Register of the Boris Souvarine papers

Finding aid prepared by Ronald Bulatoff
Hoover Institution Archives
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© 1977, 2014


Title: Boris Souvarine papers
Date (inclusive): 1925-1971
Collection Number: 77008
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In French and Russian.
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, clippings, and printed matter, relating to the French Communist Party, the Communist International, Marxism, Soviet agricultural and economic policies, and political events in twentieth-century Russia. Includes correspondence with Ekaterina Kuskova, Sergei Prokopovich, Nikolai Valentinov, and the Marx-Engels Institute (Moscow).
creator: Souvarine, Boris

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Boris Souvarine papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1977.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Russian-born French journalist and author; French communist leader, 1919-1924.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, writings, clippings, and printed matter, relating to the French Communist Party, the Communist International, Marxism, Soviet agricultural and economic policies, and political events in twentieth-century Russia. Includes correspondence with Ekaterina Kuskova, Sergei Prokopovich, Nikolai Valentinov, and the Marx-Engels Institute (Moscow).

Related Collection(s)

Additional Boris Souvarine material available at The Graduate Institute Library, Geneva, Switzerland and the Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Communist International.
Kuskova, Ekaterina Dmitrievna, 1869-
Parti communiste français.
Prokopovich, Sergei.
Valentinov, N. (Nikolai), 1879-1964.
Agriculture--Soviet Union.
Communism--France.
Communism.
Socialism.
Soviet Union--Economic policy.
Soviet Union--Politics and government.

Box 1

Volsky, Nicoiai V.

 

Correspondence

 

1951-1964

 

undated

 

Biographical material

 

Last will and testament, obituaries

Box 2

Drafts, notes, articles

 

Volsky, Valentina, correspondence, 1960-1971

 

Kuskova, Ekaterina, correspondence, 1950-1957

Box 3

Prokopovich, Sergei N., correspondence, writings, etc.

 

Marx-Engels Institute (Moscow), correspondence, 1925-1926

 

Riazanov, correspondence, 1925-26

 

Miscellaneous materials

 

INCREMENT of March 1978: Article (handwritten in French) in Dissent (New York) 1977