Correspondence, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia relating to the Armenian-Turkish conflict at the end of World
War I, and to the Armenian question at the Paris Peace Conference.
John Shishmanian was born in 1882 in Lexington, Kentucky, to George N. and Lucy McClelland Shishmanian. Shishmanian grew up
in Constantinople, where his father worked as a missionary. He graduated from Robert College and returned to the United States
to attend university. Shishmanian graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1903, then studied law at the University of
Virginia from 1903 to 1906 and registered at Stanford University in the fall of 1910.
1 manuscript box, 2 oversize boxes, 1 envelope
(3.2 linear feet)
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