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Rodion Mikhailovich Berezov Papers, 1944-1976

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4078329 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Berezov, Rodion Mikhaĭlovich, 1896- ; Rannit, Aleksis ; Tolstoy, Alexandra, 1884-1979 ; Sedykh, Andreĭ, 1902-1994 ; Weinbaum, Mark
Title Rodion Mikhailovich Berezov Papers, 1944-1976
Physical Description 4500 items (29 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .
Access

Permission to use must be obtained from donors; diaries closed until 15 June 1991.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, notebooks, subject files, books and other printed materials of Berezov. The correspondence includes letters from Aleksis Rannit, Alexandra Tolstoy, and the editors of "Novoe russkoe slovo," Mark Weinbaum and Andrei Sedykh (pseudonym of Iakov Tsvibak). There are three different typescript versions and handwritten drafts of Berezov's novel "Volzhskii solovei" as well as manuscripts of his short stories and poems. There are also many notebooks containing drafts of poems and miscellaneous notes. Berezov's diaries cover the years 1944 to 1975. Printed materials include books and clippings about Berezov, also books by other authors from his library. A subject file on Alexandra Tolstoy contains numerous articles concerning her father as well as her work in this country; there are also poems by Berezov which are dedicated to her.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

Permission to use must be obtained from donors; diaries closed until 15 June 1991.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1975.

Papers Accessioned 1977.

Papers Accessioned 1982.

Papers Processed 10/--/83.

Papers Processed ejs 04/--/87.

Papers Processed ejs 04/--/87.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

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Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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Russian literature -- Foreign countries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Pseudonym of Rodion Mikhaĭlovich Akulśhin, emigre novelist and poet, whose works include "Chto bylo" "Krasota" and "Pesni zhizni.".