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Overview of the Ludwik Witold Rajchman letters to August Zaleski
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Ludwik Witold Rajchman letters to August Zaleski
    Dates: 1940-1944
    Collection Number: 91024
    Creator: Rajchman, Ludwik Witold, 1881-1965.
    Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Relates to relief work in China, Polish refugees and relief needs during World War II, Polish relations with the United States and the Soviet Union, and postwar prospects for Poland. Letters addressed to the Polish foreign minister August Zaleski. Photocopy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In Polish

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
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    Publication Rights

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    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ludwik Witold Rajchman letters to August Zaleski, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in possession of: Marta Alexandra Balinska.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Polish public health and relief administrator; delegate to the United States for Polish relief, 1940, 1941; adviser to the Chinese government, 1940-1941; co-founder, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, 1944, and United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund, 1946.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Relates to relief work in China, Polish refugees and relief needs during World War II, Polish relations with the United States and the Soviet Union, and postwar prospects for Poland. Letters addressed to the Polish foreign minister August Zaleski. Photocopy.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Commission for Polish Relief.
    International relief.
    Refugees.
    World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief.
    World War, 1939-1945--Refugees.
    World War, 1939-1945--China.
    World War, 1939-1945--Poland.
    Poland--Foreign relations--United States.
    United States--Foreign relations--Poland.
    Poland--Foreign relations--Soviet Union.
    Soviet Union--Foreign relations--Poland.
    Zaleski, August, 1883-1972.