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Mark Popovskii papers, 1980-1986

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR MsColl/Popovskiĭ
Bib ID 4078435 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Popovskiĭ, Mark
Title Mark Popovskii papers, 1980-1986
Physical Description 40 linear feet (40 linear feet 87 boxes)
Language(s) Russian
Access

This collection is located on-site.

If you would like to use audiovisual materials in this collection, please contact the library to discuss access options as most of these materials have not been reformatted and are not readily available for use.

Names of interviewees are not to be cited or quoted.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 15 series: Series I: Cataloged Correspondence; Series II: Questionnaires; Series III: Arranged Correspondence; Series IV: Writings; Series V: Research Materials; Series VI: Readers' Response; Series VII: About Popovskii; Series VIII: Diaries; Series IX: Writings by Others; Series X: Printed Materials; Series XI: Photographs; Series XII: Video; Series XIII: Books ny Popovskii; Series XIV: Scrapbooks; Series XV: Audio; Series XVI: Correspondence, 1965-2004; Series XVII: Writings (typescripts, manuscripts, published and unpublished, research materials, in Russian and English, 1961-2001; Series XVIII: Diaries, 1977-2002; Series XIX: Subject Files, 1879-1990s; Series XX: Documents and Biographical Materials, 1960s-2004; Series XXI: Photographs and Drawings, 1905-2003; Series XXII: Writings by Others (some with related letters, Popovskii's editing, 1958-2003

Description

Scope and Content

Papers of Mark Popovskii, including corrected and annotated photocopied typescripts of his books "Russkie muzhiki rasskazyvaiut" (the story of Tolstoy's peasant followers in the U.S.S.R. during the period 1918 to 1977) and "On, ona i sovetskaia vlast'" (English title: "Sex in the Soviet Union"). Also included are questionnaires and interviews with Soviet emigres regarding their opinions of contemporary sex customs in the Soviet Union.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

If you would like to use audiovisual materials in this collection, please contact the library to discuss access options as most of these materials have not been reformatted and are not readily available for use.

Names of interviewees are not to be cited or quoted.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Mark Popovskii Papers; Box and Folder; Bakhmeteff Archive, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Processed EJS 01/--/87.

Revision Description

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"
Interviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Peasants -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sex customs -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Russian author who emigrated to the United States in 1977. Editor of journal "Strana i mir" and author of numerous books on scientific subjects including "The Vavilov Affair" "Manipulated Science" and "The Story of Dr. Haffkine.