Preliminary Inventory to the Nicolae George Caranfil papers

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Title: Nicolae George Caranfil papers
Date (inclusive): 1914-1970
Collection Number: 78059
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In Romanian, English and French
Physical Description: 8 manuscript boxes (3.3 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, printed matter, diaries, maps, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to Romania in World Wars I and II, and to the work of the Romanian Relief Committee, the Romanian Red Cross, Humanitas, Caroman, Radio Free Europe, and the Romanian National Committee.
Creator: Caranfil, Nicolae George, 1893-1978
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Nicolae George Caranfil Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical note

Romanian ambassador in Bulgaria (1941–43) and Finland (1943–45).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Romania -- Emigration and immigration
Anti-communist movements
World War, 1914-1918 -- Romania
World War, 1939-1945 -- Romania
Statesmen -- Romania
Charities -- Romania
Societatea Naţională de Cruce Roşie

box 1

Diaries and momentos from World War I, ; the mission to Paris; the armistice 1916-1918

box 2

Files concerning the production and distribution of electricity in Romania, 1931; negotiations with the Americans; radio talks by N. Caranfil 1951-1953

box 3

English memorandum concerning the Romanian situation, ; French notes and memoranda concerning the Romanian situation, 1945; correspondence with George Duca, 1945-1951; participants in the Toronto Red Cross conference, 1955; organization and activities of the welfare organization "Humanitas," 1950-1959 1944-1945

box 4

Papers concerning the drafting of the memorandum about the Toronto Red Cross conference, 1952; the press and the Red Cross conference; memoranda of the East European Red Cross at the Toronto conference; memoranda concerning the Free Red Cross organizations in Central and East Europe, Toronto conference; correspondence with the signatories of the Toronto conference, ; papers concerning the memorandum; material concerning the League of Red Crosses 1951-1952

box 5

Incremental Materials

box 6

Incremental Materials

box 7

Incremental Materials

box 8

Incremental Materials