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.
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 ...
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).
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.