Norma Spector papers, 1947-2009.


Spector, Norma. Norma Spector papers, 1947-2009.

Norma Spector papers, 1947-2009.

Contains papers related to post-World War II Greek history and politics, 1940s-1970s: the Greek Civil war, concentration camps for left-wing activists, international human rights efforts on behalf of Greek political prisoners and union leaders, all the way to the Greek military dictatorship.

0.4 linear ft. (1 archival box)



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