Historians Ask for Release of Rosenberg Records.
This week, the American Historical Association, GWU's National Security Archive, the American Society for Legal History, and the Society of American Archivists sought the release of grand jury records from the 1951 indictment of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg. Convicted of espionage, the Rosenbergs were executed in 1953. For further details, go here. For a NOVA interview with Michael and Robert Meeropol, sons of the Rosenbergs, go here.