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The Nomination Database for the Nobel Prize
in Peace, 1901-1956

Year: 1905
Number: 8-1
   
Nominee 1:  
John Theodor Lund
M
1842
1913
Member of Parliament. Member of the Norwegian Nobel Committee (1897-1913).
Bergen
NO (NORWAY)
   
Nominee 2:  
The Inter-Parliamentary Union
Bern
CH (SWITZERLAND)
   
Motivation: Lund was a pioneer of Norwegian inter-parliamentary peace work, and he represented Norway at several international peace conferences. The Inter-Parliamentary Union promoted international arbitration and organized annual inter-parliamentary conferences.
   
Nominator:
 
Philip James Stanhope
M
Member of the Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union
GB (UNITED KINGDOM)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
Nikolaus Mathias Gjelsvik
M
   
Comment: Stanhope was elevated to the peerage in 1905 and he entered the House of Lords as Lord Weardale (First Baron Weardale of Stanhope).
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