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At a Glance
The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, documents, photographs, and printed materials. The correspondence chiefly covers from the 1920s to the 1960s. Manuscripts include an extensive autobiography; a memoir about his work before World War I as a prosecutor in the Tbilisi region"Desi︠a︡t ́let sluzhby v prokurskom nadzore na Kavkaze;" and notes and manuscripts on many topics, including history and his years in Georgia and the emigration. Included are Rozhdestvenskiĭ's personal documents from both Russia and the emigration, and photographs of him and of members of emigre organizations. Among the printed materials are clippings and several early twentieth century political pamphlets.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--A.N. Rozhdestvenskiĭ. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1962.
Papers: Source of acquisition--A. N. Rozhdestvenskiĭ. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1965.
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1966.
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1969.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1962.
Papers Accessioned 1965.
Papers Accessioned 1966.
Papers Accessioned 1969.
Papers Processed 04/--/81.
Papers Revised 09/--/82.
History / Biographical Note
Rozhdestvenskiĭ was a lawyer in Imperial Russia and emigre in Bulgaria, France, and Chile.