The collection consists primarily of manuscripts by Bragin, including his memoirs, which describe his military service during the Boxer Rebellion, the Russo-Japanese War, World War I, the 1917 Revolution and the Civil War. The documents and subject file relate to his service as head of the White military mission to Iran in 1920. Printed materials are largely clippings from and copies of emigre periodicals, with articles by Bragin.
Biographical / Historical:
Officer in the Imperial and White armies who later emigrated.
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1968.
Papers Accessioned 1968.
Papers Processed 01/--/79.
Papers Revised 06/--/82.
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Location of originals:
Holder of originals: Bakhmeteff Archive. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.