Manuscript/Mixed MaterialMertvyi︠a︡ dushi
Мертвыя души / Consists of the manuscript of a part of chapter 3 of the second part of Gogol's Dead Souls, including 13 original unpublished drawings, laid loose in a clamshell box.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.
- Contributor: Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich - Sokolov, Pavel Petrovich - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1855
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CollectionPeter 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
CollectionPoushkin 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
- Date: 1931
CollectionDmitriĭ 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
CollectionVozdushnye 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.
- Date: 1923
CollectionYudin 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
CollectionGizella 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
- Date: 1883
CollectionLeontiĭ, 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
CollectionJoseph Brodsky correspondence, 1965-1972 Poet. Letters from Brodsky to Kira Fedorovna Samosiuk including Brodsky's poetry and drawings.
- Contributor: Brodsky, Joseph
- Date: 1965
CollectionRussian 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
- Date: 1733
CollectionRussia 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
CollectionNikolay 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