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Research Guide for the League of Nations Archives
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The United Nations holds the copyright for all archival materials produced by the organization and by the League of Nations. However, the United Nations generally does not own rights to secondary or external materials in its collections and cannot give or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute these materials. It is the patron’s obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other use restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the Archives’ collections.

 

About the League of Nations Archives Resource Guide

Welcome to the resource guide for the League of Nations Archives! 

 
This guide is designed as a practical tool intended to facilitate research in the League of Nations Archives. It contains information about:  
  • the holdings and structure of the archive
  • catalogues and guides 
  • research themes, with bibliographies and a selection of primary sources
  • useful databases and online resources
  • links to related collections and further resources
 

Overview of the League of Nations Archives

Original files of the League of Nations
Secretariat of the League (correspondence and documents); the Refugees Mixed Archives Group (“Nansen Fonds”); Commission files (records of external League offices and entities).

Private Papers
International Peace Movements, 1870-, including the papers of Bertha von Suttner (1843-1914) and Alfred Fried (1864-1921), and the International Peace Bureau (1892-1951); Private Papers (1884-1986) contain materials from League of Nations officials and persons or associations related to the League of Nations, such as Sean Lester, Thanassis Aghnides, the International Association of Journalists, etc.  

The League of Nations documents collection 
Official publications (printed or mimeographed), minutes, working papers and documents of the various League organs.

NEW DIGITIZED MATERIALS

Over 50,000 pages from the League of Nations Archives relating to Lithuania between 1920 and 1946 are now available online.

This includes documents relating to Lithuania’s participation as a Member State in the activities of the League, ratifications of various conventions and agreements, and a number of unique and irreplaceable maps.

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