The papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, documents, photographs, and printed materials. Manuscripts include notes taken on a speechby General Lavr Kornilov in August 1917; Kolchinskiĭ's writings on the history of the Pavlovsk Military Academy (including a published book by him); and his diaries from the early 1950s. Also included are Kolchinskiĭ's Russian army documents; items relating to his work in the Belgian Congo during World War II; and several photographs of army officers during World War I.
Biographical / Historical:
An officer on the staff of the Imperial Army before and during World War I.
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1969.
Papers Accessioned 1969.
Papers Processed 10/--/79.
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Location of originals:
Bakhmeteff Archive. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.