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Series Description

box 1

Biographical File, 1918-1944.

Scope and Content Note

Certificate, clippings, curriculum vitae, German diplomatic visa, invitations, property records, and visiting cards documenting the life and career of Karol Poznanski, arranged alphabetically by physical form
box 1

Memoirs, 1939 August-October

box 1-2

Correspondence, 1929-1970.

Scope and Content Note

Letters arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent
box 2-3

Speeches and Writings, 1929-1951.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, broadcasts, essays relating to Poznanski's consular as well as instructor's career in the diplomatic service and as contributor to Radio Free Europe, arranged chronologically by title
box 3-4

Conventions and Treaties, 1818-1933.

Scope and Content Note

Agreements, conventions, and treaties signed by Poland with Poznanski's contribution, arranged alphabetically by physical form and therein by country. Includes material relating to Polish law in general
box 4-7

Subject File, 1929-1975.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, correspondence, decrees, lists, memoranda, reports, speeches, will, arranged alphabetically by subject
box 7-8

Printed Matter, 1923-1974.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, bulletins, pamphlets, periodicals, arranged alphabetically by title
box 9

Photographs, 1920-1940.

Scope and Content Note

69 prints depicting individuals and events relating to Poland's diplomacy during the inter-war period

Container List

Box 1

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1918-1944

Box/Folder 1 : 1

Certificate of professional advancement, 1924

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Clippings, 1918-1929

Box/Folder 1 : 3

Curriculum vitae, n.d.

Box/Folder 1 : 4

German diplomatic visa, 1934

Box/Folder 1 : 5

Invitations, 1931-1939.

Note

See also CORRESPONDENCE/General/Consular invitations
Box/Folder 1 : 6

Personal property record, 1928-1944

Box/Folder 1 : 7

Visiting cards, 1930s

Box/Folder 1 : 8

MEMOIRS, 1939 August-October.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeographed copy
 

CORRESPONDENCE, 1929-1970

 

General

 

General

Box/Folder 1 : 9

1929

Box/Folder 1 : 10

1931

Box/Folder 1 : 11

1932

Box/Folder 1 : 12

1933

Box/Folder 1 : 13

1934

Box/Folder 1 : 14

1935

Box/Folder 1 : 15

1936

Box/Folder 1 : 16

1938

Box/Folder 1 : 17

1945

Box/Folder 1 : 18

1948

Box/Folder 1 : 19

1954

Box/Folder 1 : 20

1963

Box/Folder 1 : 21

1969

Box/Folder 1 : 22

1970

Box 2

Consular invitations

Box/Folder 2 : 1

1934

Box/Folder 2 : 2

1937

Box/Folder 2 : 3

1938

Box/Folder 2 : 4

1939

Box/Folder 2 : 5

1940

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Cecil, Robert, Lord, 1933

Box/Folder 2 : 7

Czarnecki, Zygmunt, 1966

Box/Folder 2 : 8

Iranek-Osmecki, K. 1969

Box/Folder 2 : 9

Mackiewicz, Jozef, 1969

Box/Folder 2 : 10

Malinowski, T., 1967

Box/Folder 2 : 11

Nowak, Jan, 1956 and 1968

Box/Folder 2 : 12

Raczkiewicz, Wladyslaw, 1930, 1963

Box/Folder 2 : 13

Raczynski, Edward, 1970

Box/Folder 2 : 14

Sabbat, Kazimierz, 1969

Box/Folder 2 : 15

Sikorska, Helena, 1969

Box/Folder 2 : 16

Sosnkowski, Kazimierz, 1967.

Note

See also SUBJECT FILE
Box/Folder 2 : 17

Szkola Nauk Politycznych I Spolecznych, 1951-1957

Box/Folder 2 : 18

Wieniawa-Dlugoszowski, Boleslaw, 1939-1940

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1929-1951

Box/Folder 2 : 19

General, 1936-1945

 

Broadcasts for Radio Free Europe, n.d.

