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Frank Wallis World War II papers

Webster MS-317
 Collection
Identifier: MS-317
The papers contain a handwritten diary, with transcription, describing Wallis' work as a prosecutor for the American case at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials as well as orders and commendations related to his military service and some documents related to the trial. Of note are the many photographs Wallis took throughout his travel and stay in Europe which include Berchtesgarden, Dachau Concentration Camp and the Nuremberg Trials.

Dates

  • 1942 - 1946

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.75 linear ft. (2 boxes)

Overview

Frank Brower Wallis (1903-1982), lawyer. Dartmouth College Class of 1925. The collection contains the handwritten diary of his work as a prosecutor for the American case at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Includes typescripts of the diary, official papers relating to his military service, copies of documents relating to the trials, and photographs of England, Germany, Belgium and France in 1946. The latter includes a series of photographs of Nuremberg, the trials, Dachau Concentration Camp, and Berchtesgaden.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA