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Typescript of a Talk by Dr. Skeuos G. Zervos at the Paris Peace Conference, 1919 June 3

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Consists of a typescript of a talk by Skeuos Zervos, a Greek physician and a national fighter, during the Peace Conference at Paris on June 3, 1919. He participated as representative of the Dodecanese. Typescript comprises fifteen numbered pages in an envelope with the title: "Le Dodecanese Ensanglante. Les evenements du 20 Avril 1919. Memoire soumis a la Conference de la Paix" [The Bloody Dodecanese. The events of April 20, 1919. Memorandum submitted to the Peace Conference]. Handwritten dedication to his family on the first leaf dated June 11, 1919 reads, "Eimai thaumasia / kai sas chairetò„ holous. / O hyios kai adelphos sas / Dr. Skeuos G. Zervos, / 11 Iouniou 1919 / Parisioi."


Arranged alphabetically by the name of the creator, with unattributed materials at the end.

Collection History


Gift of the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund (AM 2023-111).


The collection is open and will continue to grow.


No material was separated during processing.

Processing Information

This item was processed and described by Kalliopi Balatsouka in June 2023.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Typescript of a Talk by Dr. Skeuos G. Zervos at the Paris Peace Conference; General Manuscripts Miscellaneous Collection, C0140, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Existence and Location of Copies

Parts of this collection are available on microfilm, cataloged separately as RCPXM-7497696.

Subject Terms:
World War 1914-1918 -- Greece.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace.
Dodecanese Islands (Greece) -- Foreign relations.