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Nadejda Mutual Aid Society/Nadejda Volunteer Aid Society Records, 1945-1968

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Nadejda Society
Bib ID 4077856 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Nadejda Mutual Aid Society, Inc
Title Nadejda Mutual Aid Society/Nadejda Volunteer Aid Society Records, 1945-1968
Physical Description 1500 items (3 boxes)
Language(s) English .

This collection is located on-site.



Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, a subject file, minutes of meetings, membership applications, addresses, membership records, financial records and printed materials, all relating to the Society. Cataloged correspondents include Mark Aldanov, Mikhail Karpovich and George Fedotov.

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 1969.

Papers Processed 04/--/80.

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:"
minutes (administrative records) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Emigration and immigration -- Soviet Union -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- United States -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russians -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

An emigre organization established in 1945 in New York, which after 1956 became known as the Nadejda Volunteer Aid Society, Inc. The organization was active in giving financial support to its members and in organizing cultural activities until its demise in 1968.

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Series I: Correspondence

Box 1 Cataloged Correspondence

Box 1 Aldanov, Mark Aleksandrovich (pseudonym of M. A. Landau)

Box 1 Dobuzhinskii, M.V.

Box 1 Fedotov, Georgii Petrovich

Box 1 Hurok, Sol I.

Box 1 Ivask, Iurii Pavlovich

Box 1 Karpovich, Mikhail Mikhailovich

Box 1 Slovin, Mark Livovich

Box 1 Tolstaia, A.L.

Box 1 Tsvibak, Iakov Moiseevich (pseudonym-Andrei Sedykh)

Box 1 Vishniak, Mark Veniaminovich

Box 1 Weinbaum, M.E.

Box 1 Cataloged Manuscript--Aleksandrova, Vera

Arranged Correspondence

Box 1 Chakine (Shakin), A.

Box 1 Cylich, Cecile

Box 1 Dallin, Eugenia (Dalina, Evgeniia Moiseevna)

Box 1 Frankford, Joseph S.

Box 1 Nadejda Mutual Aid Society, Inc.

Box 1 Old Man's Brigade, Inc. (Brigada Starikov)

Box 1 Tarydina, Tatfiana

Box 1 Verkhovskii, S.

Box 1 A-Z

Series II: Manuscripts and Documents

Box 2 Manuscripts

Box 2 Subject File--Boris Wolossoff (Volosov)

Box 2 Minutes of Meetings

Box 2 Documents

Box 2 Membership Applications

Box 2 Addresses

Box 2 Membership Records

Box 2 Financial Records

Box 3 Financial Records

Box 3 Printed Materials

Box 3 Miscellaneous