International War Crimes Tribunal Records,1967, 1970

Collection Number: 4285

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
International War Crimes Tribunal records, 1967, 1970.
Collection Number:
4285
Quantity:
2.4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Statements, correspondence, reports, testimonies, photographs.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Tribunal records include mimeographs, edited versions, and final drafts of testimonies, reports, opening and closing statements, and summaries of the Stockholm and Copenhagen sessions (1967); also, press releases, copies of correspondence, photographs, speeches, agendas, and statutes. In addition, there are materials pertaining to the National Liberation Front; reports of the Commission for the Denunciation of U.S. War Crimes in South Vietnam (1970); and reports, printed matter, and other materials concerning the International Commission of Enquiry into U.S. Crimes in Indochina.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

The International War Crimes Tribunal was sponsored by the Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation to provide a forum for testimony and evidence concerning the damaging effects of U.S. policy in Indochina.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Tribunal records include mimeographs, edited versions, and final drafts of testimonies, reports, opening and closing statements, and summaries of the Stockholm and Copenhagen sessions (1967); also, press releases, copies of correspondence, photographs, speeches, agendas, and statutes. In addition, there are materials pertaining to the National Liberation Front; reports of the Commission for the Denunciation of U.S. War Crimes in South Vietnam (1970); and reports, printed matter, and other materials concerning the International Commission of Enquiry into U.S. Crimes in Indochina.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Behar, Abraham.
Burchett, Wilfred G., 1911-
Caldwell, Malcolm.
Chaliand, Gérard, 1934-
Chesneaux, Jean.
Faulkner, Stanley.
Fourniau, Charles.
Gaulle, Charles de, 1890-1970.
Halimi, Gisèle.
Kais¸¯on Phomvih¯an.
Kolko, Gabriel.
Norodom Sihanouk, 1922-
Pic, Roger.
Riffaud, Madeleine.
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970.
Sartre, Jean Paul, 1905-
Thanh Savanvilay.
Thiounn Prasith.
Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation.
Commission for the Denunciation of U.S. War Crimes in South Vietnam.
International Commission of Enquiry into U.S. Crimes in Indochina.
Mat trân dân tôc gi?ai phóng mi`ên nam Viêt Nam.
Vietnam (Democratic Republic).?Uy ban di`êu tra tôi ác chi ´ên tranh c?ua d`ê qu´ôc M~y ?o´ Viêt-Nam.
Vietnam (Provisional Revolutionary Government, 1969-1975)

Titles:
Against the crime of silence: proceedings of the Russell International War Crimes Tribunal.

Subjects:
Biological warfare.
Prisoners of war.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975--Atrocities.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975--Chemical warfare.
War crimes.
War (International law)
War--Protection of civilians.

Places:
Cambodia.
Laos.
Thailand.

