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Panin Family Papers, 1714-1913

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Panin family
Bib ID 4077944 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Panin family ; Panin, Viktor Nikitich, graf, 1801-1874 ; Panin, Nikita Petrovich, graf, 1770-1837 ; Panin, Aleksandr Nikitich ; Philaret, Metropolitan of Moscow, 1782-1867 ; Golit︠s︡yn, Mikhail Mikhaĭlovich, kni︠a︡z.́ ; Levashova, Olǵa Evgenevna ; Komarovskai︠a︡, Leonilla ; Uvarov, Sergeĭ Semenovich, graf, 1786-1855 ; Panina, Sofii͡a Vladimirovna, grafini͡a, 1871-1956
Title Panin Family Papers, 1714-1913
Physical Description 600 items (3 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .

This collection is located on-site.



Scope and Content

The great majority of the collection consists of correspondence between family members in the period 1820-1874. There are many letters by the following: Nikita Petrovich Panin, diplomat; his wife Sofii︠a︡ Vladimirovna; their sons, Aleksandr Nikitich and Viktor Nikitich, Minister of Justice in 1841-61; and Viktor's daughters Leonilla Komarovskai︠a︡ and Olǵa Levashova. There are also several brief essays by Nikita Panin. Items by non-family members include a photocopy of a letter by Mikhail Golit︠s︡uyn (1714), a letter by Sergeĭ Uvarov, and two letters by Moscow Metropolitan Filaret.

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 1954.

Papers Processed 03/--/81.

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

A leading aristocratic family of Imperial Russia.