Scope and Content Note
Title: Konstantin Vasil'evich Semchevskii papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1978
Collection number: 2001C38
Semchevskii, Konstantin Vasil'evich, 1894-1978
2 microfilm reels
0.3 linear feet)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs, other writings, correspondence, printed matter, and photographs, relating to the Russian Civil War in Siberia, and
to Russian émigré affairs.
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[Identification of item], Konstantin Vasil'evich Semchevskii Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001.
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Location of Originals
Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.
|1894 May 6
||Graduated, Corps de Pages, St. Petersburg, Russia
||Commissioned as a Sub-Lieutenant in the Life-Guard Horse Artillery
||Captain, Siberian Army
||Temporary chief of operations section, Siberian Army headquarters
||Instructor, military school, Vladivostok
||Promoted to Colonel and appointed Quartermaster-General, Third Army, Siberia
||Arrived, United States
||Died, United States
Scope and Content Note
K. V. Semchevskii was a Russian army colonel and member of the association of graduates of the Corps de Pages and former officers
of the Guards Horse Artillery. Most of the correspondence (almost entirely with former comrades-in-arms), writings, and subject
file reflect his involvement in these organizations and general information on Russian military history. The SUBJECT FILE/Russia.
Armiia/General contains the diary of Gen. Bezobrazov for 1917-1924.
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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
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The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.