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.
Testimonies.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
International War Crimes Tribunal records, #4285. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
I. International War Crimes Tribunal - The Evidence of Stockholm, 1967
Box 1 Folder 1
Editor's Preface. Duffett, John.
Box 1 Folder 1
Inaugural Statement. Sartre, Jean Paul.
Box 1 Folder 1
Inaugural Statement to the First Tribunal Session. Russell, Bertrand.
Box 1 Folder 2
Correspondence with heads of state. Gaulle, Charles de; Sartre, Jean Paul.
Box 1 Folder 3
"Trial of Japanese War Criminals - Tokoyo 1946-1948 ," testimony by Jean Chesneaux. Chesneaux, Jean.
Box 1 Folder 4-6
"Summary of Historical Report." Kolko, Gabriel.
Box 1 Folder 7
"American Intervention in Vietnam - 1954-1964 ," testimony by Jean Chesneaux. Chesneaux, Jean.
Box 1 Folder 8
"Historical Report on U.S. Aggression in Vietnam - 1964-1967 ," testimony by Charles Fourniau. Fourniau, Charles.
Box 1 Folder 9-10
"International Law and the Military Draft," testimony by Stanley Faulkner. Faulkner, Stanley.
Box 1 Folder 11
"Summary of a Juridical Report," by Samuel Rosenwein. Rosenwein, Samuel.
Box 1 Folder 12
"Judicial Report of Aggression in Vietnam," testimony by the Japanese Legal Committee. Japan Committee for the Investigation of U.S. War Crimes in Vietnam.
Box 1 Folder 13
"Report from Cambodia," testimony by Bernard Couret. Couret, Bernard.
Box 1 Folder 14
"Report from Cambodia and North Vietnam," testimony by Tarig Ali. Ali, Tarig.
Box 1 Folder 15
"On Cambodia," testimony by Mme. Rena Kahn. Kahn, Rena.
Box 1 Folder 16
"Testimony on Cambodia," by Wilfred Burchett, Burchett, Wilfred G.
Box 1 Folder 17
"Questioning of a Khmer Mercenary." Kahn, M. Francis.
Box 1 Folder 18-19
"Extracts from a Summary Report on the Bombing of the Civil Population in the North," testimony by Abraham Behar, M.D. Behar, Abraham.
Box 1 Folder 20
"Non-Military Targets and Methods of Attack," testimony by Y. Ishijima. Ishijima, Y.
Box 1 Folder 21
"Bombardment of Civilians in North Vietnam," testimony by John Takman, M.D. and Axel Hojer, M.D. Hojer, Axel; Takman, John.
Box 1 Folder 22
"American Bombing in North Vietnam," testimony by Jean Michel Krivine, M.D. Krivine, Jean Michel.
Box 1 Folder 23
"On the Destruction of the Leprosarium of Quinh Lap," testimony by M. Francis Kahn. Kahn, M. Francis.
Box 1 Folder 24
"Report on Civilian Bombardment," testimony by Professor S. Kugai. Kugai, S.
Box 1 Folder 25
"Report from North and South Vietnam," testimony by Marta Rojas. Rojas, Martha.
Box 1 Folder 26
"Extracts from the Testimony of Alejo Carpentier." Carpentier, Alejo.
Box 1 Folder 27
"Investigations of U.S. War Crimes in Vietnam," testimony by Lawrence Daly. Daly, Lawrence.
Box 1 Folder 28
"Report on Bombing of North Vietnam," testimony by Charles Cobb and Julius Lester. Birnstingl, Martin; Cobb, Charles; Lester, Julius.
Box 1 Folder 29
"Effects of the Aggression Against the DRV on Public Health," testimony by Roberto Guerra, M.D. Guerra, Roberto.
Box 1 Folder 30
"Testimony and Medical Report of Vietnamese Victims."
Box 1 Folder 31
"Examinations of Wounded from U.S.Bombing," testimony by Henrik Fross, M.D. Fross, Henrik.
Box 1 Folder 32
"Report on the Destruction of Dikes: Holland 1944-1945 and Korea 1953 ," testimony by Professor Gabriel Kolko. Kolko, Gabriel.
Box 1 Folder 33
"Significance of the Destruction of Dikes in North Vietnam," testimony by Professor Fujio Yamazaki. Yamazaki, Fujio.
Box 1 Folder 34
"Some Facts on Bombing of Dikes," testimony by Professor Makato Kandachi. Kandachi, Makato.
Box 1 Folder 35
"Bombing of Dikes and Irrigation Systems in the DRV," testimony by Tsetsure Tsurushima. Tsurushima, Tsetsure.
Box 1 Folder 36
"On the Law of Land Warfare," testimony by Frank Pestana. Pestana, Frank.
