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At a Glance
Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, a subject file, and printed materials collected by Ermolov. The collection almost exclusively concerns the 1917 Revolution and the Civil War. Correspondence includes items by Isabel Hapgood and Konstantin Nabokov. The manuscripts include English-language translations of Russian materials from the period. There are 2 photographs: 1 of Grigoriĭ Rasputin at a tea party in 1916, and the other of the State Duma in 1917. The subject file concerns the Orthodox Patriarch Tikhon in 1917-19. Printed materials include Russian, English, and American clippings, pamphlets, journals, posters, and fliers.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1962.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection Accessioned 1962.
Collection Processed 03/--/79.
Collection Revised 04/--/82.
History / Biographical Note
He was for many years an associate of Thomas Wittemore in the Committee for the Education of Russian Youth in Exile and worked in the library of the American Byzantine Institute in France.