Difference between revisions of "Pre - 1914 Documents"

From World War I Document Archive
Jump to: navigation, search
m
m
 
(25 intermediate revisions by 4 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
<p align="right">
 +
[[Main_Page | WWI Document Archive ]] > '''Pre - 1914 Documents'''
 +
</p><hr>
 +
 
<center>
 
<center>
 
[[Image:banner.gif]]<br>
 
[[Image:banner.gif]]<br>
Line 4: Line 8:
  
  
<hr>
+
 
'''[[Main_Page | WWI Document Archive Main Index Page]]'''
+
 
<hr></center>
 
<hr></center>
  
  
 
<ul>
 
<ul>
*[[Treaties and Documents Relative to the Neutrality of the Netherlands and Belgium]]<dd></dd>1839-1914<dd></dd>Taken from an appendix to Alexander Fuehr's <i>The Neutrality of Belgium</i> (1915)
 
  
*[[Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law]]<dd></dd>16 April 1856.
+
*[[Treaties and Documents Relative to the Neutrality of the Netherlands and Belgium]]
 +
:1839-1914
 +
:Taken from an appendix to Alexander Fuehr's <i>The Neutrality of Belgium</i> (1915)
  
*[[The Treaty of London]]<dd></dd>21 June 1867<dd></dd>Granting neutrality to Luxembourg<dd></dd>(French translation)
+
*[[Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law]]
 +
:16 April 1856.
  
*[[St. Petersburg Declaration Renouncing the Use, in Time of War, of Certain Explosive Projectiles]]<dd></dd>29 November -  11 December 1868
+
*[[The Treaty of London (1867)]]
 +
:21 June 1867:Granting neutrality to Luxembourg:(French translation)
  
*[[Timeline of Events]]<dd></dd>1870 - 1914
+
*[[St. Petersburg Declaration Renouncing the Use, in Time of War, of Certain Explosive Projectiles]]
 +
:29 November - 11 December 1868
  
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/emstelegram.htm The Ems Telegram]<dd></dd>1870<dd></dd>Precipitating the Franco-Prussian War of 1870/71
+
*[[Timeline of Events]]
 +
:1870 - 1914
  
*[[The Dual Alliance Between Austria-Hungary and Germany]]<dd></dd>7 October 1879
+
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/emstelegram.htm The Ems Telegram]
 +
:1870:Precipitating the Franco-Prussian War of 1870/71
  
*[[Oxford Laws of War on Land]]<dd></dd>9 September 1880
+
*[[The Dual Alliance Between Austria-Hungary and Germany]]
 +
:7 October 1879
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/moltke.html <i>On the Nature of War</i> by Helmut Moltke (the Elder)]<dd></dd>1880
+
*[[Oxford Laws of War on Land]]
 +
:9 September 1880
  
*[[The Three Emperors' League]]<dd></dd>18 June 1881<dd></dd>Linking Germany and Austria-Hungary with Russia.
+
*[[On the Nature of War by Helmut Moltke (the Elder)]]
 +
:1880
  
*[[The Triple Alliance]]<dd></dd>20 May 1882<dd></dd>Joining Italy with the Germany/Austria-Hungary alliance.<dd></dd>(Eight articles in the original French)<dd></dd>See also [http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/1914m/tripori2.html expanded version of 1912]
+
*[[The Three Emperors' League]]
 +
:18 June 1881
 +
:Linking Germany and Austria-Hungary with Russia.
  
*[[The Triple Alliance (The English Translation)]]<dd></dd>20 May 1882<dd></dd>See also [http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/1914m/tripall2.html expanded version of 1912]
+
*[[The Triple Alliance (The French Original) | The Triple Alliance]]
 +
:20 May 1882:Joining Italy with the Germany/Austria-Hungary alliance.
 +
:(Eight articles in the original French)
 +
:See also [[expanded version of 1912]]
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/speech.html Bismarck and the "Polish Question."]<dd></dd>28 January 1886<dd></dd>Speech to the Lower House of the Prussian Parliament<dd></dd>(English translation)
+
*[[The Triple Alliance (The English Translation)]]
 +
:20 May 1882
 +
:See also [[expanded version of 1912 (In English)]]
  
*[[The Reinsurance Treaty]]<dd></dd>18 June 1887<dd></dd>Bismarck's alliance with Russia
+
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/speech.html Bismarck and the "Polish Question."]
 +
:28 January 1886
 +
:Speech to the Lower House of the Prussian Parliament
 +
:(English translation)
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/internat.html <i>Die Internationale</i>]<dd></dd>1888<dd></dd>Translated by Richard S. Levy
+
*[[The Reinsurance Treaty]]
 +
:18 June 1887:Bismarck's alliance with Russia
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/dismiss.html Bismarck's Fall from Power]<dd></dd>1890
+
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/internat.html <i>Die Internationale</i>]
 +
:1888:Translated by Richard S. Levy
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/wilhelm.html Wilhelm II -- Swearing In New Recruits]<dd></dd>23 November 1891
+
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/dismiss.html Bismarck's Fall from Power]
 +
:1890
  
