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Skorodumov Manuscripts, 1941-1945

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Gen Ms Coll/Skorodumov
Bib ID 4078097 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Skorodumov
Title Skorodumov Manuscripts, 1941-1945
Physical Description 1 item (1 item)
Language(s) Russian .

This collection is located on-site.



The manuscript, written in short story style, recounts four episodes in the author's life: Russia's declaration of war against Germany (22 June 1941) and subsequent mobilization, his plans for escape, arrest and condemnation to a labor camp and eventual flight. The four episodes are entitled: "Krutoĭ povorot" "Zelenyĭ prokuror" "Trinadt︠s︡atai︠a︡ noch́" and "Lager ́smerti.".

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

Manuscript Accessioned 1952.

Manuscript Processed 10/--/81.

Revision Description

2020-05-08 PDF removed. jg

Subject Headings

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Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Skorodumov was an officer in the Red Army.