Box 1 Folder 37
"Extracts from 'Fundamentals of Aerospace Weapons Sysytems'"
Box 1 Folder 38
"Technical Aspects of Fragmentation Bombs," testimony by Jean Pierre Vigier, M.D. Vigier, Jean Pierre.
Box 1 Folder 39
"Combined Report on Anti-Personnel Bombs," testimony by Members of the Japanese Scientific Committee. Japan Committee for the Investigation of U.S. War Crimes in Vietnam.
Box 1 Folder 40
"Effects of Anti-Personnel Bombs on the Human Body," testimony by F. Mazas and J. Zucman. Mazas, F.; Zucman, J.
Box 1 Folder 41
"Statement on the Pentagon's Denial of the Use of CBUs," by Vladimir Dedijer. Dedijer, Vladimir.
Box 1 Folder 42
"Report from North Vietnam on Civil Bombardment," testimony by J.B. Nielands.
Box 1 Folder 43
"The Bombing of Dai Lai," testimony by Gerard Chaliand. Chaliand, Gerard.
Box 1 Folder 44
"Verdict of the Stockholm Session."
Box 1 Folder 44
"Closing Address to the Stockholm Session," by Bertrand Russell. Russell, Bertrand.
II. International War Crimes Tribunal - The Evidence of Copenhagen, 1967
Box 1 Folder 45
"Opening Statement to the Second Tribunal Session," by Bertrand Russell. Russell, Bertrand.
Box 1 Folder 45
"Opening Address to the Second Session," by Jean Paul Sartre. Sartre, Jean Paul.
Box 1 Folder 45
"Greetings to the Tribunal from American Supporters," address by Carl Oglesby. Oglesby, Carl.
Box 1 Folder 46
"Report on the Law of War," testimony by Yves Jouffa. Jouffa, Yves.
Box 1 Folder 47
"Incendiary Weapons, Poision Gas, Defoliants Used in Vietnam," testimony by Abraham Behar, M.D. Behar, Abraham.
Box 1 Folder 48
"On Chemical and Biological Warfare in Vietnam," testimony by Alexander Minkowski, M.D. Minkowski, M.D.
Box 1 Folder 49
"Report of the Sub-Committee on Chemical Warfare in Vietnam." Lederer, Edgar.
Box 1 Folder 50
"Extracts from a Report on Agricultural Chemicals Used in Vietnam," testimony by the Japanese Scientific Committee. Japan Committee for the Investigatio of U.S. War Crimes in Vietnam.
Box 1 Folder 51
"Patterns of Bombing Civilans in the North," testimony by Wilfred Burchett. Burchett, Wilfred G.
Box 1 Folder 52
"Escalating Bombardment of North Vietnamese Cities," testimony by Antonello Trombadori. Trambadori, Antonello.
Box 1 Folder 53
"Judicial Report on the Treatment of War Prisoners and Civilians," testimony by Solange Bouvier Ajam. Ajam, Sloange Bouvier.
Box 1 Folder 54
"Testimony and Questioning of David Kenneth Tuck." Tuck, David Kenneth.
Box 1 Folder 55
"Testimony and Questioning of Peter Martinsen." Martinsen, Peter.
Box 1 Folder 56-58
"Testimony and Questioning of Donald Duncan." Duncan, Donald.
Box 1 Folder 59-60
"Report of the Commission of Inquiey to the United States," testimony by Gisele Halimi. Halimi, Gisele.
Box 1 Folder 61
"Study on the Erosion of Moral Constraint in the Vietnam War," testimony complied by Clergy and Laymen concerned about Vietnam. Clergy and Laymen concerned about Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 1
"A Doctor Reports from South Vietnam," testimony by Erich Wullf. Wullf, Erich.
Box 2 Folder 2
"Report on American Conduct of the War in the South," testimony by Jean Bertolino. Bertolino, Jean.
Box 2 Folder 3
"On Treatment of Civilians," testimony by Joris Ivens and Marceline Loridon. Ivens, Joris; Loridon, Marceline.
Box 2 Folder 4
"On the Treatment of Women and Children in the South," testimony by Madeleine Riffaud. Riffaud, Madeleine.
Box 2 Folder 5
"Imprsionment and Torture of Political Prisioners," testimony by Pham Thi Yen. Pham Thi Yen.
Box 2 Folder 6-7
"Depositions Taken Concerning South Vietnam," from testimony by Hugh Manes. Manes, Hugh.
Box 2 Folder 8
"Report of the Seventh Inquiry Commission Concerning the Zones in the South under NLF Control," testimony by Roger Pic. Pic, Roger.
Box 2 Folder 9
