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Materials relating to the Norway-Sweden maritime boundary arbitration, 1908-1909: Finding Aid.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: HOLLIS6682123
Repository: Harvard Law School Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Norway-Sweden Boundary Arbitration
Title: Materials relating to the Norway-Sweden maritime boundary arbitration
Date(s): 1908-1909
Quantity: 1 boxes
Language of materials: English
Abstract: A collection of materials relating to the Norway-Sweden boundary arbitration of 1908-1909

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Purchased from Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, September 15, 1923.

Processing Information:

Processed by Mary Person, June 2001.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to these papers is governed by the rules and regulations of the Harvard Law School Library. This collection is open to the public, but is housed off-site at Harvard Depository and requires 2-day advance notice for retrieval. Consult the Special Collections staff for further information.

Conditions Governing Use:

The Harvard Law School Library holds copyright on some, but not all, of the material in our collections. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be directed to the Special Collections staff. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Harvard Law School Library are also responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations who hold copyright.

Historical/Biographical Information

The international tribunal for the Norway-Sweden Boundary Arbitration international met during 1908-1909 to resolve a dispute regarding the North Sea boundary between Norway and Sweden. Members of the tribunal were: J.A. Loeff, president, F.V.N. Beichmann, arbitrator for Norway, K.H.L. Hammarskjöld, arbitrator for Sweden.

Scope and Contents

A collection of notebooks, letters, notes, drafts, telegrams, photographs, and other materials relating to the Norway-Sweden boundary arbitration of 1908-1909. Includes notebooks, notes and draft letters by J.A. Loeff, president of the international tribunal, and letters to Loeff from members of the tribunal, and others involved in the negotiations. Most items are in French.

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Arbitration, International.
Boundary disputes.
Norway --Boundaries --Sweden.
Norway --Foreign relations --Sweden.
Sweden --Boundaries --Norway.
Sweden --Foreign relations --Norway.
Beichmann, F.V.N.
Christophersen, Wilhelm Christopher, 1832-1913.
Hammarskjöld, Knut Hjalmar Leonard, 1862-
Johanssen, Kristen, 1869-
Loeff, J.A. (Joannes Aloysius), 1858-1921.
Marees van Swinderen, Reneke de.
Michiels van Verduijnen, Louis Paul Herbert, Baron, 1855-
Permanent Court of Arbitration.