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Inventory of the Vladimir L'vovich Burtsev papers
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  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Vladimir L'vovich Burtsev papers
    Date (inclusive): 1906-1935
    Collection Number: 66000
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: Russian
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope (0.9 linear feet)
    Abstract: Memoirs, essays, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to the Menshevik and Social Revolutionary movements before 1917, Evno Azef and other Okhrana agents, and counterrevolutionary movements during the Russian Revolution. Also available on microfilm (2 reels).
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Burtsev, Vladimir L'vovich.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Vladimir L'vovich Burtsev papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1966.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the library catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    1862 Born, Russia
    1880-1882 Student at the University of St. Petersburg
    1882 Expelled from the University of St. Petersburg and exiled to Siberia
    1888 Arrived in Zurich, Switzerland and founded the magazine Svobodnaia Rossiia
    1897 Began to publish Narodovolets in London
    1898 Began to publish Byloe in London
    1903 Expelled from France and Switzerland
    1909 Exposed Envo Azef as a tsarist provocateur highly placed within the Russian revolutionary movement
    1909-1910 Published Obshchee delo
    1909-1917 Exposed numerous individuals as tsarist provocateurs
    1911-1914 Published Budushchee
    1917 March Returned to Russia
    1917 October Arrested by the Bolshevik government and escaped from Russia
    1917-1922 Published Obshchee delo
    1922-1942 Pursued and exposed Soviet agents
    1942 Died

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Memoirs, essays, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to the Menshevik and Social Revolutionary movements before 1917, Evno Azef and other Okhrana agents, and counterrevolutionary movements during the Russian Revolution. Also available on microfilm (2 reels).

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Azef, Evno Fishelevich, 1869-1918.
    Partiia sotsialistov-revoliutsionerov.
    Rossiiskaia sotsial-demokraticheskaia rabochaia partiia.
    Russia. Okhrannye Otdeleniia.
    Agents provocateurs--Russia.
    Revolutionaries--Russia.
    Secret service--Russia.
    Socialism--Russia.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.