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Aleksandr Abramovich Poliakov Correspondence, 1931-1969

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/A.A. Poli︠a︡kov
Bib ID 4077914 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Poli︠a︡kov, Aleksandr Abramovich, 1879-1970? ; Adamovich, Georgiĭ ; Aldanov, Mark Aleksandrovich, 1886-1957 ; Balʹmont, Konstantin Dmitrievich, 1867-1942 ; Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960 ; Remizov, Alekseĭ, 1877-1957 ; Mili︠u︡kov, P. N. (Pavel Nikolaevich), 1859-1943 ; T︠S︡vetaeva, Marina, 1892-1941 ; Shpoli︠a︡nskiĭ, Aminad Petrovich, approximately 1888-1957
Title Aleksandr Abramovich Poliakov Correspondence, 1931-1969
Physical Description 459 items (2 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .

This collection is located on-site.



Scope and Contents

There are letters from Mark Aldanov, Konstantin Balḿont, Aleksandr Benois, Pavel Mili︠u︡kov, Alekseĭ Remizov, Marina T︠S︡vetaeva, and many others. Also included are two poems by Aminad Shpoli︠a︡nskiĭ (Dom-Aminado; one of the poems is incomplete), and poems by Konstantin Balḿont and Georgiĭ Adamovich; the latter two both concern "Poslednie Novosti.".

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Correspondence: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1970.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Correspondence Accessioned 1970.

Correspondence Processed 05/--/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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History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Emigre journalist who worked for "Poslednie Novosti" in Paris and "Novoe Russkoe Slovo" in New York.