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Nikolai Nikolaevich Flige Manuscripts, 1906-1959

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Flige
Bib ID 4077505 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Flige, Nikolaĭ Nikolaevich, 1876-1959
Title Nikolai Nikolaevich Flige Manuscripts, 1906-1959
Physical Description 59 items (1 Box)
Language(s) Russian .

This collection is located on-site.



Scope and Content

Collection includes Flige's memoirs, which discuss such topics as his childhood and education; ballet and theatre; Kiev and St. Petersburg; his great-uncle, N.Kh. Bunge, his father-in-law V.N. Kokovt︠s︡ov, and Sergeĭ Witte; and of the 1917 Revolution. There are also essays by him on such topics as insurance companies, on the business world of St. Petersburg, and on agrarian issues. Notes and materials collected by Flige evidently relate to a planned book on the fate of the Imperial family during the Revolution. Printed materials include M. Gert︠s︡enshteĭn's, "Agrarnyĭ vopros" (1906), and Aleksandrov's, "Nekotorye dannyi︠a︡ po agrarnomu voprosu" (1917).

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Manuscripts: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1957.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Manuscripts Accessioned 1957.

Manuscripts Processed 04/--/79.

Manuscripts Revised 11/--/82.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

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

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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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Bunge, N. Kh. (Nikolaĭ Khristianovich), 1823-1895 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Business Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gert︠s︡enshteĭn, Mikhail I︠A︡kovlevich, 1859-1915 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kokovt︠s︡ov, Vladimir Nikolaevich, 1853-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russia -- Politics and government -- 1894-1917 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russia -- Social life and customs -- 1533-1917 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Vitte, S. I︠U︡., graf (Sergeĭ I︠U︡lʹevich), 1849-1915 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Businessman in St. Petersburg before the 1917 Revolution.