Register of the Jeanne Marie Valentine Lambrino papers

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Title: Jeanne Marie Valentine Lambrino papers
Date (inclusive): 1916-1956
Collection Number: 73075
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: French
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope (0.9 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, diaries, letters, notes, clippings, and photographs, relating to the marriage of J. M. V. Lambrino with Prince Carol and its subsequent annulment. Includes a diary about Prince Carol, 1919-1920.
Creator: Lambrino, Jeanne Marie Valentine, 1895?-


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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1973.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jeanne Marie Valentine Lambrino Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note.

1895? Born in Roman, Rumania
1918, 31 August Married Carol, Prince of Rumania
1919, March 29 Marriage annulled
1920, January 8 Son, Mircea Carol, born

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Romania -- History
Carol, King of Romania, II, 1893-1953



Scope and Contents

Memoirs of Zizi Lambrino.
box 1

Memoirs of Zizi Lambrino (four drafts in typescript, and three in handwriting), for her book Mon Marie, Le Roi Carol. Paris, C. Levy (1950). 168 p.


DIARIES, 1916-1921

Scope and Contents

Diaries of Zizi Lambrino. Diary about Carol, Prince of Rumania.
box 1

6 diaries of Zizi Lambrino, 1916-1921 (in handwriting)

box 2

6 diaries of Zizi Lambrino, 1916-1921 (in handwriting)

box 2

Diary about Carol, Prince of Rumania, December 14, 1919- December 6, 1920 (in handwriting)



Scope and Contents

Correspondence arranged alphabetically by last name of correspondent.
box 2

Bratianu, C., letter to Zizi Lambrino, 28 January 1926


Carol, Prince of Rumania


Letters from Carol to Zizi Lambrino, 1917-1920 (with enclosures)


Letters from Zizi Lambrino to Carol, 1916?-1921


Ciocardia?, Georges, letters and postcards from "Georges" to Zizi Lambrino


Condeescu, General Adjutant N., letters to Zizi Lambrino, 1921


Cosacescu, J., letter to Zizi Lambrino, 9 August 1956


Dixon, T., letter to Carol (Mircea Carol, Zizi Lambrino's son), 21 August 1956


Eulalia, Princess of Spain, letters to Zizi Lambrino from Eulalia, Infanta of Spain, 1938-1953


Forrez, M., letter to Zizi Lambrino, 14 March 1926


Godart, L., letter to Zizi Lambrino, 9 March 1926


Jensen, Mrs. Lloyd, letter to Zizi Lambrino, 17 August 1921


Lamart, ? de, letter to Dr. Lund, Brazil


Lambrino, Euphrosine Letters from Zizi Lambrino to her mother, 1919-1920; Letters from Carol to Mrs. E. Lambrino, 1917


Lambrino, Loulou Letters from Zizi Lambrino to her brother "Loulou" Military postcards from Loulou to Zizi Lambrino


Lambrino, Mircea Carol, letter from Zizi Lambrino to her son Mircea Carol, 25 August 1947


Marie, Queen of Rumania


Letter from Carol to his mother, July 1919


Letter from Zizi Lambrino to Queen Marie, 1 July 1928


Letter and thank-you note from Queen Marie to "Madame (E.?) Lambrino" (Zizi's mother)


S. Marie Mathildes deTroy?, letters to Zizi Lambrino, 12 July 1914; 2 April 1916


Masouko, letters to Zizi Lambrino, 1950?


Miscellaneous correspondence: letters, telegrams, postcards, (undentified)


Nicolae, Prince of Rumania (brother of Carol), letters to Zizi Lambrino, 1917 (signed "Nicolae")



Scope and Contents

Certificates, poems, clippings, calling cards, and miscellaneous printed matter, arranged as listed.
box 2

Certificates; copy of annulment contract to marriage of Zizi and Carol, 3 July 1921; handwritten copies of letters


"Toi et Moi," poems by Paul Geraldy, booklet (copies in handwritten) with the inscription "Atroi! Souvenir d'epreuve, Signe d'esperance! Tassay 1918, Carol."


Three printed items on Rumania:


Observations Concerning the Draft Peace Treaty with Roumania, Paris 1946


"Realisations Sociales en Roumanie; la verite sur les reforms actuelles comparee aux resultats obtenus avant 1938," 1946


Beza, Marcu. Bessarabia and Transylvania. 1940


Miscellaneous clippings, calling cards, etc.



Scope and Contents

15 photographs of Zizi Lambrino , her mother, her son Mircea Carol with his child, and others.