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   Aleksei Vladimirovich Shvarts Papers, ca. 1914-1960.

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Summary Information

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Bib ID:4078085 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Shvart︠s︡, Alekseĭ Vladimirovich, 1874-1953.
Title:Aleksei Vladimirovich Shvarts Papers, ca. 1914-1960.
Physical description:.5 linear fet (1 box).
Language(s):In English
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Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, a photograph (Trabzon, 1914-1915) and clippings. The correspondence dates from 1914-1915 and includes letters both to and from Shvart︠s︡, mostly dealing with World War I campaigns in the Trabzon region. There are military telegrams from 1914-1915 concerning events in Ivangorod, Kars and Stalʹt︠s︣ev. Shvart︠s︡' biography of Alexander III is the first volume of a planned two-volume work. It chronicles the 1845-1881 period and includes excerpts from a variety of contemporary sources, (approximently 200 pages of uncollated text) primarily describe World War I events on the Baltic, Belorussian and Caucasian fronts. "Na fronte i v tynu" is an excerpt from the memoirs of Antonina V. Shvart︠s︡, his wife. The clippings concern events in the Trabzon region during 1916.

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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 1967

Papers Processed 10/--/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

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Shvart︠s︡, Antonina, V.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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Clippings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
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Subjects

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Alexander III, Emperor of Russia, 1845-1894.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Soviet Union--History--19th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Soviet Union--History--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Imperial and White general.

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