as well as materials related to Philip Zimbardo's "Stanford Prison Experiment," about which Steiner lectured and wrote.
Provenance
Ingmar Steiner donated the John M. Steiner collection to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2016.
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Oral history interview with Rudolf Aus den Ruthen

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.2 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0001


Oral history interview with J. Heim and Ingeborg Schreiber

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.3 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0002

Date
interview:  1985 July 12

Oral history interview with Christa Schroeder

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.4 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0003


Oral history interview with Artur Axmann

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.5 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0004


Oral history interview with Wolf-Dietrich Wolff

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.6 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0005


Oral history interview with Karl Wolff

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.7 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0006

Date
interview:  1975-1982

Oral history interview with Wilhelm Bittrich

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.8 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0007


Oral history interview with Karl Cerff

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.9 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0008


Oral history interview with Gunter d'Alquen

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.10 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0009

Date
interview:  1977 June 28
interview:  1982 March 13
interview:  1982 March 14

Oral history interview with Josef Erber

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.11 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0010

Date
interview:  1977 July 12

Oral history interview with Will Fey

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.12 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0011


Oral history interview with Josef Klehr

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.13 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0012

Date
interview:  1977 July 12

Oral history interview with Gottlieb Muzikant

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.14 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0013

Date
interview:  1977 July 12

Oral history interview with Herbert Taege

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.15 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0014


Oral history interview with Harald Von Saucken

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.16 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0015


Oral history interview with Gerhard Martin Sommer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.17 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0016

Date
interview:  1987 June 20

Oral history interview with Heinrich Ostrop

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.18 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0017

Date
interview:  2003 October 27

Oral history interview with Rochus Misch

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.19 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0018

Date
interview:  2003 August 22

Oral history interview with Alexander Dolezalek

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.20 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0019

Date
interview:  1989 July

Oral history interview with Werner Koeppen

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.21 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0020

Date
interview:  1989 July

Oral history interview with Max Wuenschue

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.22 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0021

Date
interview:  1989 July

Oral history interview with Baron Von Cornberg

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.23 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0022

Date
interview:  1989 July

Oral history interviews with Amalia Hoisl

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.24 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0023

Date
interview:  1997-1999

Round table discussion with John Steiner, Herbert Taege, and others

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.25 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0024


Radio interview with John M. Steiner

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.566.26 | RG Number: RG-50.593.0025

Date
interview:  1982 January 23
interview:  1983 September 30
interview:  1989 September 30
 
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