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Izmailovskii Leib Gvardii Polk Records, 1830-1950

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Izmaĭlovskiĭ Polk
Bib ID 4077624 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Leĭb-Gvardiĭ Izmaĭlovskiĭ Polk
Title Izmailovskii Leib Gvardii Polk Records, 1830-1950
Physical Description 5000 items (15 boxes; 1 oversized folder)
Language(s) Russian .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4077624.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, notes, photographs, and printed materials concerning the Leĭb-Gvardiĭ Izmaĭlovskiĭ Polk (the Izmaĭlov Regiment of the Imperial Guard), and of its emigre veterans' association, the Soi︠u︡z Izmaĭlovt︠s︡ev (Union of "Izmaĭlovt︠s︡y"). There are materials concerning the War of 1812, the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78, World War I, the Civil War, and the emigration. Most memoirs by veterans of the regiment cover World War I and the Civil War. There are biographical notes on members of the regiment from its formation in the 1700s into the 20th century, and also photographs and engravings. Printed materials include histories of the regiment, the oldest dating from 1830, and 14 bound volumes of the "Izmaĭlovskai︠a︡ Starina" (1930-40).

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This collection is located on-site.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1956.

Papers Processed 08/--/79.

Papers Revised 01/--/82.

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Books Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History, Military -- 1801-1917 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID