Stanisław Swianiewicz collection

Stanisław Swianiewicz collection

 


Stanisław Swianiewicz (1899-1997) was a Professor of Economics at Saint Mary's University between 1963 and 1973 (and was appoint a Professor Emeritus upon retirement).

During the Second World War, Swainiewicz served in the Polish Army, where he was captured by the Soviet Army, and became one of 400 survivors of the infamous Katyn Massacre.

Further information about Swainiewicz's life can be found in his Wikipedia entry: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanis%C5%82aw_Swianiewicz ,or in his autobiography, In The Shadow of Katyn: Stalin's Terror, available at SMU's Patrick Power Library: http://smu.novanet.ca/SMU:default_scope:NOVANET_ALEPH002761547

The material in this collection was gathered mainly by SMU History Professor Dr. George F. W. Young, and represents a small portion of the material maintained by the Archives.

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