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Vladimir Aleksandrovich Vereshchagin Papers, 1916-1964

Summary Information

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Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Vereshchagin
Bib ID 4078204 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Vereshchagin, Vladimir, 1888- ; Kshesinskai︠a︡ , Matilʹda Feliksovna, 1872-1971 ; Vladimir Kirillovich, grand duke of Russia, 1876-1938 ; Nemirovich-Danchenko, Vasiliĭ Ivanovich, 1845-1936 ; Tėffi, N. A. (Nadezhda Aleksandrovna), 1872-1952 ; Bunin, Ivan Alekseevich, 1870-1953
Title Vladimir Aleksandrovich Vereshchagin Papers, 1916-1964
Physical Description 92 items (1 box)
Language(s) Russian .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4078204.pdf
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Description

Summary

Correspondence and memoirs of Vereshchagin. Correspondence includes letters from a number of major emigre cultural figures, such as Ivan Bunin, Matild́a Ksheshinskai︠a︡, Vasiliĭ Nemirovich-Danchenko; there are also poems by Nemirovich-Danchenko and by Nadezhda Teffi. In addition, there are letters by members of the Imperial family in exile, particularly Grand Prince Vladimir Kirillovich. Vereshchagin's memoirs touch on such subjects as his childhood and family, the Imperial Corps of Pages, cultural life in St. Petersburg and Petrograd, and the early 1920's in Petrograd and Moscow. In addition, there is a pamphlet of poems by Vereshchagin"Stikhi" (1955).

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This collection is located on-site.

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Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1966.

Papers Processed 09/--/82.

Subject Headings

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Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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Emigration and immigration -- France -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration -- Soviet Union -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Intellectual life -- 1801-1917 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Social life and customs -- 1533-1917 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Nephew of the artist Vasiliĭ Vereshchagin.