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Mikhail Mikhailovich Novikov Papers, 1925-1961

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Novikov
Bib ID 4077880 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Novikov, Mikhail Mikhaĭlovich, b. 1876 ; Chyzhevsʹkyĭ, Dmytro, 1894 ; Losskiĭ, N. O. (Nikolaĭ Onufrievich), 1870-1965 ; Karpovich, Michael, 1888-1959
Title Mikhail Mikhailovich Novikov Papers, 1925-1961
Physical Description 1000 items (6 boxes; 1 oversized folder)
Language(s) Russian .
Access

This collection is located on-site.

Arrangement

Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, memoirs, notes, lectures, subject files, documents, diplomas and awards, and printed materials. Cataloged correspondents include Dmytro Chyzhevsʹkyĭ and Nikolaĭ Losskiĭ. Most of the correspondence concerns scientific topics and Novikov's publications in emigration. Manuscripts are primarily by Novikov on biological topics. There are also manuscripts by various persons, including Nikolaĭ Losskiĭ and Mikhail Karpovich (1956), and "Dvukhsotletie Moskovskogo Universiteta," edited by Novikov. Memoirs include a manuscript of Novikov's "Ot Moskvy do Nʹi︠u︡ Ĭorka," (published in 1952). Lectures are on biological topics. Subject files deal in part with the celebration in the West of the Bicentennial of Moscow University, Radio Liberty broadcasts and UNRRA University in Munich. Printed materials include copies of publications by Novikov.

Using the Collection

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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 1957.

Papers Accessioned 1973.

Papers Processed 06/--/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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Awards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lectures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
diplomas Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Professor of biology and rector of Moscow University who emigrated to the United States.