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Georgii and Aleksandr von Meier Letters, 1877-1878

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Gen Ms Coll/Meier
Bib ID 4077816 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Meier, Georgiĭ, von ; Meier, Aleksandr von
Title Georgii and Aleksandr von Meier Letters, 1877-1878
Physical Description 22 items (22 items)
Language(s) Russian .
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Description

Summary

There are 21 letters written by Georgiĭ and Aleksandr von Meier to their family in Russia in 1877-78. They were serving at the time with the Russian army in the war with Turkey. Also included is a typed transcription of the letters.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Letters: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1968.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Letters Accessioned 1968.

Letters Processed 07/--/79.

Revision Description

2020-04-24 PDF removed. jg

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Letters (correspondence) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Russia -- History -- Alexander II, 1855-1881 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

von Meier served in the Russian Army in the war with Turkey.