Masaryk, T.G. (Tomáš Garrigue), 1850-1937

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Tomáš G. Masaryk: born in Moravia, Austria-Hungary; lecturer at the university of Vienna 1878-1882, professor of philosophy in Prague 1882-1914; member of the Austrian parliament 1891-1893, 1907-1914; chairman of the Czechoslovak National Council in exile 1916-1918; in 1918 Masaryk became the first president of independent Czechoslovakia. Edvard Beneš: born in Bohemia, Austria-Hungary; from 1909 professor of economics and of sociology in Prague; as foreign minister head of the Czechoslovak delegation to the Paris peace conference 1919-1920; succeeded Masaryk as president of Czechoslovakia in 1935, resigned in 1938; leader of the Czechoslovak government-in-exile in London; reelected president, but resigned in 1948.

From the description of Archives 1918-1923. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78008837

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President of Czechoslovakia.

From the guide to the T. G. Masaryk proclamation, 1919, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
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referencedIn Otto Karmin miscellaneous papers, 1902-1918. Hoover Institution Archives
referencedIn The spirit of Russia: vol. III, 1961 and undated. Houghton Library
creatorOf Masaryk, Tomáš Garrigue. Archives 1918-1923.
creatorOf T. G. Masaryk proclamation, 1919 Hoover Institution Archives
referencedIn John Reed papers, 1903-1967. Houghton Library
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Relation Name
associatedWith Beneš, Edvard. person
associatedWith Karmin, Otto, 1882-1920 person
associatedWith Masaryk, T. G. (Tomás Garrigue), 1850-1937 person
correspondedWith Reed, John, 1887-1920 person
associatedWith Russia. Armiia. Ceskoslovenský strelecký pluk. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Soviet Union History Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
Czechs Soviet Union


Birth 1850-03-07

Death 1937-09-14





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