Box/Folder 2 : 20

Nos. 1-25

Box/Folder 2 : 21

Nos. 26-50

Box/Folder 2 : 22

Nos. 51-75

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Nos. 76-109

Box/Folder 3 : 2

"Administracja Konsulatow," 1929.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 3 : 3

"Polskie Konwencje Konsularne," 1931.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 3 : 4

"Szkola Nauk Politycznych," 1950-1951.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

CONVENTIONS AND TREATIES, 1818-1933

 

General - Polish laws

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Association law, 1932

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Citizenship acts of 1920, 1951, 1962

Box/Folder 3 : 7

Citizenship and property law of persons of Jewish origin in pre-war Poland

 

Consular law

Box/Folder 3 : 8

General

Box/Folder 3 : 9

Interaction of Polish consular agencies and diplomatic representatives, 1933

Box/Folder 3 : 10

Emigration law, 1933

Box/Folder 3 : 11

Inheritance law, 1924 and 1943

Box/Folder 3 : 12

Nationalization decrees and orders, Warsaw, 1946

Box/Folder 3 : 13

New codes of law, 1937

Box/Folder 3 : 14

Property law, 1818 and 1825

 

Agreements

 

Germany

Box/Folder 3 : 15

Countries allied against, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 16

Soviet Union, 1925 October 12

Box/Folder 3 : 17

Czechoslovakia, 1922 - Legal affairs

 

Great Britain

Box/Folder 3 : 18

Prudential Assurance Company - Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego, 1936-1957

Box/Folder 3 : 19

Trade, 1935

Box/Folder 4

Conventions

 

France

Box/Folder 4 : 1

General, 1925

Box/Folder 4 : 2

Emigration and immigration, 1920

Box/Folder 4 : 3

Nationality and naturalization issues, 1927

 

Gdansk (Danzig)

Box/Folder 4 : 4

General, 1920

Box/Folder 4 : 5

Freedom of transit, 1921

 

League of Nations - Treatment of foreigners, 1929-1930

 

General

Box/Folder 4 : 6

Communiqués and notes

Box/Folder 4 : 7

Correspondence

Box/Folder 4 : 8

Industrial production taxation system

Box/Folder 4 : 9

Soviet Union, 1924

 

Treaties

 

Soviet Union and Ukraine

 

Peace

Box/Folder 4 : 10

Preliminary talks report, 1920

Box/Folder 4 : 11

Text, 1921

Box/Folder 4 : 12

Repatriation, 1920

 

Turkey

Box/Folder 4 : 13

1923

Box/Folder 4 : 14

1928

Box 4-7

SUBJECT FILE, 1929-1975

Box/Folder 4 : 15

General, 1931-1965

Box/Folder 4 : 16

Amnesty - Poland, 1956

Box/Folder 4 : 17

Brzezinski, Zbigniew. Speech to the Congress of Polish Scholars, Scientists, Writers and Artists, 1975

Box/Folder 4 : 18

Budget - Poland, 1953.

Scope and Content Note

Includes references to Skarb Narodowy (National Treasury)
Box/Folder 4 : 19

Cassino (Italy), Battle of 1944 - 10th anniversary, 1954

 

Cultural property - Repatriation - Poland.

Scope and Content Note

Material relating to the royal sword
Box/Folder 4 : 20

1951

Box/Folder 4 : 21

1957

Box/Folder 4 : 22

1958

 

1959

Box/Folder 4 : 23

General

Box/Folder 4 : 24

Clippings

Box/Folder 4 : 25

1960

 

1961

Box/Folder 4 : 26

General

Box/Folder 4 : 27

Clippings

Box/Folder 5 : 1

1962

 

1963

Box/Folder 5 : 2

General

Box/Folder 5 : 3

Clippings

Box/Folder 5 : 4

Danina Polska, 1954-1957

Box/Folder 5 : 5

Great Britain - Representatives of foreign states and Commonwealth countries in London. Lists, 1950-1954

Box/Folder 5 : 6

Hlond, August, Cardinal

Box/Folder 5 : 7

Hochberg, Alexander, Count, 1959-1965

Box/Folder 5 : 8

Hochhuth, Rolf. Clippings on his play "Soldiers," 1967

Box/Folder 5 : 9

Komisja do Rozpatrzenia Spraw Lacznosci z Krajem, 1956

 

Komitet Obywatelski Pomocy Uchodzcom Polskim (Polish Citizens Committee for Refugees)

 

General

Box/Folder 5 : 10

General, 1966

Box/Folder 5 : 11

Clippings, 1964

Box/Folder 5 : 12

Dobek, Czeslaw vs. Kultura, 1964-1966

Box/Folder 5 : 13

Kon, Adolf

Box/Folder 5 : 14

Konferencja Ekonomiczna w Sprawach Krajowych, London, 1964

Box/Folder 5 : 15

Misiak Trial, n.d.

