Dana I. Alvi -
P. O. Box 3206
& Fax 310 - 829 -1527 Santa Monica,
August 1, 1998
Ms. Krystyna Olesky
Panstwowe Museum w Oswiecimiu
32 603 Oswiecim
ref: Ldz. 854 - 81/98 9568
Dear Ms. Olesky,
This is written on behalf of the
historian, Mr. David Irving.
We are informed that the Museum has
Mr. Irving access to its
archives and to film a documentary by
This action is curious and
We are aware that the Museum has
allowed individuals and organizations from
various countries to research and to film.
A letter to us stating the
rationale for your prejudicial decision
against Mr. Irving would be
It is hoped, however, that upon
reasonable reflection and respect for
scholarly inquiry, the ban will be lifted
with all professional courtesy to Mr.
Irving to facilitate his work.