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At a Glance
Scope and Content
Melńikov's manuscripts include his memoirs, "19 let na zemskoĭ sluzhbe: avtobiograficheskie nabroski i vospominanii︠a︡" (371 p.), describing in detail his service in governmental posts. Several other manuscripts in the collection discuss general problems of Russian developments and also his views on a future, non-Soviet Russia.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
Readers must use photocopy of "19 let na zemskoĭ sluzhbe.".
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Manuscripts Accessioned 1951.
Manuscripts Processed 02/--/80.
2009-06-26 File created.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Melńikov served in the Kazan ́zemstvo, 1898-1917, and on the zemstvo movement in general. He was also an Octobrist who served in the 3rd State Duma.