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Mikhail Vasil'evich Karkhanin Papers, 1915-1959

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Karkhanin
Bib ID 4077653 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Karkhanin, Mikhail Vasilévich, 1875-1958
Title Mikhail Vasil'evich Karkhanin Papers, 1915-1959
Physical Description 750 items (2 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .
Access

This collection is located on-site.

Arrangement

Description

Scope and Content

Papers include materials relating to the Russian forces in France (correspondence, reports, orders) in 1915-1918, and documents relating to Dutov's army in 1919-1920. Also included are three manuscripts by Karkhanin. Two are memoirs, on Dutov's army in 1919-1920 and its retreat to China in 1920; the third is about the Russian corps in France in World War I. There are also issues of "Russkai︠a︡ Mysl"́ with Karkharin's articles about the Russian forces in Macedonia and France in World War I, and a brief biography of Karkhanin by his wife.

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1959.

Papers Processed 09/--/79.

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

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Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Biographies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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Dutov, Aleksandr Ilích, 1864-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Served on the staff of the Russian Expeditionary Corps in France during World War I, and later on the staff of General Dutov's White Army in the Orenburg region during the Civil War.