Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Masaryk Publications Trust mss., 1958-1989, are the papers of the Trust from the time of its formation until its termination. The small non-profit Trust was founded by Alice Garrigue Masaryk and Olga Masaryk Revilliod for the purpose of spreading "as widely as possible the knowledge of the principles which Thomas G. Masaryk (their father) considered essential for a social and progressive democracy." Masaryk was the founder and first president of Czechoslovakia, 19l8-l937. Included are financial records, materials relating to book publications, correspondence, minutes of meetings of the Trustees, etc.

Gift. The Masaryk Publications Trust, via George Gibian, Ithaca, NY, and John Tabor, Washington, DC 1990

Collection size: 2,500 items

NOTE: Access to this collection requires advance notice. Please contact the Curator of Manuscripts for additional information.

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