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Georgii Petrovich Fedotov Papers, 1907-1957

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Fedotov.
Bib ID 4077489 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Fedotov, G. P. (Georgiĭ Petrovich), 1886-1951 ; Bulgakov, Sergeĭ Nikolaevich, 1871-1944 ; Berberova, N. (Nina) ; Berdi︠a︡ev, Nikolaĭ, 1874-1948 ; Florovsky, Georges, 1893-1979 ; Frank, S.L. (Semen Li︠u︡dvigovich), 1877-1950 ; Losskiĭ, N. O. (Nikolaĭ Onufrievich), 1870-1965 ; T︠S︡vetaeva, Marina, 1892-1941
Title Georgii Petrovich Fedotov Papers, 1907-1957
Physical Description 1300 items (9 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Box 2 was closed until January 1, 1992.

Arrangement

Description

Scope and Content

The papers include correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and printed materials. Among the correspondents are Sergeĭ Bulgakov, Nikolaĭ Losskiĭ, and Marina T︠S︡vetaeva, and there are one or two letters each from Nina Berberova, Georgiĭ Florovskiĭ, and Semen Frank. There is substantial family correspondence, primarily letters from Fedotov to his wife and daughter. Manuscripts include articles and lectures by Fedotov, and a draft of his translation of the Book of Psalms into Russian; there is also a poem by Marina T︠S︡vetaeva, "M.V." (1932). Printed material consists of off-prints of many of Fedotov's articles. There are subject files on Nikolaĭ Berdi︠a︡ev and on the Bogoslovskiĭ Institute conflict in the late 1930s.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Box 2 was closed until January 1, 1992.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1962.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1962.

Papers Processed 04/--/79.

Papers Revised 04/--/80.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

2020-05-12 Removed restriction on box 2.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lectures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters (correspondence) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Emigration and immigration -- Europe -- Social aspects -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- Soviet Union -- Social aspects -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- United States -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russkai︠a︡ pravoslavnai︠a︡ t︠s︡erkovʹ Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Religious historian and author who taught in France and the United States.