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  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Kniaz' Nikolai Vladimirovich Sviatopolk-Mirskii papers
    Date (inclusive): 1799-1984
    Collection Number: 71026
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: French, Russian, and Polish
    Physical Description: 14 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes (8.7 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, notes, genealogical charts, certificates, and photographs relating to the history of the Sviatopolk-Mirskii family from the tenth to the twentieth century and to Russian émigré affairs. Consists mainly of drafts of, and working materials for, a genealogical history. Includes photographs of Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Sviatopolk-Mirskii, Nikolai Vladimirovich, kniaz', 1899-1982.

    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], Kniaz' Nikolai Vladimirovich Sviatopolk-Mirskii papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1971.

    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.

    Biographical Note

    Nikolai Vladimirovich Sviatopolk-Mirskii was a Russian aristocrat, émigré to Yugoslavia and Switzerland, and interpreter for the Yugoslav delegation to the League of Nations.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The papers consist primarily of writings, correspondence, notes, genealogical charts, certificates, and photographs relating to the history of the Sviatopolk-Mirskii family from the tenth to the twentieth century and to Russian émigré affairs. Collection includes drafts of, and working materials for, a genealogical history. Includes photographs of Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra. Of particular interest in the collection are letters written to and from Romanov family members.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Alexandra, consort of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1872-1918--Pictorial works.
    Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918--Pictorial works.
    Romanov, House of.
    Sviatopolk-Mirskii family.
    Poland--Court and courtiers.
    Russia--Court and courtiers.
    Russia--Emigration and immigration.