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Volume 003
Subdivision "Subdivision 7 / Nazi Party"
Part 1
Section 7.06(a)
Title OCC Brief / Section I. II: Acts Done in Carrying Out the Conspiracy / A. The Acquiring of Totalitarian Control of Germany: Political.
Pages 9
Pages Supplemental This document is paginated a-i.
Date Not dated
Language English
Author H. V. Atherton, Lt .
Witness Not applicable
Other Names Hitler; Ludendorff; Lossow; Seisser; Feder; Kahr; Frick; Pohner; Goering;Streicher; Rosenberg; Amann; Drexler; Goebbels; Ernst Rudolf Huber; Gerhart H. Seger; Terboven; Mussolini; Hindenburg; Papen
Other Dates 8 November 1923; 26 September 1925; May 1928; Sept 1930; July 1932; 10 November 1934; September 1931; 26 February 1931; 30 April 1928; 21 July 1945; 24 August 1931; 14 September 1930; 26 September 1931; 7 October 1929; 18 October 1929; December 1932; 22 August 1932; 26 August 1932; 2 September 1932; 21 March 1933
Abstract This section (a) of the Atherton brief recounts the background of the Nazi rise to power, beginning with the failed Munich Putsch of 8 November 1923 and including the various methods the NSDAP employed to gain seats in, and gradually assume control of, the Reichstag. This document is a typewritten copy.
Keywords Munich Putsch: SA (Sturmabteilungen): NSDAP: Mein Kampf