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HOLLIS 12831685

Ingeborg Kalnoky collection of Nuremberg Guest House papers

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: HOLLIS 12831685
Repository: Harvard Law School Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Ingeborg Kalnoky
Title: Collection of Nuremberg Guest House papers, 1946-1948
Date(s): 1946-1948
Date(s): 1945 - 1996.
Date(s): 1900-1903.
Quantity: 1 boxes (.4 linear feet.)
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Ingeborg Kalnoky oversaw a guest house established to provide accommodations for witnesses involved in the Nuremberg Trials. The material includes correspondence she received from witnesses, U.S. Army documents, articles and several photos.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

This collection was donated by Kalnoky's daughter, Eleonora M. Kalnoky Bongiovanni in January 2011.

Processing Information:

Processed by Edwin Moloy, June 2011.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to these papers is governed by the rules and regulations of the Harvard Law School Library. This collection is open to the public, but is housed off-site at Harvard Depository and requires 2 business-day advance notice for retrieval. Consult the Historical and Special Collections staff for further information.

Conditions Governing Use:

The Harvard Law School Library holds copyright on some, but not all, of the material in our collections. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be directed to the Historical and Special Collections staff. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Harvard Law School Library are also responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations who hold copyright.

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Scope and Contents

Countess Ingeborg Kalnoky supervised a guest house established by the allies to accommodate witnesses involved in the Nuremberg trials. She served in this position from 1945 to 1947. Most of the materials in this collection date from this time, though there are some letters from the 1970s and 1996. Documents include correspondence to Kalnoky from witnesses who stayed at the guest house, a draft of her memoir, The Guest House: A Nuremberg memoir of Countess Kalnoky, photocopies and photostats of the guest house registry book, newspaper clippings, several photographs and ephmemera.


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