Preliminary Inventory to the Wladyslaw Wszebor Kulski papers

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Title: Wladyslaw Wszebor Kulski papers
Date (inclusive): 1930-1984
Collection Number: 92017
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In Polish, English, French and German
Physical Description: 8 manuscript boxes (3.3 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, other speeches and writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, dispatches, legal and diplomatic agreements, and printed matter, relating to interwar Polish foreign relations; Polish participation in the League of Nations; Polish diplomacy during World War II, especially with regard to Great Britain; and postwar analysis of political conditions in Poland and Europe.
Creator: Kulski, W. W. (Władysław Wszebór), 1903-1989
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wladyslaw Wszebor Kulski Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

Polish diplomat; chief legal adviser, Ministerstwo Spraw Zagranicznych, 1936-1940; counsellor of embassy to Great Britain, 1940-1945; subsequently political scientist in the United States.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Poland -- Politics and government -- 1945-1980
Poland -- Foreign relations
Diplomats -- Poland
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945
Polish people -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history
World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Poland
Poland -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain
Europe -- Politics and government -- 1945-
League of Nations
Poland. Ministerstwo Spraw Zagranicznych

 

Files:

box 1

1. W. Kulski: Typed manuscript of memoires in English (final text)

 

2. Polish-Soviet Union diplomatic relationship during World War II -

General Physical Description note: 66 documents.
 

3. Question of the border between Poland and Czechoslovakia -

General Physical Description note: 15 pieces.
 

4. White Book of the Polish goverment in exile - typed manuscript.

 

5. Comite Interallic pour L'Etude de L'Armistice, London - 1942-43 and 1943-44

General Physical Description note: (two volumes).
 

6. International agreements on river navigation - (1918-39)

General Physical Description note: 4 documents.
 

7. Various letters -

General Physical Description note: 20 pieces.
box 2

8. Political agreements between Poland and France or Great Britain -

General Physical Description note: 32 documents.
 

9. Goals of World War II -

General Physical Description note: 52 documents.
 

10. Speeches of W. Kulski -

General Physical Description note: 29 typed manuscripts.
 

11. Polish-Soviet relationship during World War II -

General Physical Description note: 42 documents.
 

12. Europe -

General Physical Description note: 10 pieces.
box 3

13. International law on war and neutrality -

General Physical Description note: 1 piece.
 

14. Varia -

General Physical Description note: 7 pieces.
 

15. Situation of the Polish Goverment-in-Exile, immunitets -

General Physical Description note: 14 pieces.
 

16. Dispute between Poland and France related to the Warsaw Electric Power Station.

 

17. Diplomatic relations between Poland and Great Britain -

General Physical Description note: 9 documents.
 

18. Propaganda during the II World War, Chatham House -

General Physical Description note: 11 pieces.
 

19. Goals of World War II -

General Physical Description note: 19 pieces.
 

20. U.S. Office of War Information, publications. 1945 - 58

 

21. Poland-Czechoslovakia -

General Physical Description note: 14 pieces.
 

22. Relationship between Poland and Germany after World War II -several typed manuscripts by W. Kulski.

box 4

23. Revievs for The Polish Review by W. Kulski -

General Physical Description note: 13 pieces.
 

24. W. Kulski's documents related to the University of Alabama, letters from publishers - numerous documents.

 

25. Poland-Soviet Union, - 1941-45

General Physical Description note: 7 pieces.
 

26. Negotiations for new organization of Europe before World War II -

General Physical Description note: 41 documents.
 

27. Freedom of navigation in straits - 7 documents from before 1939.

 

28. International agreements -

General Physical Description note: 11 documents.
 

29. Personal matters of PV division of Polish Foreign Ministry before - 1939

General Physical Description note: 30 documents.
 

30. Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs -

General Physical Description note: 2 documents.
box 5

31. Lituanian and Ukrainian matters during World War II -

General Physical Description note: 2 documents.
 

32. Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (before 1939) - question of colonies and mandates.

 

33. A question of the Polish-German border during theII World War -

General Physical Description note: 23 documents.
 

34. Goals of World War II -

General Physical Description note: 13 documents.
 

35. Polish-German negotiations on ethnic minorities before World War II -

General Physical Description note: 22 documents.
 

36. Lithuanian problem (before 1939) -

General Physical Description note: 15 documents.
 

37. The Geneve convention -

General Physical Description note: 11 documents.
box 6

38. Antonina Kulska (a wife of Dr. Kulski) - public speeches during World War II /woman organizations in Great Britain, letters -

General Physical Description note: many pieces.
 

39. A problem of German transit through Poland before September 1939 -

General Physical Description note: 3 documents.
 

40. Documents from - November/December 1939

General Physical Description note: 12 pieces.
 

41. Miscellanous documents (the Polish Goverment-in-Exile) - 1939-45

General Physical Description note: 20 pieces.
 

42. Polish-Soviet relationship -

General Physical Description note: 55 documents.
 

43. Polish-Czechooslovakian relationship during - 1939-45

General Physical Description note: 36 documents.
 

44. The League of Nations -

General Physical Description note: 18 publications and 9 documents.
box 7

45. Letters by W. Kulski - 4

 

46. Correspondence of W. Kulski with the Rockefeller Fund -

General Physical Description note: 7 letters.
 

47. W. Kulski: Soviet Union in World Affairs', 2nd edition - typed manuscript.

 

48. Kultura the Polish magazine in Paris - letters and typed manuscript by W. Kulski.

 

49. Poland-DDR relationship - typed manuscripts and paper clippings.

 

50. Varia - few typed manuscripts by W. Kulski.

 

51. World War II - clippings from Polish newspapers.

 

52. Numerous pieces related to sojourn of W. Kulski in England and U.S.A.

 

53. Diplomatic relationship between Poland and Great Britain and France in - 1939

General Physical Description note: 48 documents.
 

54. Polish Government decrees 1940.

 

55. Danzing (Odansk) question before - September/1939

General Physical Description note: 31 documents.
 

56. Polish Government (varia 1938/39) -

General Physical Description note: 15 pieces.
box 8

57. Materials related to the book by W. Kulski Germany and Poland: from War to Peaceful Relations, Syracuse Univ. Press, (reviews and letters). 1976

 

58. Materials related to a book by W. Kulski The Soviet Union in World Affairs: a Documented Analysis, Syracuse Univ. Press, (mostly reviews). 1964-1972, 1973

 

59 Great Britain and Europe - 4 typed manuscripts by W. Kulski.

 

60. Speeches of Antonina Kulski to woman organizations during II World War II.

 

61. Antonina Kulski: a copy of master thesis The last political writing of J.J. Rousseau, University of Alabama 1952.

 

62. Antonina Kulski's notebook (notes on Voltaire).