• Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Diocese of Alaska records, 1733-1938

    Principally ecclesiastical records relating to the administration of the numerous parishes and chapels of the Russian Orthodox Church in Alaska, and, to a lesser extent, in Canada and the United States, comprising correspondence, registers of births, marriages, and deaths, confession and communion records, a clergy dossier, orders and edicts (ukases) from imperial and ecclesiastical authorities, financial records, diaries and travel journals, photographs, printed matter, ...

    • Contributor: Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Diocese of Alaska
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nikolay Karlovich Medtner papers, 1826-1954

    Nikolay Medtner was a Russian-born pianist and composer. The collection documents Medtner's personal life and career and includes correspondence, programs, articles, reviews, clippings, photographs, books with Medtner's annotations, three manuscript scores in Medtner's hand, realia, and other miscellaneous items.

    • Contributor: Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Serge Koussevitzky Archive, 1920-1976

    Through his work as a conductor and publisher and his efforts to commission new musical works, Serge Koussevitzky (1874-1951) maintained deep ties with many of the finest composers and musicians of the day. In addition to serving as a record of Koussevitzky's life and career, the collection extensively chronicles periods in the history of organizations such as the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Berkshire Music ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Mertvyi︠a︡ dushi / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Consists of the manuscript of a part of chapter 3 of the second part of Gogol's Dead Souls, including 13 original unpublished drawings, laid loose in a clamshell box. Ms. text is in ink; drawings and captions, ruled borders and decorative initial in pencil. Rosenwald 2059 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. [20] p. : ill. ; 44 ...

    • Contributor: Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ VasilʹEvich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1855
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    Vozdushnye puti records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, writings, editorial records, clippings, printed matter, annotated sheet music, photographs, negatives, and other records of Vozdushnye Puti (Aerial Ways), a journal of Russian literary criticism. Gift, Sophie Grynberg, 1971. Collection material in Russian, with English, French, and German. Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009176 MSS42762 1,500 items. 6 containers. 2.4 linear feet.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Vozdushnye puti records, 1923-1967

    Correspondence, writings, editorial records, clippings, printed matter annotated sheet music, photographs, negatives, and miscellaneous material relating to Vozdushnye Puti (Aerial Ways), a journal of Russian literary criticism.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Russia miscellany, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Miscellaneous documents relating to various topics. Includes manuscript of thanksgiving service for victory of Russian troops over King of Prussia at Frankfort, 1759; letters in German relating to the Women's Association of Riga, 1846-1859; officer attendance records of the Nicolaevski Academy of the General Staff, St. Petersburg, 1879-1881; and other papers. Acquisitions, 19th and 20th centuries. Collection material in Russian, German, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Yudin collection of Russian-American Company records, 1783-1946

    Official letters, work reports, tariff and cargo registers, ships' journals, accounts of exploratory expeditions, and other papers relating to the exploration and colonization of Alaska and Siberia by the Russian-American Company (Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai︠a︡ kompanii︠a︡).

    • Contributor: I︠U︡Din, G. V. (Gennadiĭ VasilʹEvich) - I︠U︡Din, G. V.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Mertvyia Dushi

    Consists of the manuscript of a part of chapter 3 of the second part of Gogol's Dead Souls, including 13 original unpublished drawings, laid loose in a clamshell box. Ms. text is in ink; drawings and captions, ruled borders and decorative initial in pencil. Rosenwald 2059 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. [20] p. : ill. ; 44 ...

    • Contributor: Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ VasilʹEvich
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Brodsky correspondence, 1965-1972

    Poet. Letters from Brodsky to Kira Fedorovna Samosiuk including Brodsky's poetry and drawings.

    • Contributor: Brodsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Poushkin Society in America records, 1931-1955

    Society celebrating poet Aleksandr Sergeevich Puskin. Correspondence, minutes, programs, literary contest essays, clippings, an index to Pushkin's Boris Godunov, photographs, and other records relating chiefly to Pushkin and the formation and history of the society.

    • Contributor: Poushkin Society in America
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Gizella Lakhman papers, 1883-1969

    Poet, translator, and bibliographer. Correspondence, poems, translations, newspaper clippings, a scrapbook, printed matter, and other material relating to Lakhman's interests.

