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Preliminary Inventory to the Nicolae Petrescu-Comnen Papers, 1917-1958
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Nicolae Petrescu-Comnen Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1958
    Collection number: 80034
    Creator: Petrescu-Comnen, Nicolae, 1881-1958
    Collection Size: 22 manuscript boxes (8.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    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.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: Romanian, French, Italian, German, and English

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Nicolae Petrescu-Comnen Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

    Catholic Church--Relations (diplomatic) with Romania.
    League of Nations.
    International relief.
    Romanians in foreign countries.
    World War, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief.
    World War, 1939-1945--Refugees.
    World War, 1939-1945--Romania.
    Germany--Foreign relations--Romania.
    Romania--Foreign relations.
    Romania--Foreign relations--Catholic Church.
    Romania--Foreign relations--Germany.
    Romania--Foreign relations--Switzerland.
    Switzerland--Foreign relations--Romania.


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