Fonds International Paris Peace Conference (1946) - AG-033

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AG-033

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International Paris Peace Conference (1946)

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  • 1946 - 1959 (Creation)

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International Paris Peace Conference

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“July 29-October 15: Peace Conference to draw up recommendations on draft peace treaties with Bulgaria, Finland, Hungary, Italy and Roumania held in Paris, attended by representatives of 21 nations.” (YUN, 1946-47, p. 873). In Luxembourg, the treaty stated that the signing countries "take all measures necessary to secure to all persons under (its) jurisdiction, without distinction as to race, sex, language or religion, the enjoyment of human rights and of the fundamental freedoms, including freedom of expression, of press and publication, of religious worship, of political opinion and of public meeting." Also gave war reparations.

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This series consists of textual records of the International Paris Peace Conference held at the Palais du Luxembourg, Paris which opened 29 July 1946. The conference addressed state relations following World War II between "Allied and Associated Powers" on the one side and allies of Germany during WWII on the other side: specifically Bulgaria, Finland, Hungary, Italy and Romania. Fonds does not contain a complete set of records of the Paris Peace Conference. Series includes records as: draft peace treaties proposing territorial, political, military, reparation, economic and human rights clauses for Bulgaria, Finland, Hungary, Italy and Romania; amendments to, and observations on, draft peace treaties by various states and delegations; rules of procedure for the Conference; verbatim records of plenary sessions; reports of commissions and sub-commissions of the Conference; correspondence and other documents submitted to plenary sessions and commissions; memoranda; notes of service of the General Secretariat; programmes of Conference meetings; resolutions; annexes and corrigendums; records of decisions; summary records of decisions; and meeting agendas of commissions and sub-commissions of the Conference. "List of Paris Peace Conference Documents," which do not reflect the exact contents of this series, [S-0533-0001-0001] and "List of Document Symbols" [S-0533-0004-0009] are supplied. Archival folders are arranged by subject in no particular order; within this subject arrangement, folders may be arranged alphabetically by name of non-Allied country where applicable. Records are arranged by numeric order supplied by the documents themselves where applicable (ie. "Meeting 1" etc.). Records of the following Commissions of the Conference are supplied: Commission on Procedure, Economic Commission for the Balkans and Finland, Economic Commission for Italy, General Commission, Legal and Drafting Commission, Military Commission and Political and Territorial Commissions for each of Bulgaria, Finland, Hungary, Italy and Romania. Records of the following Sub-Commissions of the Conference are supplied: Drafting Sub-Commission (Legal and Drafting Commission), Sub-Commission on Reparations (Economic Commission for Italy), and Sub-Commission on the Statute of the Free Territory of Trieste (Political and Territorial Commission for Italy).

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S-0533 International Paris Peace Conference (1946)

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ROAG-31

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