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Vladimir K. and Aleksandra K. Korostovets Papers, 1898-1953

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Korostovet︠s︡
Bib ID 4077694 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Korostovet︠s︡, Vladimir Konstantinovich, ca. 1898-1953 ; Korostovet︠s︡, Aleksandra K ; Mili︠u︡kov, P. N. (Pavel Nikolaevich), 1859-1943 ; Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 ; Skoropadskiĭ, Pavel Petrovich, 1873-1945 ; Pobedonost︠s︡ev, Konstantin Petrovich, 1827-1907 ; Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966 ; Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946 ; Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 ; Pilʹni︠a︡k, Boris, 1894-1937 ; Mendeleyev, Dmitry Ivanovich, 1834-1907 ; Gorky, Maksim, 1868-1936 ; Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953
Title Vladimir K. and Aleksandra K. Korostovets Papers, 1898-1953
Physical Description 1300 items (10 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .

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Scope and Content

The papers consist primarily of the manuscripts of books (including "Witte"), articles, and lectures by V.K. Korostovet︠s︡. There are one or two letters each from Dmitriĭ Mendeleev, Maksim Gorḱiĭ, Pavel Skoropadskiĭ, Boris Pilńi︠a︡k, Konstantin Pobedonost︠s︡ev, Hilaire Belloc, Evelyn Waugh, Rudyard Kipling, John Maynard Keynes, Pavel Mili︠u︡kov, and Lewis Mumford.

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Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1954.

Papers Accessioned 1956.

Papers Processed 10/--/79.

Papers Revised 02/--/80.

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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History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

A high-level official in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs before and during World War I. In emigration in England he lectured and wrote on history and foreign affairs.

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Cataloged Correspondence

Box 1 Aikhenval'd, Iulii Isaevich

Box 1 Alba and Berwich, Jacobo Carlos Fitz-James Stuart Falco, Duke of

Box 1 Baldwin, Stanley, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

Box 1 Belloc, Hilaire

Box 1 Bernstein, Eduard

Box 1 Bryant, Arthur

Box 1 Burtsev, Vladimir L'vovich

Box 1 Chaikovskii, Nikolai Vasil'evich.

Box 1 Chekhova, Ol'ga Konstantinovna

Box 1 Dirksen, Herbert von

Box 1 Garvin, James Louis

Box 1 Gibbs, Philip

Box 1 Gooch, George Peabody

Box 1 Gor'kii, Maksim (pseud, of A.M. Peshkov)

Box 1 Hazlitt, Henry

Box 1 Hoare, Samuel John Guerney, Viscount

Box 1 IsMay, Hastings Lionel, Baron IsMay

Box 1 Kennan, George F.

Box 1 Keynes, John May nard

Box 1 Kipling, Rudyard

Box 1 Koni, Anatolii Fedorovich

Box 1 Krasnov, Petr Nikolaevich

Box 1 Lang, Cosmo Gordon, Archbishop of Canterbury

Box 1 Linevich, Nikolai Petrovich V

Box 1 Lukomskii, Georgii Kreskent*evich

Box 1 Maklakov, Vasilii Alekseevich

Box 1 Maliavin, Filipp Andreevich

Box 1 Mendeleev, Dmitrii Ivanovich

Box 1 Merry del Val, Alphonso

Box 1 Miliukov, Pavel Nikolaevich

Box 1 Morley, Frank Vigor

Box 1 Mumford, Lewis

Box 1 Pil'niak, Boris Andreevich (pseud, of B.A.Vogau)

Box 1 Pleshcheev, Aleksandr Alekseevich

Box 1 Pobedonostsev, Konstantin Petrovich

Box 1 Eepina, Vera Il'inishna

Box 1 Rodichev, Fedor Izaailovich

Box 1 Romanov, Gavriil Konstantinovich, Grand Duke of Russia

Box 1 Roosevelt, Eleanor (Mrs. Franklin D.)

Box 1 Rutherford, Ernest, Baron Rutherford of Nelson

Box 1 Savinkova, S.

Box 1 Sazonov, Sergei Dmitrievich

Box 1 Skoropadskii, Pavel Petrovich

Box 1 Snowden, Ethel, Viscountess Snowden (Mrs. Philip)

Box 1 Steed, Henry Wickham

Box 1 Sukhomlinov, V.A.

Box 1 Vansittart, Robert Gilbert, Baron Vansittart

Box 1 Vasil'chikova, Mariia

Box 1 Waugh, Evelyn

Box 1 Witte, Matil'da (Mrs. Sergei Iu.)

Box 1 Witte, Sergei Iul'evich

Series II: Arranged Correspondence

Box 2 Unidentified Correspondence

Box 2 Collier, Laurence

Box 2 Evelyn, Sir John

Box 2 Korostovets, Vladimir K.

Box 2 Queensborough, Lord

Box 2 Smithers, Waldron

Box 2 Correspondence, A-Z

Series III: Manuscripts

Box 3 "Conversations with Hitler"

Box 3 "Conversations with Lenin"

Box 3 "A Humble Recording by an Observer (1937-1947)"

Box 3 Memoir of meeting Ivan Pavlov and Lenin

Box 3 Russia Past and Present

Box 3 "The Sterile Flower"

Box 3 "The Two Writers"(Memoir of meeting Gor'kii and Tolstoi)

Box 3 Untitled manuscript co-authored by Charles Solomon

Box 3 Witte (The Pilot in Need)

Box 4 Manuscripts, A-N

Box 5 Manuscripts, O-Z

Box 6 Untitled Manuscripts and Memoranda

Box 7 Lecture Notes

Series IV: Printed Materials and Miscellaneous

Box 8 Announcements of Lectures

Box 8 Books

Box 8 Clippings

Box 8 Miscellaneous

Box 8 Photographs

Box 9 Journals with articles by Korostovets

Box 9 Journals and off-prints not containing articles by Korostovets

Box 9 Off-prints of articles by Korostovets

Box OS Folder Passports