Collection ID: 4078140 BAR Ms Coll/Tanutrov

Collection context


Scope and Content:

Memoirs of Tanutrov and his wife, I︠A︡dviga Iosipovna Tanutrova. Tanutrova's memoirs"Na polśkoĭ zemle" (63 p. handwritten) describe her early life in Poland. Tanutrov's memoirs"Ot Tiflisa do Parizha" (348 p. typed) discuss his growing up in the Dagestan Region, his military training in Tbilisi and his career during World War I and the Civil War. The manuscript includes historical material relating to nineteenth-century military events in the Caucasus. The related materials consist of an essay by V.N. Speranskiĭ about Tanutrova's literary work and a clipping of an article she wrote for "Russkai︠a︡ mysl"́ in 1956"V osazhdennii Varshave.".

Biographical / Historical:

Imperial and White Army officer.

Acquisition information:

Memoirs: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1961.

Memoirs: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1968.

Memoirs: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1969.

Processing information:

Memoirs Accessioned 1961.

Memoirs Accessioned 1968.

Memoirs Accessioned 1969.

Memoirs Processed 11/--/81.


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