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Georgii Aleksandrovich Orlov Papers, 1925-1964

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Orlov
Bib ID 4077897 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Orlov, Georgiĭ Aleksandrovich, 1895-1964
Title Georgii Aleksandrovich Orlov Papers, 1925-1964
Physical Description 300 items (1 box)
Language(s) Russian
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Arrangement

Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, a diary, manuscripts, memoirs, notes, a subject file, photographs and printed materials. Correspondence is primarilly addressed to Orlov and his wife. Manuscripts and memoirs, chiefly by Orlov, deal with Civil War topics. Orlov's diary covers the years 1918-1921. Notes are on World War II, and the subject file concerns the death of Orlov. Photographs include a group picture of a Gallipoli Society meeting in Prague. Printed materials include clippings, mimeographed materials, pamphlets and copies of periodicals, all relating to the Gallipoli Society.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1970.

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

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Clippings (Information Artifacts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Emigration and immigration -- Czechoslovakia -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- Soviet Union -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- Switzerland -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russians -- Czechoslovakia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russians -- Switzerland Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Vrangel', Petr Nikolaevich, Baron, 1878-1928 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

An officer in the White Army, who after the Civil War emigrated to Czechoslovakia and then to Switzerland, where he remained active in the Obshchestvo gallipoliĭt︠s︡ev (Gallipoli Society), and emigre group of veterans of the Civil War.