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At a Glance
The collection includes a letter to Shiri︠a︡ev, documents from his career and from his life as a refugee after World War II, his curriculum vitae and a brief biography. Also included are printed works by him, about him, or about his field.
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
Papers Accessioned 1961.
Papers Processed 09/--/81.
2020-05-08 PDF removed. jg
History / Biographical Note
Shiri︠a︡ev, born in Kharḱov, was a graduate of the university there, and also taught there before World War I. In 1922 he settled in Czechoslovakia, and became a professor at the Masaryk University in Brno.