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At a Glance
The collection consists primarily of correspondence and manuscripts. There are letters from Korneĭ Chukovskiĭ, Mikhail Karpovich, Andre Mazon, Vladimir Nabokov, and Evgeniĭ Zami︠a︡tin. There is also one item each from Sergeĭ Esenin, Pavel Mili︠u︡kov, Ivan Pavlov, and Nikolaĭ Roerich. Manuscripts include photocopies of poems by Korneĭ Chukovskiĭ, Sergeĭ Esenin, and Boris Pasternak. There are subject files on Dostoevskiĭ, Turgenev, Soviet education, and Slavic studies in the United Studies, and a photograph of Isaak Babel ́with his daughter.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--Avrahm Yarmolinsky. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1959.
Papers: Source of acquisition--Avrahm Yarmolinsky. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1960.
Papers: Source of acquisition--Avrahm Yarmolinsky. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1970.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1959.
Papers Accessioned 1960.
Papers Accessioned 1970.
Papers Processed 05/--/79.
History / Biographical Note
Yarmolinsky, i.e. I︠A︡rmolinskiĭ, Ph.D. 1921, was the head of the Slavonic Division of the New York Public Library from 1918 to 1955, and author, editor and translator of numerous books in the field of Russian literature.