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At a Glance
Material is arranged into 5 series Series I: Cataloged Correspondence; Series II: Arranged Correspondence; Series III: Manuscripts; Series IV: Subject Files; Series V: Printed Material
Scope and Content
Correspondence, manuscripts, and documents created during Baĭkalov's sojourn in England, from about 1918 on. There is correspondence with major Russian emigres such as Aleksandr Guchkov, Aleksandr Kerenskiĭ, Boris Nikolaevskiĭ, and Marc Slonim, and with British figures such as Malcolm Muggeridge, the Duchess of Atholl, Sir Bernard Pares, and Sidney Webb.
The manuscripts consist mostly of Baĭkalov's writings for British and Russian emigre periodicals. The subject files concern such organizations as Zakupsbyt (The Union of Siberian Cooperative Unions) and the American Slavic Colonization Trust.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
This collection is located on-site.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1958.
Papers Processed 12/--/78.
Papers Accessioned 1959.
2009-06-26 xml document instance created
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Russian Social Democrat who settled in England after the 1917 Revolution.