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  • Title: Nicolae Petrescu-Comnen papers
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1958
    Collection Number: 80034
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In Romanian, French, Italian, German and English
    Physical Description: 22 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (10.3 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, reports, diplomatic dispatches, clippings, and serial issues, relating to Romanian foreign relations, especially with Germany, Switzerland, and the Vatican; the League of Nations; World War II refugees and relief work; and postwar Romanian émigré life.
    Creator: Petrescu-Comnen, Nicolae, 1881-1958
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


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    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1980

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Nicolae Petrescu-Comnen papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biographical Note

    Romanian diplomat; delegate to the League of Nations, 1923-1928 and 1938; ambassador to Germany, 1927-1929 and 1932; minister of foreign affairs, 1938.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Romania -- Emigration and immigration
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees
    International relief
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Romania
    Foreign relations
    Romania -- Foreign relations
    Diplomats -- Romania
    Germany -- Foreign relations -- Romania
    Romania -- Foreign relations -- Catholic Church
    Romania -- Foreign relations -- Germany
    Romania -- Foreign relations -- Switzerland
    Switzerland -- Foreign relations -- Romania
    League of Nations
    Catholic Church