Box/Folder 5 : 16

Nowak-Jezioranski, Jan. Farewell speech to Radio Free Europe listeners, 1975

Box/Folder 5 : 17

Nowakowski, Tadeusz, 1969

Box/Folder 5 : 18

Poland. Komisja do Spraw Lacznosci z Krajem, 1956

 

Poland. Komisja Prac Ustawodawczych przy Ministerstwie Sprawiedliwosci.

Box/Folder 5 : 19

Courts of Justice, 1944

Box/Folder 5 : 20

State security laws, 1934-1944(?)

Box/Folder 5 : 21

Poland. Ministerstwo Spraw Wewnetrznych (Ministry of Interior). Reports from occupied Poland, 1941.

Note

See also Stanczyk, Jan

Scope and Content Note

Includes references to Warsaw Ghetto and Auschwitz.
 

Poland. Ministerstwo Spraw Zagranicznych (Ministry of Foreign Afairs)

Box/Folder 5 : 22

Desertion of Jewish soldiers from the Polish Army in Great Britain, 1944

Box/Folder 5 : 23

Minister. Speech, 1953

Box/Folder 5 : 24

Poles abroad - Government policy, 1932-1945

Box/Folder 6 : 1

Poland. Ministerstwo Sprawiedliwosci (Ministry of Justice). Annual report, 1943

Box/Folder 6 : 2

Poland. Premier, 1956

Box/Folder 6 : 3

Poland. Prezydent. Decree on de-legalization of German laws in occupied Poland, 1939-1944

 

Poles

 

France

Box/Folder 6 : 4

1931

Box/Folder 6 : 5

1932-1934

 

Great Britain

Box/Folder 6 : 6

General, 1969

Box/Folder 6 : 7

Mental patients, 1949

Box/Folder 6 : 8

Personal estates, 1946

 

Polski Osrodek Spoleczno Kulturalny w Londynie

Box/Folder 6 : 9

1960-1962

Box/Folder 6 : 10

1963-1964

Box/Folder 6 : 11

1965

Box/Folder 6 : 12

1966

 

1967

Box/Folder 6 : 13

General

Box/Folder 6 : 14

Clippings

Box/Folder 6 : 15

Stowarzyszenie Lotnikow Polskich, 1954

Box/Folder 6 : 16

Theater, 1969

Box/Folder 6 : 17

Zrzeszenie Polonii Brytyjskiej, 1961-1967

Box/Folder 6 : 18

Refugees - United Nations ordinance, 1946

 

Rzeczpospolita Polska (Government-in-exile)

 

Diplomatic network in Great Britain - Closing of operations in 1945

 

General

Box/Folder 6 : 19

Correspondence

Box/Folder 6 : 20

Memoranda

Box/Folder 6 : 21

Printed matter - For Freedom and Independence of Poland, January 1st, 1946 - January 1st, 1947

Box/Folder 6 : 22

Talks with the British

Box 7

Foreign service

Box/Folder 7 : 1

Cadre training, 1942-1943

 

Network

Box/Folder 7 : 2

1929, including in City of Gdansk

Box/Folder 7 : 3

1945

Box/Folder 7 : 4

Sosnkowski, Kazimierz. Last will, 1943 November 3, opened in 1969

Box/Folder 7 : 5

Stanczyk, Jan. Speech to the Anglo-Palestinian Club on the situation of Jews in Poland and in the Warsaw Ghetto in particular, 1941 April 20

Box/Folder 7 : 6

Ussas, Bronislaw Matveievich, Trial of, 1925

Box/Folder 7 : 7

Warsaw Uprising, 1944

 

World War, 1939-1945

Box/Folder 7 : 8

German compensations. Clippings, 1961

Box/Folder 7 : 9

Invasion of Poland, September 1939 - First anniversary in Poland's underground press, 1940

Box/Folder 7 : 10

Refugees from Belgium and the Netherlands in Great Britain, 1940

 

Repatriation

Box/Folder 7 : 11

General, 1932-1945

Box/Folder 7 : 12

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Commission, 1944

Box/Folder 7 : 13

Wyszynski, Stefan, Primate

 

