Overview of the Dmitrii Antonovich Volkogonov papers

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Overview of the Dmitrii Antonovich Volkogonov papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Dmitrii Antonovich Volkogonov papers
Dates: 1917-1995
Collection Number: 2001C105
Creator: Volkogonov, Dmitrii Antonovich.
Collection Size: 20 microfilm reels (2 manuscript boxes) (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, and collected research materials, relating to the history of the Soviet Union. Finding aid to the microfilm reels available from the Library of Congress Manuscript Division: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009065 
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: Russian

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Dmitrii Antonovich Volkogonov papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001.

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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Location of Originals

Originals in: Library of Congress Manuscript Division, Washington, D.C.

Biographical/Historical Note

Soviet historian and director of the Institute of Military History, Volkogonov had unfettered access to Soviet archives, on which he based his biographies of Lenin, Trotsky, and Stalin. Volkogonov was also a member of the advisory board of the Hoover Institution project in Moscow to microfilm portions of the Archives of the Soviet Communist Party and Soviet State.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, correspondence, and collected research materials, relating to the history of the Soviet Union. Finding aid to the microfilm reels available from the Library of Congress Manuscript Division: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009065 

Indexing Terms

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


Collection Contents

Reels: 1-20

Finding aid to the microfilm reels available from the Library of Congress Manuscript Division: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009065