"Summary Report on Complicity of Thailand and the Philippines," from testimony by Charles Fourniau. Fourniau, Charles.
Box 2 Folder 10
"Complicity of Thailand in the U.S. Aggression," testimony of the Japanese Commission. Japan Committee for the Investigation of U.S. War Crimes in Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 11-12
"Combined Report on the Complicity of Japan in the Vietnam War," testimony by the Japanese Committee. Japan Committee for the Investigation of U.S. War Crimes in Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 13
"The United States and Laos," testimony by Wilfred Burchett. Burchett, Wilfred G.
Box 2 Folder 14
"U.S. Actions against Laos," testimony by Lt. Guillermo Frank Llanes. Llanes, Guillermo Frank.
Box 2 Folder 15
"On Genecide," by Jean Paul Sartre. Sartre, Jean Paul.
Box 2 Folder 16
"Summation on Genocide," by Lelio Basso. Basso, Lelio.
Box 2 Folder 17
"Summary and Verdict of the Second Session."
Box 2 Folder 17
"Appeal to American and World Opinion," read by Dave Dellinger.
Box 2 Folder 17
"Bertrand Russell's Final Address to the Tribunal, Copenhagen, Dec. 1967 ." Russell, Bertrand.
III. Miscellaneous Materials relating to the International War Crimes Tribunal
Box 2 Folder 18
Miscellaneous Vietnamese sources.
Box 2 Folder 19
National Liberation Front statements and testimony. National Liberation Front.
Box 2 Folder 20
National Liberation Front reports. National Liberation Front.
Box 2 Folder 21-22
Reports of the Commission for the Denunciation of U.S. War Crimes in South Vietnam.. Commission for the Denunciation of U.S. War Crimes in South Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 23
Report by Dr. Pam Ngoc Thach. Pham Ngoc Thanch.
Box 2 Folder 24-25
Press releases.
Box 2 Folder 26
Miscellaneous statements and speeches regarding the Russell War Crimes Tribunal.
Box 2 Folder 27
Agendas, statutes, and other materials pertaining to the Tribunal.
Box 2 Folder 28
Reports on genocide. Aybar, Mehmet Ali; Matarasso, L.; Alvarez Tabio, Fernando.
Box 2 Folder 29
Testimonies and reports not appearing in Against the Crime of Silence: Proceedings of the Russell International War Crimes Tribunal. Caldwell, Malcom; Lacostw, Yves.
Box 2 Folder 30
Testimonies and reports not appearing in Against the Crime of Silence: Proceedings of the Russell International War Crimes Tribunal. Ilkon, Paik; Matarasso, L.
Box 2 Folder 31
Testimonies and reports by individuals for whom other reports appear in Against the Crime of Silence. Burchett, Wilfred G.; Pic, Roger.
Box 2 Folder 32
Testimonies and reports by individulas for whom other reports appear in Against the Crime of Silence. Cini, Marcello; Halimi, Gisele; Kahn, M. Francis; Llanes, Guillermo Frank.
Box 2 Folder 33
Japanese evidence (see alos various testimonies in Against the Crime of Silence). Funazaki, Zenzaburo; Yoshizawa, Hiroki; Nagoya People's Tribunal; Tokyo Tribunal.
Box 2 Folder 34
Japanese evidence (see also various testimonies in Against the Crime of Silence). Shibata Shingo.
Box 2 Folder 35
Cambodian evidence. Thiounn Prasith; Norodom Sihanouk, Prince.
Box 2 Folder 36
Laos. Kaysone Phomvihane; Thanh Savanvilay.
IV. International Commission of Enquiry into U.S. Crimes in Indo china - Stockholm, 1970
Box 2 Folder 37
Materials from "Republic of South Vietnam." Provisional Revolutionary Governemnt of South Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 38
Democratic Republic of Vietnam materials. Provisional Revolutionary Government of South Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 39
Reports from Western sources. Frank, Hans Goran; Poltorak, Arkady; Provisional Revolutionary Governemnt of South Vietnam.
Box 2 Folder 40
Published materials. Provisional Revolutionary Governemnt of South Vietnam.
V. Photographs
Box 3
Prints and negatives taken during the International War Crimes Tribunal.