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Stanley Washburn Letters, 1947-1948

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Gen Ms Coll/Washburn
Bib ID 4078262 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Washburn, Stanley, 1878-1950 ; Bergerson, Charles A
Title Stanley Washburn Letters, 1947-1948
Physical Description 6 items (6 items)
Language(s) English .

This collection is located on-site.



Three letters written in 1947-1948 by Washburn. These letters concern the Root diplomatic mission to Russia in 1917, to which Washburn was attached as military aide. He discusses in particular detail a conversation he had with General Alekseĭ Brusilov during the Root mission. Also included are carbons of three letters from Bergerson, who had requested help from Washburn while doing research on the Root mission.

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This collection is located on-site.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Letters Accessioned 07/--/80.

Letters Processed 07/--/80.

Revision Description

2020-05-19 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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"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Brusilov, Alekseĭ Alekseevich, 1853-1926 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Leading war correspondent who reported extensively from the Russian front during World War I.