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Jacques Schärf Papers

Period  (1932), 1947-1974
Total size   0.03 m.
Consultation Not restricted

Biography

Born in Chernovtsy, Bukovina, Austria-Hungary 1912, died in Paris 1974; socialist journalist; lived in the Soviet Union during the Second World War; after his return to Rumania he became international secretary of the Social Democratic Party of Rumania and editor of its organ Libertatea; resisted the forced merger of the social democrats with the communists in 1947; emigrated to Paris in 1948, where he became active in the Social Democratic Party of Rumania in exile.

Content

Part of his papers consisting of some correspondence 1947-1974; a typescript of an article [1956]; notes; some typescripts of broadcastings by the Centrul Sindicalistilor in Exil, Sectia Romaneasca 1957 and other documents; some clippings 1932, n.d.