*[[The Franco-Russian Alliance Military Convention]]<dd></dd>18 August 1892<dd></dd>Leading to the Triple Entente
+
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/wilhelm.html Wilhelm II -- Swearing In New Recruits]
 +
:23 November 1891
  
*[[Willy-Nicky Letters  between the Kaiser and the Czar|''Willy-Nicky Letters'' between the Kaiser and the Czar]]<dd></dd>1894 - 1914<dd></dd>(English translations -- including introduction and timeline)
+
*[[The Franco-Russian Alliance Military Convention]]
 +
:18 August 1892
 +
:Leading to the Triple Entente
  
*'''''British Official Documents on the Origins of the War'''''<dd></dd>Multi-volume set ed. by G. P. Gooch and Harold Temperley<dd></dd>Vol. I, <i>The End of British Isolation</i>: 1897 - 1903<dd></dd>[http://link.library.utoronto.ca/booksonline/digobject.cfm?Idno=99001094& University of Toronto Digital Collections]<dd></dd>Vol. XI, <i>The Outbreak of War</i>: June 28 - August 4 1914<dd></dd>[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/1914m/gooch/mainguch.htm Dual Frame version]<dd></dd>[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/1914m/gooch/firstpps.htm Standard version]<dd></dd><b>Major Resource!</b>
+
*[[Willy-Nicky Letters  between the Kaiser and the Czar|''Willy-Nicky Letters'' between the Kaiser and the Czar]]
 +
:1894 - 1914
 +
:Transcriptions of original English correspondence.
 +
:See also [http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/dmc/OSU/LettersfromKaisertotheCzar%5FWilliamII%5F318pgs.070.51338553.pdf facsimile of the 1920 print edition].
  
*[[Hague Convention]]<dd></dd>29 July 1899 & other ratification dates
+
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/estu/wwi/1914m/gooch/firstpps.htm British Official Documents on the Origins of the War]
 +
:Multi-volume set ed. by G. P. Gooch and Harold Temperley:Vol. I, <i>The End of British Isolation</i>: 1897 - 1903:[http://link.library.utoronto.ca/booksonline/digobject.cfm?Idno=99001094& University of Toronto Digital Collections]
 +
:Vol. XI, <i>The Outbreak of War</i>: June 28 - August 4 1914:[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/1914m/gooch/mainguch.htm Dual Frame version]
 +
:[http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/1914m/gooch/firstpps.htm Standard version]
 +
:<b>Major Resource!</b>
  
*[[The First 'Open Door Note']]<dd></dd>6 September 1899
+
*[[Hague Convention]]
 +
:29 July 1899 & other ratification dates
  
*[[Bülow's 'Hammer and Anvil' Speech before the Reichstag]]<dd></dd>11 December 1899<dd></dd>(German original)
+
*[[The First 'Open Door Note']]
 +
:6 September 1899
  
*[[Bülow's 'Hammer and Anvil' Speech before the Reichstag (The English Translation)]]<dd></dd>11 December 1899<dd></dd>(English translation)  
+
*[[Bülow's 'Hammer and Anvil' Speech before the Reichstag]]
 +
:11 December 1899
 +
:(German original)  
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/china.html Kaiser Wilhelm II on German Interests in China]<dd></dd>2 July 1900
+
*[[Bülow's 'Hammer and Anvil' Speech before the Reichstag (The English Translation)]]
 +
:11 December 1899
 +
:(English translation)
  
*[[The ABC Proposal for British Foreign Policy]]<dd></dd>November 1901
+
*[[Kaiser Wilhelm II on German Interests in China]]
 +
:2 July 1900
  
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/anglojapanesealliance1902.htm Anglo-Japanese Alliance]<dd></dd>30 January 1902<dd></dd>To counter French and Russian designs in the Far East
+
*[[The ABC Proposal for British Foreign Policy]]
 +
:November 1901
  
*[[The Entente Cordiale Between The United Kingdom and France]]<dd></dd>8 April 1904<dd></dd>Later joined by Russia
+
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/anglojapanesealliance1902.htm Anglo-Japanese Alliance]
 +
:30 January 1902
 +
:To counter French and Russian designs in the Far East
  
*[[The Schlieffen Plan]]<dd></dd>1905
+
*[[The Entente Cordiale Between The United Kingdom and France]]
 +
:8 April 1904
 +
:Later joined by Russia
  
*[[The First Moroccan Crisis]]<dd></dd>31 March 1905
+
*[[The Schlieffen Plan]]
 +
:1905
  
*[[Treaty of Portsmouth ending the Russo-Japanese War]]<dd></dd>1905
+
*[[The First Moroccan Crisis]]
 +
:31 March 1905
  
*[[The Anglo-Russian Entente]]<dd></dd>1907
+
*[[Treaty of Portsmouth ending the Russo-Japanese War]]
 +
:1905
  
