Register of the Constantin Visoianu papers

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Title: Constantin Visoianu papers
Date (inclusive): 1937-1960
Collection Number: 76103
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In Romanian, French and English
Physical Description: 5 manuscript boxes (2.1 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, and photographs, relating to Romanian foreign relations, political developments in Romania, and anti-communist emigre activities
Creator: Vișoianu, Constantin, 1897-1994


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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1976.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Constantin Visoianu Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note

Romanian minister of foreign affairs (1945–46), president of the Comitetul National Roman in Washington, D.C.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Romania -- Emigration and immigration
Anti-communist movements -- United States
Romania -- Politics and government
World War, 1939-1945 -- Romania
Romania -- Foreign relations
Statesmen -- Romania
Comitetul Național Român


Speeches and Writings 1949-1960, undated

box 1, folder 1

"The Case for Maintaining Diplomatic Relations with the Satellite Governments" undated

box 1, folder 2

Talk given by C. Visoianu on the occasion of Union Day commemoration (in Romanian) January 24

box 1, folder 3-4

Miscellaneous 1949-1960

Scope and Contents note

Also includes some correspondence.

Correspondence 1949-1952

box 1, folder 5

Austin, Warren R. (U.S. representative to the United Nations) 1949

box 1, folder 6

Gallin, J. 1952

box 1, folder 7

O'Hara, Gerald, Archbishop 1951


Subject File 1937-1952

box 1, folder 8

Le Corps Diplomatique a Moscou (The Diplomatic Corps in Moscow), pamphlet 1937 July

box 1, folder 9

Eastern European Conference 1952

Scope and Contents note

Contains a resolution adopted during the conference concerning a declaration made by U.S. President D. Eisenhower regarding the satellite countries.
box 1, folder 10

Hitler, Adolf 1940 July 15

Scope and Contents note

Contains copies, in English and in French, of a letter from Hitler to the King of Romania.

Paris Peace Conference 1946

box 1, folder 11

Romania at the Peace Conference 1946

box 1, folder 12

La Roumanie Devant la Conference de la Paix (Romania at the Peace Conference) 1946

box 1, folder 13

Proiect de tratat de Pace Intre Puterile Aliate și România 1946

Scope and Contents note

Printed draft of a peace treaty between Romania and the Allied Powers. In Romanian.
box 1, folder 14

Report on the way the first communist government was imposed in Romania by Molotov and his audiences with the King

Scope and Contents note

Report was reprinted by the New York Herald Tribune on October 23, 1947.
box 1, folder 15

Romanian-Bulgarian relations 1946 August

box 1, folder 16

Romanian-Soviet relations 1939-1940

box 1, folder 17

Romanian elections 1946 November

Scope and Contents note

In Romanian.

The Romanian National Committee (Washington, D.C.) 1949-1955

box 1, folder 18

Persecution of Religion in Romania 1949 November

box 2, folder 1-3

Reorganization 1953-1955

box 2, folder 4


box 2, folder 5

Suppression of Human Rights in Romania 1949 September

box 2, folder 6

Vienna Diktat August 1940 1946


1977 May Incremental Materials

box 2, folder 7-8

Correspondence 1955-1957 September

Scope and Contents note

Contains correspondence received when Visoianu was president of the Romanian National Committee.

Incremental Materials

box 3

Material not yet described.

box 4

Material not yet described.

box 5

Material not yet described.