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    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.
    • Date: 1880
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    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
    • Date: 1887
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    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 - Leonti
    • Date: 1855
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    Joseph Brodsky correspondence, 1965-1972 Poet. Letters from Brodsky to Kira Fedorovna Samosiuk including Brodsky's poetry and drawings.
    • Contributor: Brodsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1965
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    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.
    • Date: 1759
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    Peter A. Demens papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, articles, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy (Saint Petersburg, Russia) and for Russian and American newspapers. Subjects include American politics and presidential campaigns; the annexation of Hawaii; Cuba; Dukhobors and their immigration to Canada; treatment of Jews in Russia; the Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905; Bloody Sunday, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1905; Molokans in...
    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A. - Tverskoĭ, P. A.
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    Russia miscellany, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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.
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    Dmitriĭ Antonovich Volkogonov papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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 papers. Reflects Volkogonov's study of significant events and individuals of modern Russian history beginning in the...
    • Contributor: Volkogonov, Dmitriĭ Antonovich
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    Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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 vi︠e︡stnik), advisor to Russian Orthodox bishops, and advocate of Russian American Orthodox autonomy. Many of the entries in the correspondence records are annotated or have copies of the letters attached. Poetry and financial notes also appear in...
    • Contributor: Leonti
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    Joseph Brodsky correspondence, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Letters from Brodsky to Kira Fedorovna Samosi︠u︡k reflecting their friendship as well as documenting broader aspects of life in the Soviet Union. Some of the letters include Brodsky's unpublished poetry and drawings.
    • Contributor: Brodsky, Joseph
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    Supreme Soviet Investigation of the 1991 Coup : The Suppressed Transcripts: Part 1. Hearings "Concerning the Role of Repressive Organs in the Putsch of 19-21 August 1991,"
    Stenogramma zasedanii︠a︡ Komissii po rassledovanii︠u︡ prichin i obstoi︠a︡telʹstv gosudarstvennogo perevorota na temu "O roli repressirovannykh organov v gosudarstvennom perevorote 19-21 avgusta 1991 g.," Catalog Record Only
    Transcripts of the investigation by the Russian Supreme Soviet Commission for Investigating the Causes and Circumstances of the August Putsch of the August 1991 coup attempt against Soviet President Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev that led to the election of Boris Yeltsin as President of the Russian Federation. Documents the investigation of the structure and activity including financial dealings of the Communist Party of the Soviet...
    • Contributor: Komissii︠a︡ Po Rassledovanii︠u︡ Prichin I Obstoi︠a︡telʹstv Gosudarstvennogo Perevorota Na Temu "o Roli Repressirovannykh Organov V Gosudarstvennom Perevorote 19-21 Avgusta 1991 G." (Russia)
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    G. G. Telʹberg papers, Catalog Record Only Autobiography and memoirs, literary manuscripts, lecture notes, speeches, periodical articles, and newspaper clippings, concerning Telberg's life in Russia, where he became a member of the Kerensky government, and his later life in the Far East and the United States.
    • Contributor: Telʹberg, G. G. (Georgiĭ Gustavovich)
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    Joseph Stalin statement, Catalog Record Only Photocopy of a handwritten statement, bearing Stalin's signature, pertaining to the teachings of Vladimir Ilʹich Lenin, published in the Rabochaya Gazete on the first anniversary of Lenin's death, January 21, 1925; together with a typewritten transcript of an English translation.
    • Contributor: Stalin, Joseph
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    Nikolaĭ Vi︠a︡cheslavovich Pleve papers, Catalog Record Only Chiefly correspondence (1907-1917) addressed to Pleve while serving in various government positions including deputy minister of interior affairs under Czar Nicholas II. Also includes personal correspondence and other papers such as a charter for nobility rights (1785 April 21) from Catherine II, Empress of Russia, possibly concerning Pleve's father, Vi︠a︡cheslav Konstantinovich Pleve.
    • Contributor: Pleve, Nikolaĭ Vi︠a︡cheslavovich
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    Ivanov family papers, Catalog Record Only Official correspondence, military records, disability certificates, receipts, and awards of Vasiliĭ Afanasevich Ivanov and his son, Petr Vasilievich Ivanov, relating chiefly to their military service. Also includes a charter of nobility and other papers documenting the ancestry and nobility of the Ivanov family.
    • Contributor: Ivanov, Petr Vasilievich - Ivanov, Vasiliĭ Afanasevich - Khersonsʹka Oblastʹ (Ukraine)
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    Collection, Catalog Record Only Consists of selections from the State Archive of the Russian Empire (Gosarkhiv) relating to Kamchatka expeditions, land bridges between Asia and America, trade with North America, and Vitus Bering's explorations.
    • Contributor: Russia. Gosudarstvennyĭ Arkhiv Rossīĭskoĭ Imperīi.
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    Svi︠a︡teĭshiĭ Pravitel'stvuiushchiĭ Sinod collection, Catalog Record Only Reports, charges, and a tabulation of goods from the Archive of the Holy Synod relating to affairs on Kodiak Island.
    • Contributor: Russia. Svi︠a︡teĭshiĭ Pravitel'stvuiushchiĭ Sinod
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    Russian charitable and philanthropic societies : Catalog Record Only Correspondence, reports, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to charitable and philanthropic societies in Russia. Collected in connection with the celebration of the one-hundredth anniversary of American independence in Philadelphia, Pa. Includes reports of the Mitauschen Frauen-Vereins, Mitau (Jelgava), Latvia; and of other societies in locations including Courland, Latvia; Estonia; Rīga, Latvia; and Saint Petersburg (Russia).
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    Nicholas Daniloff papers, Catalog Record Only Printed memoir, in Russian, of Daniloff's grandfather, General I︠U︡. N. Danilov (1866-1937), Deputy Chief of the Russian General Staff from 1900 to ca. 1915. The title of the memoir translates as "My Recollections of Emperor Nicholas II and Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich." The memoir was printed in Germany between 1925 and 1935.
    • Contributor: Daniloff, Nicholas - Danilov, I︠u︡. N. (I︠u︡riĭ Nikiforovich)