Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection


Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection



Sihanouk collectionThis online collection contains a selection of materials from the Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection.

The Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection is a large and prestigious collection donated to Monash University Library by His Majesty Norodom Sihanouk, former King of Cambodia, in November 2004.

It represents a significant part of King Norodom Sihanouk’s personal archive. It consists of books and journals in French and English, including items written by the King; documents, transcripts, correspondence and photographs relating to his political activities; a large collection of videos and DVDs, including films documenting Norodom Sihanouk’s official activities, films about Cambodia and Cambodian politics, and films by Norodom Sihanouk and members of his family; film scripts, photographs and documents relating to the King’s film-making activities; sound recordings and published music scores of compositions and songs by the King; and a set of Bulletin Mensuel de Documentation du Secrétariat privé de S.A.R. le Prince Norodom Sihanouk du Cambodge. An online inventory of the collection is in preparation.

Collection Items

Black and white film of the speech given in Phnom Penh in 1966 by French President, General Charles De Gaulle, during which the French leader condemned US policies in the region and supported Prince Sihanouk’s efforts to keep Cambodia neutral and…

Film of the visit paid by Their Majesties the King and Queen of Cambodia to the province of Rattanakiri in Cambodia

Film of the State Visit paid to France in April 1996 by King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia, showing in particular his reception at the Elysee Palace by President and Madame Jacques Chirac.

In July 1991, Prince Norodom Sihanouk led a delegation of the Supreme National Council of Cambodia (composed of Chea Sim, Hun Sen and Prince Norodom Ranariddh) on a visit to Pyong Yang (North Korea), where they met with President Kim Il Sung and…

Documentary of the visit by Prince Norodom Sihanouk to a Khmer Rouge controlled area (Phnum Thmey) in the province of Battambang, nor far from the Thai-Cambodia border, where he received the credentials of the Ambassador of Pakistan accredited to…

In June/July 1987, Princess Monique was sent by Prince Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia to visit his compatriots at the refugee camps on the Thai-Cambodia border. She also had meetings with senior Thai, Indonesian and Malaysian officials in Bangkok.

Cambodian National Television (TVK) report of the visit to Paris by HM Queen Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia for the Official Opening of the ANGKOR Exhibition at the Grand Palace in Paris. The report shows the Queen being greeted by the French…

This booklet contains the music score and words for the compositions "Homage of Khmer
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