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Boris Alekseevich Sokolov Manuscripts, 1926-1955

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Gen Ms Coll/Sokolov, B.A.
Bib ID 4078182 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Sokolov, Boris Alekseevich, ca. 1890-1960; Mosely, Philip E. (Philip Edward), 1905-1972
Title Boris Alekseevich Sokolov Manuscripts, 1926-1955
Physical Description 9 items (9 items)
Language(s) Russian .
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Description

Summary

Manuscripts and printed materials of Sokolov. There are two manuscripts of a religious-philosophical nature: "Pobedit li Galilei︠a︡nin?" and "Chto takoe Kosmopolitizm?". Also included is a compilation prepared by Sokolov "Skvernyĭ anekdot i pechalńyĭ ne anekdot" of his correspondence with the Institute for the Study of the USSR and Professor Philip Mosely, concerning Sokolov's attack on the policies of the Chekov Publishing House in New York. There are also several pamphlets by Sokolov.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Manuscripts: Source of acquisition--B.A. Sokolov. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1955.

Manuscripts: Source of acquisition--B.A. Sokolov. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1956.

Manuscripts: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1953.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Manuscripts Accessioned 1955.

Manuscripts Accessioned 1956.

Manuscripts Accessioned 1953.

Manuscripts Processed 10/--/81.

Revision Description

2020-05-12 PDF removed. jg

Subject Headings

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"ArchivedGRID"
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Russian literature -- Foreign countries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Religious author who lived in Finland after the 1917 revolution.