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

Year: 1911
Number: 22-2
   
Nominee:  
Baron José Maria da Silva Rio Branco (Paranhos Jr)
M
1845
Former Professor of History. Brazilian Minister of Foreign Affairs
Rio de Janeiro
BR (BRAZIL)
   
Motivation: Nominated for his efforts to secure Brazil's borders through several boundary settlements and for his efforts to solve the conflicts between Brazil and its neighbouring countries. He also participated in the Brazilian abolitionist movement and he was directly engaged in 27 arbitration treaties.
   
Nominator:
 
Carlos Peixoto de Mello
M
Member of the Brazilian parliament
BR (BRAZIL)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
Karl Vilhelm Hammer
M
   
Comment: The nomination was also signed by J. de Medeinos, member of the Brazilian parliament.
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