Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Day 50 International Military Tribunal, Nuremberg (Set A)

Recorded Sound | Digitized | Accession Number: 2019.401 | RG Number: RG-91.2395

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Day 50 International Military Tribunal, Nuremberg (Set A)

    Overview

    Description
    Day 50 - Monday, February 4, 1946. French prosecutor makes the case on crimes committed in western countries. A Belgian witness speaks on crimes committed by Germans in Belgium. He is questioned by the German defense counsel. The French prosecutor Mr. Faure addresses crimes committed in France.
    Date
    1946 February 04
    Credit
    Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of the International Court of Justice

    Physical Details

    Language
    English French

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    You do not require further permission from the Museum to access this archival media.
    Copyright
    International Court of Justice
    Conditions on Use
    Researchers must obtain permission from the International Court of Justice to copy and use any of the sound and film recordings in this collection. Contact the Library of the Court at library@icj-cij.org.

    Keywords & Subjects

    Administrative Notes

    Recorded Sound Provenance
    The archives of the Nuremberg International Military Tribunal were entrusted to the International Court of Justice by a decision of the Tribunal on October 1, 1946. The archives were transported to the Peace Palace, where representatives of the Tribunal and the staff of the Court took delivery of them on March 14, 1950. The Nuremberg Archives consist of the films presented as evidence during the trial, written documents, and gramophone disc recordings of the hearings. The UN, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and the Memorial de la Shoah, cooperatively digitized the film, audio, and microfilm components of the Nuremberg Archives in an agreement signed in July 2017. The 4,370 digital transfers from the original 16" aluminum Presto Instantaneous Discs were received in two batches (December 2018 and September 2019).
    Recorded Sound Notes
    The United States Army Signal Corps produced two sets of verbatim audio recordings of the Nuremberg Trials outside of the courtroom in a studio. Set A (archived at the International Court of Justice in the Hague) consists of 1,942 double-sided black disc gramophone records with a cellulose trinitrate lacquer surface and aluminum core made by the Presto Recording Corporation. Set B (archived at the US National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, DC) consists of cardboard and aluminum gramophone discs. The two sets are not exact copies and generally stagger against each other, but sometimes have the same start or stop time corresponding to the beginning or end of a court session. The digitized and restored files made from Set A (ICJ) are much better quality than the files from Set B (NARA) which contain occasional audio distortion, especially at the beginning of a file, and skipping throughout.
    Recorded Sound Source
    International Court of Justice
    Mémorial de la Shoah, Centre de Documentation Juive Contemporaine
    File Number
    Source Archive Number: 985A
    Source Archive Number: 986A
    Source Archive Number: 987A
    Source Archive Number: 988A
    Source Archive Number: 989A
    Source Archive Number: 990A
    Source Archive Number: 991A
    Source Archive Number: 992A
    Source Archive Number: 993A
    Source Archive Number: 994A
    Source Archive Number: 995A
    Source Archive Number: 996A
    Source Archive Number: 997A
    Source Archive Number: 998A
    Source Archive Number: 999A
    Source Archive Number: 1000A
    Source Archive Number: 1001A
    Source Archive Number: 1002A
    Source Archive Number: 1003A
    Source Archive Number: 1004A
    Source Archive Number: 1005A
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 22:05:02
    This page:
    https:​/​/collections.ushmm.org​/search​/catalog​/irn713960

    Download & Licensing

    In-Person Research

    Contact Us