Collection ID: 4077686 BAR Ms Coll/Kolchinskiĭ

Collection context

Summary

Creator:
Kolchinskiĭ, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich, 1880-196?
Extent:
44 items and 1 box
Language:
Russian .

Background

Scope and Content:

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.

Acquisition information:
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1969.
Processing information:

Papers Accessioned 1969.

Papers Processed 10/--/79.

Accruals:

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Rules or conventions:
aapm

Access

RESTRICTIONS:

This collection is located on-site.

LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
6th Floor East Butler Library
535 West 114th St.
New York, NY 10027, United States
CONTACT:
(212) 854-5590
rbml@library.columbia.edu