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Roman Romanovich Raupakh Papers on the Kornilov Uprising, 1917-1960

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Raupakh
Bib ID 4077971 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Raupakh, Roman Romanovich, 1870-1943
Title Roman Romanovich Raupakh Papers on the Kornilov Uprising, 1917-1960
Physical Description 700 items (2 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .

This collection is located on-site.



Scope and Content

The collection concerns the "Kornilov uprising" of August 1917 and the subsequent investigation. Raupakh was a member of the commission set up by the Provisional Government to investigate the uprising. Most of the collection consists of files with correspondence, manuscripts, and testimony gathered by the commission. Also included is a chapter from Raupakh's memoirs concerning the uprising; a memoir of Raupakh's life up to 1918, by Ekaterina Maĭdel;́ descriptions by Maĭdel ́of the collection, with brief comments on other related papers that have not survived; a file of correspondence from the 1920s concerning the uprising; a photograph and an autograph of Raupakh; and a book by A.R. Kerenskiĭ on the uprising, "Delo Kornilova" (1918).

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

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 1959.

Papers Processed 01/--/80.

Papers Revised 06/--/81.

Papers Accessioned 1962.

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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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Autographs (manuscripts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Kerenskiĭ, Aleksandr Fedorovich, 1881-1970 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kornilov, Lavr Georgievich, 1870-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Maĭdel, ́ Ekaterina Ippolitovna Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Raupakh, Roman Romanovich, 1870-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

An officer and lawyer in the Imperial Army who lived in Finland after the 1917 Revolution.