Sworakowski, Witold S.

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  • 1903, January 16: Born, Suceuava (Bukovina), Rumania
  • 1931 - 33 : Member, Research Institute on Nationality Problems, Warsaw, Poland
  • 1934: Graduated from Academy of Political Science, Warsaw, Poland
  • 1934 - 36 : Member, World League of Poles Abroad
  • 1936 - 1945 : Legation Secretay and Vice Consul with the Polish Foreign Service in Riga, Prague, Kovno, Curitiba, New York and Chicago
  • 1947: Hoover Institution fellow
  • 1947 - 1952 : Research associate and curator, Hoover Institution
  • 1952 - 55 : Assistant professor, Stanford University
  • 1955 - 1965 : Associate professor, Stanford University
  • 1955 - 1967 : Assistant Director, Hoover Institution
  • 1965: Author, The Communist International and Its Front Organizations
  • 1967 - 1969 : Associate Director, Hoover Institution
  • 1970 - 79 : Consultant to the Director, Hoover Institution Emeritus professor, Stanford University
  • 1973: Author, World Communism: A Handbook
  • 1979: Died, Stanford, California

From the guide to the Witold S. Sworakowski Papers, 1868-1977, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Boris Souvarine papers, 1915-1984 (inclusive), 1940-1984 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Nahum Sabsay papers, 1924-1969. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Stanford University. Libraries. Stanford University, Libraries, photographs, 1967-1999. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Witold S. Sworakowski Papers, 1868-1977 Hoover Institution Archives.
referencedIn Boris Souvarine papers, 1915-1984 (inclusive), 1940-1984 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Stanford University Press archival book copies, 1900-2012 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Relation Name
associatedWith Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918 person
associatedWith Paris Peace Conference, 1919-1920 corporateBody
associatedWith Romanov, House of family
associatedWith Sabsay, Nahum, 1890- person
associatedWith Souvarine, Boris. person
associatedWith Stanford University. Libraries. corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Press. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Poland
Silesia (Germany)
Russia
Germany
Europe, Eastern
Subject
Communism
World War, 1914-1918--Peace
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918--Territorial questions
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Birth 1903

Death 1979

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