Installation of the High Authority in Luxembourg (10 August 1952)

On 10 August 1952, the High Authority of the ECSC begins its work in Luxembourg. The Information and Press Office of the Luxembourg Government gives an account of the day's events. This account includes a speech given by Jean Monnet at the first session of the High Authority, as well as speeches given by Émile Hamilius, Mayor of the City of Luxembourg, by Joseph Bech, Luxembourg Foreign Minister, and another by Jean Monnet at the welcoming ceremony organised by the Luxembourg authorities.

Source and copyright

Source: Bulletin d'Information n° 8/9. Luxembourg: Service Information et Presse du Ministère d'Etat luxembourgeois, 30.09.1952. "Luxembourg, Capitale provisoire de la Communauté Européenne du Charbon et de l’Acier: Installation à Luxembourg de la Haute Autorité - 10 août 1952", p. 145-151.

Copyright: (c) Service Information et Presse du Gouvernement luxembourgeois

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