12/16/1952
Date:
1952/12/16
Container:
Box 2 Folder 6
Description:
Letter from Harold C. Urey, a chemist, to Judge Irving Kaufman, the judge who presided over the Rosenberg trial.
Summary:
Urey questions the fitness of the verdict by bringing up several points that seem to him to cast doubt on it. He strongly protests the death sentence issued to them, however, even if the verdict was correct, because the Greenglasses both received extremely mild sentences, even though they both confessed.
Associated Personal Entities:
Greenglass, David, 1922-
Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-1981
Associated Subjects:
Capital punishment
Capital punishment--United States.
Rosenberg, Ethel, 1915-1953 – Trials, litigation, etc.
Rosenberg, Julius, 1918-1953 – Trials, litigation, etc.
Keywords:
Rosenberg Letters
1952
December
Rosenberg Letters<br>