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   Mitrofan Ivanovich Boiarintsev Papers, 1914-1967.

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Call No.:BA#0052
Bib ID:4077904 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev, Mitrofan Ivanovich, 1894-1971.
Title:Mitrofan Ivanovich Boiarintsev Papers, 1914-1967.
Physical description:2 linear feet (4 boxes).
Language(s):In English
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Description

Scope and Content

The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, documents, photographs, and printed materials. Most of the correspondence dates from the 1950s and early 1960s, when Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev was head of the Ob'edinenie chinov Kornilovskago udarnago polka, an emigre veterans' organization, and relates to the affairs of this and similar groups. The manuscripts include campaign memoirs and a memoir called, "Epokha 1937-1965 gg." dealingwith events in the world of the White veteran's groups written by Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev; and a memoir of the First World War by a Captain I︠A︡. G. Shinin. Official documents relating to the military service of both Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev and Shinin are found in the collection, as well as some regimental and army orders of the Revolution-Civil War period. There is a photograph of Genral L.G. Kornilov; a large number of photographs of the White Army encampment at Gallipoli, of the Imperial family, White officers' reunions, funerals, dedication ceremonies etc. Printed materials include: a folder of printed engravings of varied content (portraits of the Imperial family, White officers, members of the White Russian community in Shanghai; and illustrations of various incidents in the Civil War; a complete set through 1965 of the emigre newsletter "Kornilovt︠s︡y" (Nos. 1-6; 1952_65); 7 issues of the "Vestnik pervopokhodnika" (Nos. 82-91; Aug. '68-May '70); and books, pamphlets, and jubilee volumes concerning Tsar Nicholas II, the White movement, General Kornilov, and the Mladorossy.

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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 1970

Papers Processed 06/--/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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Shinin, I︠A︡. G.--Captain.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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Books.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Engravings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Illustrations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Letters.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
MemoirsPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Newsletters.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Pamphlets.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Periodicals.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Emigration and immigration--France--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration--Soviet Union--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kornilov, Lavr Georgievich, General 1870-1918.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Tsarist officer who fought in the White armies in South Russia throughout the Civil War and actively participated in various White veterans' organizations in emigration.

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