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Anatolii Petrovich Vel'min Papers, 1940-1963

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Velḿin
Bib ID 4078203 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Velʹmin, Anatoliĭ Petrovich, 1883-approximately 1969 ; Aldanov, Mark Aleksandrovich, 1886-1957 ; Karpovich, Michael, 1888-1959 ; Kuskova, Ekaterina ; Maklakov, V. A. (Vasiliĭ Alekseevich), 1870-1957 ; Veĭnbaum, M. E. (Mark Efimovich), 1890-1973 ; Taube, M. A., baron (Mikhail Aleksandrovich), 1869-1961
Title Anatolii Petrovich Vel'min Papers, 1940-1963
Physical Description 3300 items (9 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4078203.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, subject files and printed materials of Velḿin. The correspondence includes letters from Mark Aldanov, Mikhail Karpovich, Ekaterina Kuskova, Vasiliĭ Maklakov, Mikhail Taube, and Mark Weĭnbaum. Most of the manuscripts are by Velḿin himself and concern the Russian emigration in Poland, the 1917 Revolution and Civil War, and German concentration camps during World War II. The collection likewise contains Velḿin's diary (handwritten in eleven volumes) covering the 1900-1960 period. There are subject files devoted to Vasiliĭ Maklakov and to the activities of the Russian scouts, and there are numerous publications, such as journals, pamphlets, clippings and books.

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1953.

Papers Accessioned 1963.

Papers Processed 02/--/82.

Papers Processed 10/--/82.

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Clippings (Information Artifacts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Books Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- France -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- Poland -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- Soviet Union -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Lawyer in Poland during the 1930's and then emigrated to France where he became Columbia University's Russian archive representative in France.