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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 Some of the letters include Brodsky's unpublished poetry and drawings.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada - Leonti
Russian Orthodox priest who served in Russian America and later gained sainthood. Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Photoduplication Service, Library of Congress, . 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. "5/22/53."
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.
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.
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 ...
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).
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 ...
Russkiĭ Zagranichnyĭ Istoricheskiĭ Arkhiv V Prage. Biblioteka
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 ...
Komissii︠a︡ Po Rassledovanii︠u︡ Prichin I Obstoi︠a︡telʹstv Gosudarstvennogo Perevorota Na Temu "o Roli Repressirovannykh Organov V Gosudarstvennom Perevorote 19-21 Avgusta 1991 G." (russia)
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.
This collection contains important programs and photographs from the Bolshoi Theatre, primarily of dance productions, gathered in 1946 and 1947 by Houston Maples. It contains 9 books; 1 review; 3 articles; 32 programs; 133 pictures; 9 videotapes. Photographs and programs include traditional Bolshoi productions of Marius Petipa's choreographies, such as Don Quixote, Raymonda, Nutcracker, and Swan Lake, as well as the pioneering Soviet ballet ...
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.
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.
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.