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/youngturkproclamation.htm Proclamation of the Young Turks]<dd></dd>1908
+
*[http://tmh.floonet.net/pdf/eyre_crowe_memo.pdf Memorandum on the Present State of British Relations with France and Germany] by Eyre Crowe
 +
:1 January 1907
  
*[[The Annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina by Austria-Hungary]]<dd></dd>September - October 1908
+
*[[The Anglo-Russian Entente]]
 +
:1907
  
*[[The Daily Telegraph Affair|The ''Daily Telegraph'' Affair]]<dd></dd>28 October 1908
+
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/youngturkproclamation.htm Proclamation of the Young Turks]
 +
:1908
  
*[[The Racconigi Bargain]]<dd></dd>(Excerpts)<dd></dd>October 1909
+
*[[The Annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina by Austria-Hungary]]
 +
:September - October 1908
  
*[[Norman Angell's The Great Illusion|Norman Angell's ''The Great Illusion'']]<dd></dd>1910
+
*[[The Daily Telegraph Affair|The ''Daily Telegraph'' Affair]]
 +
:28 October 1908
  
*[[Agadir Crisis: Lloyd George's Mansion House Speech]]<dd></dd>21 July 1911
+
*[[The London Naval Conference]]
 +
:26 February 1909
  
*[[Luxembourg Railways Intelligence Report]]<dd></dd>24 September 1911<dd></dd>(Contains facsimiles of original handwritten documents)
+
*[[The Racconigi Bargain]]
 +
:(Excerpts)
 +
:October 1909
  
*[[The Narodna Odbrana |The ''Narodna Odbrana'']]<dd></dd>1911
+
*[[Norman Angell's The Great Illusion|Norman Angell's ''The Great Illusion'']]
 +
:1910
  
*[[Constitution of the Black Hand |Constitution of the ''Black Hand'']]<dd></dd>1911
+
*[[Agadir Crisis: Lloyd George's Mansion House Speech]]
 +
:21 July 1911
  
*[[The Haldane Mission]]<dd></dd>8 - 12 February 1912
+
*[[Luxembourg Railways Intelligence Report]]
 +
:24 September 1911
 +
:(Contains facsimiles of original handwritten documents)
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/class.html Heinrich Class, "<i>If I were Kaiser</i>"]<dd></dd>1912<dd></dd>English translation of <i>Wenn ich Kaiser wär'</i>.
+
*[[The Narodna Odbrana |The ''Narodna Odbrana'']]
 +
:1911
  
*[[Amended Version of The Triple Alliance]]<dd></dd>5 December 1912<dd></dd>(Fifteen articles in the original French.)
+
*[[Constitution of the Black Hand |Constitution of the ''Black Hand'']]
 +
:1911
  
*[[Amended Version of The Triple Alliance (English translation of the above)]]<dd></dd>5 December 1912<dd></dd>
+
*[[The Haldane Mission]]
 +
:8 - 12 February 1912
  
*[[Austro-Hungarian / Rumanian Accord]]<dd></dd>5 February 1913<dd></dd>(In the original French)
+
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/class.html Heinrich Class, "<i>If I were Kaiser</i>"]
 +
:1912:English translation of <i>Wenn ich Kaiser wär'</i>.
  
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/wilson1913inauguration.htm President Wilson's Inaugural Address]<dd></dd>4 March 1913
+
*[[Amended Version of The Triple Alliance]]
 +
:5 December 1912
 +
:(Fifteen articles in the original French.)
  
*[[The Zabern Affair]]<dd></dd>1913
+
*[[Amended Version of The Triple Alliance (English translation of the above)]]
 +
:5 December 1912:
  
*[[British Imperial Connexions to the Arab National Movement]]<dd></dd>1912-1914
+
*[[Austro-Hungarian / Rumanian Accord]]
 +
:5 February 1913
 +
:(In the original French)
  
*[[Prince Lichnowsky's Mission to London, Memoirs]]<dd></dd>1912-1914
+
*[http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/wilson1913inauguration.htm President Wilson's Inaugural Address]
 +
:4 March 1913
  
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/bernhardi.html<i>The Next War</i>, by General Friedrich von Bernhardi]<dd></dd>1914
+
*[[The Zabern Affair]]
<hr>
+
:1913
  
<center>
+
*[[British Imperial Connexions to the Arab National Movement]]
'''[[Main_Page | WWI Document Archive Main Index Page]]'''
+
:1912-1914
</center>
+
 
<hr><hr>
+
*[[Prince Lichnowsky's Mission to London, Memoirs]]
 +
:1912-1914
 +
 
 +
*[http://h-net.org/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/bernhardi.html<i>The Next War</i>, by General Friedrich von Bernhardi]
 +
:1914
 +
<hr>
 +
<p align="right">
 +
[[Main_Page | WWI Document Archive ]] > '''Pre - 1914 Documents'''
 +
</p><hr>
 +
<center></center>

Latest revision as of 01:47, 20 February 2010

WWI Document Archive > Pre - 1914 Documents


Banner.gif
Headline.gif