Register of the Timothy A. Beresney (Timofei Avvakumovich Bereznii) Papers

Prepared by Anatol Shmelev
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 2003
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Timothy A. Beresney (Timofei Avvakumovich Bereznii) Papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
Anatol Shmelev
Date Completed:
2000
Encoded by:
ByteManagers using OAC finding aid conversion service specifications
© 2003 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Timothy A. Beresney papers,
Date (inclusive): 1929-1958
Collection number: 2001C25
Creator: Beresney, Timothy A., 1891-1959
Extent: 3 microfilm reels (0.45 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, and printed matter, relating to Russian émigré affairs.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: Russian, and English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Timothy A. Beresney Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired.

Location of Originals

Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.

Biographical Note

Russian émigré journalist in the United States; editor, Nash put' and Russkoe obozrenie.

Scope and Content Note

Beresney was a journalist and editor of several émigré periodicals, among them Nash put', Russkii vestnik, and Russkoe obozrenie. The collection contains correspondence relating to his editorial duties at two of these periodicals, as well as his writings on Soviet education and English and Russian-language study guides. There is also a work by his wife, Polina V. Swatikoff, on Joseph de Maistre in Russia (SUBJECT FILE).
Detailed processing and preservation microfilming for these materials were made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by matching funds from the Hoover Institution and Museum of Russian Culture. The grant also provides depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Archives. The original materials remain in the Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco as its property. A transfer table indicating corresponding box and reel numbers is available at the Hoover Institution Archives.
The Hoover Institution assumes all responsibility for notifying users that they must comply with the copyright law of the United States (Title 17 United States Code) and Hoover Rules for the Use and Reproduction of Archival Materials.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Russians--United States.
Journalism--United States.
Russia.
United States.

Occupations

Journalists.


Container List

Box/Folder 1 : 1

CORRESPONDENCE, 1952-1954.

Scope and Content Note

Letters and cards relating to Beresney's activity as editor of Nash put' and Russkoe obozrenie. Correspondents include Archbishop Leontii of Chicago, S. Korsunets, and others
box 1-3

WRITINGS, [1929]-1958 and undated

Scope and Content Note

Books and articles, arranged chronologically by title
 

"Civic Education in Soviet Russia," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 2

Part I

Box/Folder 1 : 3

Part II

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Appendix I

Box/Folder 1 : 5

Appendix II

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Appendix III

Box/Folder 1 : 7

"Polnaia khrestomatiia po russkomu iazyku," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Holograph and typescript (two drafts)
Box/Folder 2 : 1-2

"Polnaia khrestomatiia po russkomu iazyku"

Box/Folder 2 : 3

"Izuchenie zernovykh khoziaistv v zasushlivykh raionakh SASh gruppoi agronomov Zernotresta," [1929].

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

"Angliiskii iazyk," 1950.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 2 : 4-6

Part I

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Part II

Box/Folder 3 : 2

"200-letie pervoi russkoi grammatiki," Russkoe obozrenie, 1955 September 17.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 3 : 3

Russkii muzhik i vodorodnaia bomba, 1958.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
box 3

SUBJECT FILE, 1950-1955 and undated

Scope and Content Note

Bulletins, leaflets, and writings, arranged alphabetically by heading
Box/Folder 3 : 4

de Maistre, Joseph.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript by Polina V. Swatikoff (Beresney's wife) entitled "Joseph de Maistre et la Russie," n.d.
Box/Folder 3 : 5

Religion.

Scope and Content Note

Leaflets and brochures relating to Russian Orthodoxy, Dukhobors, and general religious topics
Box/Folder 3 : 6

Russia--History, 862-1698, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Unattributed article on the subject submitted for publication in one of Beresney's periodicals
Box/Folder 3 : 7

Soviet Union--Foreign policy

Box/Folder 3 : 8

Miscellany

Box/Folder 3 : 9

PHOTOGRAPH, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

One print depicting a monument to Russian-Americans killed in the Second World War