Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1913
Number:38 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Benjamin Franklin Trueblood
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1847
Year, Death:1916
Profession:Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau. Secretary of the US Peace Society.
City:Boston
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Motivation:Trueblood was secretary of the US Peace Society. Editor of the periodical "The Advocate of Peace". He wrote "The Federation of the World" and he translated Kant's "Zum ewigen Frieden" into English. Trueblood attended most international peace conferences and was a member of the Commission of the Peace Bureau. He organized two peace congresses held in the USA (Chicago 1893 and Boston 1904) and was a member of the International Law Association.
 
Nominator:
Name:Klas Pontus Arnoldson
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1844
Year, Death:1916
Profession:Nobel Peace Prize laureate 1908.
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
 

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