PRINTED MATTER, 1923-1974

Box/Folder 7 : 14

General. Clippings, 1939-1970

Box/Folder 7 : 15

Conférence internationale pour le traitement des étrangers, Paris, 5 novembre - 5 décembre, 1929, Brussels, 1930 (with personal dedication by the author C. R. Pusta, Estonian Ambassador to France, to Karol Poznanski)

Box/Folder 7 : 16

Diariusz Rady Narodowej Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej, Warsaw, 1953

Box/Folder 7 : 17

Dziennik Praw, Warsaw, 1918

 

Dziennik Ustaw Polskiej Rzeczypospolitej Ludowej, Warszawa

Box/Folder 7 : 18

1945

Box/Folder 7 : 19

1953

 

Dziennik Ustaw Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej, London. Most issues with references to Poland's consular affairs

Box/Folder 7 : 20

1923

Box/Folder 7 : 21

1926.

Scope and Content Note

Includes text of consular conventions between Poland and Latvia and Soviet Union from 1924
Box/Folder 7 : 22

1928

Box/Folder 7 : 23

1931

Box/Folder 7 : 24

1940

Box/Folder 7 : 25

1941

Box/Folder 7 : 26

1945

Box/Folder 7 : 27

1949

Box/Folder 7 : 28

1950

Box/Folder 7 : 29

1951

Box/Folder 7 : 30

1952

Box/Folder 7 : 31

Fakty i Dokumenty Chwili, 1943 March 19

Box/Folder 8 : 1

Hasla Rejestratury Ministerstwa Spraw Zagranicznych, 1933

Box/Folder 8 : 2

Instytut Jozefa Pilsudskiego: Komunikat, no. 72, 1966

Box/Folder 8 : 3

International Economic Conference, Genoa: List of Member Delegations, 1920s(?)

Box/Folder 8 : 4

Kalendarz Komitetu Budowy Muzeum Narodowego w Krakowie, 1939

Box/Folder 8 : 5

Kolo Opieki nad Akademikiem Polskim Zagranica, Warsaw, 1931

Box/Folder 8 : 6

Listy do Polakow, New Britain, United States, 1974

Box/Folder 8 : 7

Listy z Londynu, London, 1945

Box/Folder 8 : 8

Ministerstwo Pracy i Opieki Spolecznej: Dzial Rekonstrukcji Socjalnej: Biuletyn Informacyjny, 1945

Box/Folder 8 : 9

Na Antenie: Mowi Rozglosnia Polska Radia Wolna Europa, 1963

Box/Folder 8 : 10

Obywatelstwo Panstwa Polskiego: Systematyczny Zbior Przepisow Prawnych Dotyczacych Nabycia i Utraty Obywatelstwa Polskiego, 1938

Box/Folder 8 : 11

Ostatnia Reforma Amerykanskiej Sluzby Zagranicznej, by S. Gruszka, New York, 1927

Box/Folder 8 : 12

Polak we Francji, 1927

Box/Folder 8 : 13

Political Future of Germany, 1944

Box/Folder 8 : 14

Polska a Protokul w Sprawie Pokojowego Rozwiazywania Sporow Miedzynarodowych: Mowy Ministra Spraw Zagranicznych Dra. Al. Skrzynskiego, Wrzesien-Listopad 1924 , 1924

Box/Folder 8 : 15

Polska i Zagranica, 1945

Box/Folder 8 : 16

Polskie Prawo Prywatne, by Roman Kuratowski, 1942

Box/Folder 8 : 17

Polskie Stowarzyszenie Bylych Sowieckich Wiezniow Politycznych: Biuletyn Informacyjny, London, 1953

Box/Folder 8 : 18

Prawo Malzenskie. Dekret z dnia 25 wrzesnia 1945 I Przepisy Wprowadzajace Prawo Malzesnkie. Dekret z dnia 25 Wrzesnia 1945. Z komentarzem , n.d.

Box/Folder 8 : 19

Remember the Warsaw Ghetto, London, 1944(?).

Scope and Content Note

Brochure issued by the Federation of Polish Jews in Great Britain
Box/Folder 8 : 20

Samopomoc Lotnicza, London, 1945

Box/Folder 8 : 21

Skrzydla: Wiadomosci ze Swiata, 1967

Box/Folder 8 : 22

Sprawy Polskie, 1948

Box/Folder 8 : 23

Trybuna: Niepodleglosc i Demokracja, London, 1946

Box/Folder 8 : 24

Wiadomosci Zydowskie, London, 1941

Box/Folder 8 : 25

Wiedza i Praca: Biuletyn Informacyjny Komitetu Spolecznego Organizacji Zawodowych, 1946

Box/Folder 8 : 26

Wojsko i Niepodleglosc, 1940

Box/Folder 8 : 27

Zbior Dokumentow, 1934 October.

