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At a Glance
The collection contains a manuscript (10 p.) entitled"Velikai︠a︡ kni︠a︡gini︠a︡ Anastasii︠a︡" and a memoir (54 p.) that deals with Makhonin's education at the Naval Engineering Academy in Kronstadt, Makhonin's service in the navy during World War I, his mission to England to inspect the production of war materials for Russia, his service in the Volunteer Army in the south of Russia during the Civil War, his work with the American Red Cross in Crimea, and information on General Krasnov's Cossack Army, which collaborated with the Germans during World War II.
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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Manuscript and Memoir Accessioned 1966.
Manuscript and Memoir Processed 01/--/80.
2020-04-24 PDF removed. jg
History / Biographical Note
An officer in the Imperial Navy who fought on the side of the Whites during the Civil War and later emigrated to Paris.