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At a Glance
Scope and content
Collection includes family and official correspondence; reports on the "Polish question" in the 1860s; notes by Platonov, in part apparently for his memoirs; a photograph of Platonov and his family; and an engraving of his father, Platon Zubov, one of the favorites of Catherine II.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--Mme. Moselli. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1954.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1954.
Papers Processed 02/--/79.
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History / Biographical Note
A high Russian bureaucrat, who served in such posts as State Secretary for the kingdom of Poland.