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Aleksandr Ivanovich Makhonin Manuscript and Memoir, 1966

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Gen Ms Coll/Makhonin
Bib ID 4077787 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Makhonin, Aleksandr Ivanovich, 1889-
Title Aleksandr Ivanovich Makhonin Manuscript and Memoir, 1966
Physical Description 2 items (2 items)
Language(s) Russian .
Access

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Description

Summary

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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Processing Information

Manuscript and Memoir Accessioned 1966.

Manuscript and Memoir Processed 01/--/80.

Revision Description

2020-04-24 PDF removed. jg

Subject Headings

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Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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Anastasii︠a︡ Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess, daughter of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1901-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Krasnov, P. N. (Petr Nikolaevich), 1869-1947 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Navy -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

An officer in the Imperial Navy who fought on the side of the Whites during the Civil War and later emigrated to Paris.