Scope and Content Note

Includes texts of non-agression treaties with Estonia, Latvia and Finland signed by the Soviet Union in 1934
Box/Folder 8 : 28

Zbior Oswiadczen i Materialow w Sprawach Surowcowo-Kolonialnych: Tekst francuski niektorych enincjacji Polskich, 1937

Box 9

PHOTOGRAPHS, 1920-1940

Box/Folder 9 : 1

2 prints depicting individuals and gatherings during Karol Poznanski's diplomatic service in Great Britain (christening of Grom in Dover?), 1930s

Box/Folder 9 : 2

5 prints depicting various individuals or circumstances during Karol Poznanski's consular service in Paris, 1920s and 1930s

Box/Folder 9 : 3

4 prints depicting the interiors of the Consulate General in Paris, including Consuls Tadeusz Borkowski and Karol Poznanski, 1930s

Box/Folder 9 : 4

1 print depicting the opening ceremony of Poland's Consulate in Paris, 1927

Box/Folder 9 : 5

1 print depicting the staff of the Paris Consulate, 1928

Box/Folder 9 : 6

1 print depicting Jozef Beck attending a social event in the Royal Castle in Warsaw, 1938

Box/Folder 9 : 7

5 prints depicting Tadeusz Boy-Zelenski attending social events in Paris, 1928

Box/Folder 9 : 8

2 prints depicting a reception for Bishop Gawlina, attended by Ambassador Chlapowski and Maria Mickiewicz, Paris, 1928

Box/Folder 9 : 9

1 print depicting the opening ceremony of Polska Kasa Oszczednosci in Paris, attended by Edward Raczkiewicz, n.d.

Box/Folder 9 : 10

1 print depicting the wife of Ambassador Chlapowski and Consul Poznanski, n.d.

Box/Folder 9 : 11

1 print depicting Ignacy Paderewski in Lille, France, 1920s

Box/Folder 9 : 12

18 prints depicting the ceremony of exhumation and transfer of Juliusz Slowacki's ashes from Paris to Poland, 1927

Box/Folder 9 : 13

3 prints depicting the skull of Juliusz Slowacki after exhumation, 1927

Box/Folder 9 : 14

3 prints depicting Polish tennis player Jedrzejewska during a Wimbledon competition, 1935

Box/Folder 9 : 15

1 print depicting the consecration of the flag of Polish veterans and reservists in France, n.d.

Box/Folder 9 : 16

3 prints depicting consecration of the Jozef Pilsudski Society's flag, 1930

Box/Folder 9 : 17

1 print depicting senators and members of the Polish Parliament in national costumes during the presidential inauguration ceremony in the Royal Castle, n.d.

Box/Folder 9 : 18

3 prints depicting members of the Polish delegation to Polish-Lithuanian negotiations in Lugano, Switzerland, 1925

Box/Folder 9 : 19

1 print depicting the personnel of the Polish Consulate in Moscow(?), 1924

Box/Folder 9 : 20

4 prints depicting delegates to the Polish-Soviet peace negotiations, Riga, Latvia, 1920

Box/Folder 9 : 21

2 prints depicting Polish parishioners gathered outside of a London church, 1935

Box/Folder 9 : 22

1 print depicting Polish consuls attending a conference in Paris, 1932

Box/Folder 9 : 23

2 prints depicting a large group of diplomats(?) attending a dinner party in Paris, 1932

Box/Folder 9 : 24

1 print depicting girls collecting money for Polish relief on the streets of London, 1940

Box/Folder 9 : 25

1 print depicting a gathering of scientists(?) outside of Imperial College, London(?) with Marie Curie(?) in the center, late 1920s or early 1930s

Box/Folder 9 : 26

1 print depicting a farewell gathering for Adam Lisiewicz at a train station in Paris, 1928

Box/Folder 9 : 27

1 print depicting a welcoming party at a Warsaw train station for Chesterton, 1927 April 28

Box/Folder 9 : 28

1 print depicting a garden event attended by Polish diplomats in Paris(?) and by Olga Boznanska(?)