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   Obshchestvo Pomoshchi Russkim Detiam za Rubezhom Records, 1926-1964.

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Obshchestvo Pomoshchi Russkim Detiam za Rubezhom Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4077890 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Obshchestvo Pomoshchi Russkim Deti︠a︡m za Rubezhom.
Title:Obshchestvo Pomoshchi Russkim Detiam za Rubezhom Records, 1926-1964.
Physical description:51 linear feet (104 boxes; 9 oversized folders).
Language(s):In Russian and English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into eight series

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Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists mainly of correspondence, financial records, and subject files. Also included are protocols of meetings and reports, photographs, membership and subscription lists, and printed materials. The cataloged materials include manuscripts sent by such authors as Alekseĭ Remizov and Boris Zaĭt︠s︡ev for "Den ́Russkogo Rebenka" (Day of the Russian Child) in the 1930s, as well as correspondence from Nikolaĭ Vakar, Claire Boothe Luce, Aleksandra Tolstai︠a︡, and others. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence with and about beneficiaries, and financial records from the period 1926-57.

Series II: Arranged Correspondence

(This series has been arranged only by country of origin and year, except for certain individuals and institutions with vhich there was a large volume of correspondence. Also, in the correspondence from Germany, letters for some years have been partially sorted alphabetically by author, and in the North American correspondence, some years are partially sorted by month.)

Series VII: Photographs and Picture Postcards

(Many photographs have been left in correspondence where they were found with specific letters)

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Preferred Citation

Obshchestvo Pomoshchi Russkim Detiam za Rubezhom Records. 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 1956

Papers Processed 01/--/81

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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Additional Creators

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Luce, Claire Boothe, 1903- .PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Remizov, Alekseĭ, 1877-1957.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Tolstai︠a︡, Aleksandra Andreevna, grafini︠a︡, 1817-1907.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Vakar, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Zaĭt︠s︡ev, Boris Konstantinovich, 1881-1972.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Genre/Form

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Photographs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Emigration and immigration--Europe--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration--Soviet Union--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration--United States--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Refugees, Political.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Russian literature in foreign countries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Russians--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Founded in the United States in 1926.

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