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   Evgenii Eduardovich Messner Papers, ca. 1917-1974.

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[Collection Name]. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:BA#0265
Bib ID:4077822 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Messner, Evgeniĭ Eduardovich, 1891-1975.
Title:Evgenii Eduardovich Messner Papers, ca. 1917-1974.
Physical description:4 linear feet (8 boxes).
Language(s):In English
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Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts by Messner and others, memoirs by Messner, photographs and printed materials. Manuscripts by Messner include a typescript (275 p.) entitled "Nekotorye prichiny porazhenii︠a︡ Germanii v voĭnu 1939-1945 g.g." Messner's memoirs (3293 p. and 350 p.) cover the years 1914-1973. Included among them are clippings, photographs, mimeographed materials and pamphlets. The majority of his memoirs concern World War I and the Civil War. Photographs are mostly copies. Printed materials consist mostly of clippings of articles by Messner in South American monarchist periodicals.

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Using the Collection

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[Collection Name]. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1957

Papers Processed 02/--/80

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.

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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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Articles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Clippings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Letters.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Memoirs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Pamphlets.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Periodicals.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Emigration and immigration--South America--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration--Soviet Union--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Russians--South America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

An officer in the White Army who emigrated to South America where he worked at the General N.N. Golovin Institute of Research on the Problems of War and Peace.

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