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Frances Shea letters

MS-386
 Collection
Identifier: MS-386
The collection contains letters written by Francis M. Shea to his wife while he was Assistant Attorney General (1942-1945) and during his tenure as associate counsel prosecuting the Nuremberg war crimes trials. The letters describe the organization of the trials as well as the physical setting and includes information on other members of the Allies prosecuting team as well as defendants.

Dates

  • 1942 - 1947

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Francis Michael Shea (1905-1989, Assistant Attorney General. Dartmouth College Class of 1925. The collection contains letters written to his wife while he was Assistant Attorney General (1942-1945) and during his tenure as associate counsel prosecuting the Nuremberg war crimes trials.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA