Register of the Dimitri G. Popescu Papers, 1940-1946

Prepared by Donald Abenheim
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
© 2000
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Dimitri G. Popescu Papers, 1940-1946

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
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Prepared by:
Donald Abenheim
Date Completed:
February 1978
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dimitri G. Popescu Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1940-1946
Collection number: 76056
Creator: Popescu, Dimitri G., 1908-
Collection Size: 6 manuscript boxes ((2.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoranda, reports, correspondence, and dispatches, relating to Romanian foreign relations during World War II, especially Romanian negotiations with the Allies, and to political conditions in Romania during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: Romanian and French

Administrative Information


Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Dimitri G. Popescu Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976


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 . 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.

Access Points

Gafencu, G.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Diplomatic history.
World War, 1939-1945--Romania.
Romania--Foreign relations.
Romania--Politics and government.

Container List

Box: 1

Allied Control Commission, 1946


Antonescu, Mihai


Correspondence relating to events of August 23, 1944


An explanation of the events of 1940 in a letter to L. Giartu, July 30, 1941


Personal and political dissensions with Secretary-General Alexander Cretzianu, 1941


Secret Contacts in Bern, 1944


Benes, Eduard


Bern, secret contacts, 1943-44






Romanian Commission for the Application of the Armistice, 1944-45


Bratianu, G., Neutralite Belge et Neutralite Roumanie (Romanian and Belgian Neutrality), January 1940


Buzesti, G. N.


Carol, King, abdication, 1940


Clippings, 1945-46


Comintern secret instructions concerning Eastern Europe, 1939


Daladier, Edouard, Le Proces de Nuremberg et le Pacte Germano-Russe (The Nuremberg Trials and the German-Russian Pact), April 5, 1946


Europe, Southeastern, political events, 1946


Events of August 23, 1944


The Armistice


Armistice negotiations in Moscow


Documents, proclamations, reports, 1942-46

Box: 2

Documents, proclamations, reports, 1942-46


Negotiations with Soviet military authorities


Gafencu, Grigore




Interview with Adolf Hitler, April 1939


Hitler, Adolf


Campaign plan for 1939 in case of war, December 1938


Intentions for France and other European powers, 1938


Lisbon, secret contacts, 1943-44


Madrid, secret contacts, 1943-44


Pogoneanu, V. I.


Pop, Valer


Popovici, Mihai


Population exchange, 1943




Eastern boundaries, 1941


Ethnic problems along the Northeastern Romanian border, 1943


Foreign relations, 1919-1946


Internal affairs, 1939-1940, 1943-1944

Box: 3

Internal and external problems after joining the Allied Forces in August 1944


Maramures Province


Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Minority problems, 1941


Territorial losses in 1940


Romania Si Noul Statut Al Balcanilor (Romania and the New Situation in the Balkans), n.d.


Romanian-German relations, May-June 1940


Romanian-Russian relations since the 19th century


Romanian-Soviet armistice, 1944-45


Romanian-Soviet economic agreements, 1945-46


Soviet and Ukranian problems, 1940


Soviet foreign policy, 1933


Tatarescu, G., Prime Minister


Ukrainian problem, 1935, 1944


World War II, German policy toward the Soviet Union, 1940



Box: 4

Allied Powers negotiations, Ankara, 1944


Allied Powers negotiations, Cairo, 1944


Allied Powers secret negotiations, communications with Romanian Legations in Ankara, Lisbon, and Stockholm, 1943-44

Box: 5



Ministry of Foreign Affairs-Romanian Legation in Stockholm, correspondence, 1943


Stockholm, secret negotiations, 1943-44