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Guide to the Peter Weiss Papers
||Peter Weiss Papers
||This collection contains the personal and professional papers of human rights attorney
Peter Weiss (1925- ). Born in Austria in 1925, Weiss moved to the U.S. in 1941 and
worked as a lawyer from 1955 to 2006. This collection contains materials related to
Weiss's professional career and his involvement in human rights issues. Materials
contained within this collection include notes, research materials, published and
unpublished works created between 1963 and 1993, personal and professional correspondence
written between the 1940s and the 1990s, travel itineraries, transcripts, and ephemera
related to Weiss's numerous speaking engagements.
||4.0 linear feet 4 boxes
||Materials are located at the Tamiment Library.
|Language of Materials note:
||Most materials are in English. Other materials are in Spanish, French, and Italian.