Series 2: Papers Collected at the Peace Conference

4.8 linear feet, 11.5 boxes

This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.

Requests will be delivered to Public Policy Papers, MUDD Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Baker, Ray Stannard, 1870-1946..

Dates: 1918-1928.

Extent: 4.8 linear feet, 11.5 boxes

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research use.

Description

The Papers Collected at the Peace Conference series documents the Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920), where Baker served as Director of the American Press Bureau. The majority of the papers consist of meeting minutes or records of conversations held by various committees, including Plenary Sessions, the Aeronautical Commission, the "Big Four," the Commission on International Labor Legislation, the Council of Ten, and the Supreme War Council. Other papers include records of the American Press Bureau, memoranda to President Wilson from other members of the American Commission to Negotiate Peace, reports by or for delegations of other countries, drafts of the Treaty of Versailles and the covenant of the League of Nations, and papers related to the debate over the League of Nations.

Arrangement

Arranged by committee or document type.

Preferred Citation

Series 2: Papers Collected at the Peace Conference; 1918-1928; Ray Stannard Baker Papers, Public Policy Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    Early Printed Copies of The Treaty of Versailles and Summaries 1919 Box 7
    Preliminary Drafts and Early Printed Copies of The Covenant Of The League Of Nations 1919 Box 8
    Documents of The American Commission To Negotiate Peace 1919 Box 8-10
    Stenographic Records of Peace Conference Meetings 1919 Box 11-13
    Stenographic Records for Plenary Sessions 1919 Box 14
    Minutes of the Supreme Economic Council 1919 Box 14
    Digests of 'Big Four' Records 1919 Box 14
    Minutes of the Committee on Reparations 1919 Box 15
    Minutes of the Committee on New States 1919 Box 15
    Report on Syria Compiled by American Commission On Mandates 1919 Box 15
    Minutes of the Commission on International Labor Legislation 1919 Box 15
    Papers on the Aeronautical Commission 1919 Box 16
    Special Report of the Commission on The International Regime of Ports, Waterways, and Railways 1919 Box 16
    Bulletins Received and Sent by the American Press Bureau 1918-1919 Box 16-17
    Organization File on the American Press Bureau 1919 Box 17
    Resolutions of the International Conference Of Women 1919 Box 17
    Memoranda on the Peace Conference 1919 Box 17
    Papers Relating to the Acceptance of The Treaty Of Versailles and The League Of Nations in the United States 1919-1921 Box 17-18
    Papers on Russia 1918-1919 Box 18
    Papers on Tyrol 1925-1928 Box 18
    Mining and Metallurgical Society of America, Report of Committee on Foreign and Domestic Mining Policy 1921 Box 18