Inventory of the Leonid Andreyev collection

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Inventory of the Leonid Andreyev collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2010
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by Aileen Shon and Martina Podsklanova.
© 2008 and 2010 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Leonid Andreyev collection
Dates: 1900-1922
Collection Number: 89037
Creator: Andreyev, Leonid, 1871-1919.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box, 2 card file boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Plays, poems, short stories, letters, and photographs, relating to Russian literature and drama, and to conditions in Russia during World War I. Includes diary of Anna Andreeva, wife of Leonid Andreyev. In part, photocopy.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In Russian

Administrative Information

Access

Box 1 is open for research. Boxes 2 and 3 are closed because digital use copies of the glass negatives are available.
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Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Leonid Andreyev collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1989.

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 online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Alternative Forms of Material Available

The color slides in box 1, folder 18 are reproductions of the glass autochromes in Boxes 2 and 3 (see the Container List below for details.) Digital reproductions made from the color slides are also available.

Location of Originals

In part, originals are in the Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (Rossiiskii gosudarstvennyi arkhiv literatury i iskusstva), Moscow, Russia.

Biographical/Historical Note

Russian novelist.

Scope and Content of Collection

Plays, poems, short stories, letters, and photographs, relating to Russian literature and drama, and to conditions in Russia during World War I. Includes diary of Anna Andreeva, wife of Leonid Andreyev. In part, photocopy.

Arrangement

The collection is organized in 6 series: Correspondence, Diary of Anna Andreeva, Speeches and Writings, Photographs, Color Slides, and Color Glass Autochromes. The Speeches and Writings series is arranged alphabetically. The other series are arranged chronologically or generally in the original order.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Russian literature.
Russian drama.
World War, 1914-1918--Russia.
Andreeva, Anna.


Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Correspondence 1913 and undated

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically
Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Diary of Anna Andreeva 1920-1922

Scope and Content Note

A notebook with handwritten entries

Arrangement

Written in chronological order
Box/Folder: 1 : 3-16

Speeches and Writings 1902-1918 and undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescripts with handwritten notes

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically
Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Bel'giitsam undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Chest' undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Dnevnik pisatelia v voinu 1914 goda undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Dni nashei zhizni 1908

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Iskrennii smekh 1910

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

Kon' v senate undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 9

Mladost' undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

Pessimist undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

Pis'ma o teatre 1912

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

Pis'mo L.N. Andreeva v gazetu 'Birzhevye vedomosti' 1918

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

T'ma i noch' 1907

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

V sei groznyi chas undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 15

Zakon i liudi 1902

Box/Folder: 1 : 16

Miscellany

Scope and Content Note

loose pages of typescripts and of photocopies of manuscripts
Box/Folder: 1 : 17

Photographs undated

Scope and Content Note

Six black-and-white prints, most of them images of Andreyev

Arrangement

Arranged generally in the original order
Box/Folder: 1 : 18

Color Slides undated

Scope and Content Note

Twenty-six photographic copies of glass autochromes in Boxes 2 and 3; images of Andreyev, his family, and landscape. Digital use copies of these color slides also available.

Arrangement

Arranged generally in the original order
Box: 2-3

Color Glass Autochromes, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Closed. Photographic slide copies are available in box 1, folder 18; digital use copies also available. Twenty-six autochromes; images of Andreyev, his family, and landscape

Arrangement

Arranged generally in the original order
Box: 2

Nineteen color glass single-image autochromes 1-7, 10-13, 16-18, 20, 22, 25, 26, 30

Scope and Content Note

Slide access copies are in box 1, folder 18; digital use copies also available
Box: 3

Seven color glass double-image autochromes 8/24, 9/28, 14 a/b, 15 a/b, 19/23, 21/27, 29 a/b

Scope and Content Note

Slide access copies are in box 1, folder 18; digital use copies also available. (Each autochrome contains two almost identical images; the photographic slide copies and digital use copies capture the better of the two images.)