    • Contributor: Lakhman, Gizella
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jacobo Ficher Collection

    Russian composer Jacobo Ficher (1896-1978) became significantly associated with Argentine music of the twentieth century after moving to South America in 1923. In addition to composing, he developed a brilliant career as an orchestra conductor, prominent teacher, and violinist. The Jacobo Ficher Collection comprises practically all of the composer's works, mainly holograph manuscript scores, in all major categories of composition including opera and ballet. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Peter A. Demens papers, 1880-2000

    Author, businessman, railroad promoter, and entrepreneur. Notebooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, and articles mostly relating to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy and Russian and American newspapers on events in America and his life.

    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A. - Tverskoĭ, P. A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Serge Diaghilev/Serge Lifar Collection, 1750-1950

    Serge Diaghilev had a profound influence on music, ballet and art in the twentieth century. His musical interests, as demonstrated in this collection, spanned a range of styles; much of the material represents works considered by Diaghilev for the Ballets Russes and many bear annotations and performance indications. This library, acquired by Serge Lifar, Diaghilev's protégé, is rich in eighteenth-century Italian works, nineteenth-century Russian ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Dmitriĭ Antonovich Volkogonov papers, 1887-1995

    Military historian, member of the Russian parliament, and advisor to the president of the Russian Federation. Copies of correspondence, memoranda, articles, texts of speeches, interviews, personal testimonies, investigative and other reports, official protocols, directives, resolutions, schedules, logs, inventories of archival material, printed material, film scenarios, and photographs reproduced from records in thirteen Russian archives as well as the originals of some of Volkogonov's personal ...

    • Contributor: Volkogonov, Dmitriĭ Antonovich - Volkogonov, Dmitriĭ Antonovich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, papers, 1855-1962

    Head of the Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Chiefly bound volumes of diaries and correspondence records listing outgoing letters (1921-1960), documenting Leontiĭ's role as an educator, editor of the Russian American Orthodox Messenger (Russko-amerikanskīĭ pravoslavnyĭ vi͡estn), advisor to Russian Orthodox bishops, and advocate of Russian American Orthodox autonomy.

    • Contributor: Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada - Leontii
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Russia miscellany, 1759-1928

    Miscellaneous documents relating to various topics. Includes manuscript of thanksgiving service for victory of Russian troops over King of Prussia at Frankfort am Main, Germay, 1759; letters in German relating to the Women's Association of Riga, Latvsa, 1846-1859; officer attendance records of the Nicolaevski Academy of the General Staff, St. Petersburg, Russia,1879-1881; and other papers.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nikolai Lopatnikoff Collection, 1916-1979

    Russian-born composer Nikolai Lopatnikoff (1903-1976) studied in Germany and began his career there before fleeing Europe in 1939. He first settled in New York before joining the faculty of the Carnegie Institute of Technology (later Carnegie Mellon University) in Pittsburgh, where he taught for nearly twenty-five years. He maintained ties with many émigré artists in this country. The collection contains the composer's holograph and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Anatoliĭ Zakharovich Rubinov papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Chiefly letters from readers of the weekly newspaper, Literaturnai︠a︡ gazeta, addressed to the editorship of the newspaper in response to articles written by Rubinov and others pertaining to contemporary economic and social issues confronting the Soviet Union and Russia and to their impact on the everyday life of Soviet and Russian citizens. Photocopies and abstracts of articles are filed in some ...

    • Contributor: Rubinov, Anatolii
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Anatoliĭ Zakharovich Rubinov papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Chiefly letters from readers of the weekly newspaper, Literaturnai︠a︡ gazeta, addressed to the editorship of the newspaper in response to articles written by Rubinov and others pertaining to contemporary economic and social issues confronting the Soviet Union and Russia and to their impact on the everyday life of Soviet and Russian citizens. Photocopies and abstracts of articles are filed in some ...

    • Contributor: Rubinov, Anatolii
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sergei Zhirkevich photograph collection, 1980-1998

    Collection consists of 28 black-and-white photographic prints and 46 pages of diary excerpts written in the field by Sergei Zhirkevich, who documented music, dance, religious traditions (processions, Shrovetide customs) and rural life in the Pskov and Leningrad regions of Russia, the North Caucasus mountain area, Kazakhstan, and the former Baltic states between 1982 and 1998 for his book, Ot Zamogil'ia do Blagodati, From Beyond ...

    • Contributor: Zhirkevich, Serge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material