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    Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Diocese of...

    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
    • Date: 1733
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    Peter A. Demens papers,

    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.
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    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.
    • Date: 1783
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    Nikolay Karlovich Medtner papers,

    The collection documents Medtner's personal life and career. The Correspondence series contains family correspondence, primarily among Medtner, brother Ėmiliĭ, and wife Anna; and general correspondence to and from many individuals, including Sergei and Nataliya Rachmaninoff, Leon and Olga Conus, Sophia Aleksandrovna Satina, Konstantin Klimov, Madeleine Laliberté (Mrs. Albert Laliberté), Bernard and Cecile Pinsonneault, Abbé J.G. Turcotte, Sadhu Singh Dhami, Issay Dobrowen, Marcel Dupré, Aleksandr ...

    • Contributor: Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich
    • Date: 1826
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    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
    • Date: 1826
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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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    Dmitriĭ Antonovich Volkogonov papers,

    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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    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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    Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Diocese of...

    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 U.S., 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, printed matter, photographs, and ...

    • Contributor: Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Diocese of Alaska
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    Yudin collection of Russian-American Company records,

    Official letters, work reports, tariff and cargo registers, ships' journals, accounts of exploratory expeditions, and other records relating to the exploration and colonization of Alaska and Siberia by the Russian-American Company (Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai︠a︡ kompanii︠a︡). Also includes material relating to the company's contacts with the Japanese, Chinese, and Portuguese. Individuals represented include Nikolaĭ Petrovich Rezanov and G.I. Shelikhov.

    • Contributor: I︠u︡din, G. V. (gennadiĭ Vasilʹevich) - Yudin Collection (library of Congress) - Rossiĭsko-Amerikanskai︠a︡ Kompanii︠a
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    Russia miscellany,

    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, 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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    L.K. Artamonov papers,

    Chiefly reports by Artamonoff (Artamonov) in Russian of a Russian mission (1897-1899) to Emperor Meneleke (Menelik II) of Abyssinia. Also, a report on the same mission by Basily Archipov (Vasilīĭa Arkhipov) in Russian with an English translation, a clipping, poetry by Artamonvov's granddaughter Elisavietta Ritchie, and miscellaneous papers.

    • Contributor: Artamonov, L. K.
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    Supreme Soviet Investigation of the 1991 Coup : The Suppresse...

    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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    Records of the Ministerstva Inostrannykh del, Russia,

    Consists of selections from the Administrative files (1809-16) and the Chancellery files (1809-14) of diplomatic correspondence, memoranda, and reports of the American and Russian envoys in Petrograd and Washington including John Q. Adams, James A. Bayard, André de Dashkov, Albert Gallatin, Théodore de Pahlen, and Eduard de Stoeckl; also similar materials from the Asiatic, Doklad, London, Washington, and other files, dealing with the Russian ...

    • Contributor: Russia. Ministerstva Inostrannykh Del
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    Sibirskaya Vechora concert collection,

    Sibirskaya Vechora concert of traditional songs and dance from Siberia, Russia, performed in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, October 12, 2010. Concert was produced by Open World Cultural Leaders Program, hosted by CEC ArtsLink and the National Council for Traditional Arts (NCTA). Collection includes an audio recording of the concert; plus an audio recording of the group titled "Music, My Scrapbook" (2008) (39:28 ...

    • Date: 2008
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    Russia. Morskoe ministerstvo records,

    Logs, reports, instructions, and other documents of the Russian Morskoe Ministerstvo (Ministry of the Navy) relating to expeditions to Kamchatka (Kamchatskai︠a︡ ėkspedit︠s︡ii︠a︡) involving Vitus Jonassen Bering and Nikolaĭ Fedorovich Golovin as well as selections from the Admiralty Council and College files, Imperial Orders, the Hydrographic Section and papers of Grigoriĭ Grigorʹevich Kushelev and Ivan Grigorʹevich Tchernishev relating to the Aleutian Islands, the ships Neva, ...

    • Contributor: Russia. Morskoe Ministerstvo
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    Russian charitable and philanthropic societies :

    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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    YAR International Russian folk concert collection,

    Collection of video and sound recordings of concert groups in costume performing Russian folk dance, song, and choral music. Collection includes some correspondence and a brochure for the Omsk State Ensemble of Singing and Dancing.

    • Date: 2000
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    Opisanie pisʹmennykh pami︠a︡tnikov koreĭskoĭ tradit︠s︡ionnoĭ kulʹ...

    Summary in English some text also in Korean. At head of title: Rossiĭskai︠a︡ akademii︠a︡ nauk. In-t Vostokovedenii︠a︡. Sankt-Peterburgskiĭ filial. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. At head of title: Российская академия наук. Ин-т Востоковедения. Санкт-Петербургский филиал. в. 1. Корейские письменные памятники в фонде китайских ксилографов восточного отдела научной библиотеки Санкт-Петербургского государственного университета -- в. 2. Корейские письменные памятники в рукописном отделе Института восточных рукописей Российской ...

    • Contributor: Trot︠s︡evich, A. F. (adelaida Fedorovna) - Gurʹeva, A. A. (anastasii︠a︡ Aleksandrovna)
    • Date: 2007
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    Nikolaĭ Vi︠a︡cheslavovich Pleve papers,

    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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    Katalog byvsheĭ Biblioteki russkogo zagranichnogo istorichesk...

    Guide contains introduction in English and index to newspaper catalog in Russian. Reproduces two card catalogs of the former library of the Russkiĭ zagranichnyĭ istoricheskiĭ arkhiv (RZIA), referred to in the United States as the "Prague Archive." The main catalog, covering books, periodicals and ephemera, consists of approximately 80,000 handwritten cards. The catalog to newspapers consists of approximately 15,000 oversized handwritten cards with detailed ...

    • Contributor: Russkiĭ Zagranichnyĭ Istoricheskiĭ Arkhiv V Prage. Biblioteka
    • Date: 1992
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    [Old Russian manuscripts of the Pushkinskii Dom (IRLAN) prese...

    Title supplied by cataloger from accompanying material. Accompanied by a reel index prepared by the staff of the Library of Congress Preservation Reformatting Division. Consulted CEEL Team, vr03 03-02-97. Added reels 39 & 40 as reported by PRD, vr03 06-10-99.

    • Date: 1997
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    Collection,

    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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    Sergei Zhirkevich photograph collection,

    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 Zamogilʹi︠a︡ do Blagodati, From Beyond ...

    • Date: 1980
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    Anatoliĭ Zakharovich Rubinov papers,

    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 folders as an ...

    • Contributor: Rubinov, Anatoli
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    Ivan Alekseevich Korzukhin papers,

    Correspondence, miscellaneous papers relating to the Chukotski expeditions, and biographical material compiled by Korzus wife, Marii︠a︡ Aleksandrovna Korzukhina. Relates primarily to several unsuccessful efforts made by Korzukhin and others to exploit the mineral resources, particularly gold, of the Chukotski (Chukchi) Peninsula and surrounding region. The volume is illustrated with photographs and a single map in Russian.

    • Contributor: Korzukhin, Ivan Alekseevich