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Donovan Nuremberg Trials Collection

Nuremberg trial transcripts and documents from the Collection of General William J. Donovan

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Volume 004
Subdivision "Subdivision 8 /Hitler"
Part Not applicable
Section 8.13
Title Extract from Hitler's Speech Concluding the Reichsparteitag, 3 Sept. 1933 Translation of Document 2584-PS / Office of U S. Chief of Counsel
Pages 1
Pages Supplemental None
Date 1933-09-03
Language English
Author Hitler; the translator is Gerard Schaefer, 2nd Lt. Inf., 01332102.
Witness Not applicable
Other Names Hitler
Other Dates None
Abstract This extract touches on the Nazi doctrine of the master race, specifically the right of the "higher race," as Hitler refers to it here, to subjugate a lower race and in so doing establish a "relationship which now embraces races of unequal value." This document is a typewritten copy on fragile, browning paper.
Keywords Higher race; Nazi ideology; Nazi racial theory