A Pause on fl Dustbins ”
The Records Found amongst a Pile of Thrown Away Writings
This paper provides information about the reoords, writings, research sources (including newspaper, statement, and report) and private letters of Alfonce L.M. Nicolas (1864 1939). the French translator, politician and orientalist in Iran-
Some time ago M.Y. Monteil found and collected these records from a dustbin on the side of Raspail Street, dose to Montparnasse Street, in Paris.
At present the records are preserved in Iran National Archives Organization. It is hoped the rest of them will be collected and transferred to INAO as well.