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Aleksei Alekseevich Litvinov Papers, 1794-1970

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Litvinov
Bib ID 4077764 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Litvinov, Alekseĭ Alekseevich, 1890-1972? ; Litvinov, Aleksandr Narkizovich, colonel, 1796-1839 ; Alexander I, Emperor of Russia, 1777-1825 ; Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855
Title Aleksei Alekseevich Litvinov Papers, 1794-1970
Physical Description 34 items (1 box; 2 oversized folders)
Language(s) Russian .

This collection is located on-site.



Scope and Content

The collection consists of manuscripts and documents. It includes a manuscript (16 p.) by Litvinov on the Civil War in Kiev in 1918; and a handwritten autobiography (36 p.) by Aleksandr Narkizovich Litvinov, a colonel in the Imperial Guard Izmailov Regiment (Leĭb-Gvardiĭ Izmaĭlovskiĭ Polk). Documents mostly concern Litvinov family history and span the years 1794-1918. Cataloged materials consist of two documents signed by Alexander I (1802, 1808), and one signed by Nicholas I (1834).

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

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 1972.

Papers Processed 12/--/79.

Papers Accessioned 1970.

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:"
Autobiographies (literary works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Russia. Armii︠a︡. Leĭb-gvardiĭ Izmaĭlovskiĭ Polk Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Served in the White Army and emigrated to Belgium in 1920.