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Mariia Aleksandrovna Vasil'chikova Memoirs, 1920

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Gen Ms Coll/Vasilćhikova
Bib ID 4078227 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Vasilćhikova, Marii︠a︡ Aleksandrovna
Title Mariia Aleksandrovna Vasil'chikova Memoirs, 1920
Physical Description 4 items (4 items)
Language(s) French .
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Description

Summary

Memoirs of Vasilćhikova. The memoirs include a nineteen-page essay about the Tsarina and a twelve-page essay about Tsar Nicholas II. Both essays are handwritten and in French. Included with the essays are two postcards: one with a photograph of Marii︠a︡ Vasilćhikova and one with a portrait of her.

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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

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Memoirs: Source of acquisition--Whitney Shepardson. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1964.

Memoirs: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1964.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Memoirs Accessioned 1964.

Memoirs Processed 10/--/82.

Revision Description

2020-05-13 PDF removed. jg

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"
Essays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Postcards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Alexandra, Empress, consort of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1872-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nobility -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Lady-in-waiting to T︠S︡arina Aleksandra Fedorovna.