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Register of the Gleb Struve Papers 1810-1985
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Gleb Struve papers
    Date (inclusive): 1810-1985
    Collection number: 85018
    Creator: Struve, Gleb
    Extent: 156 manuscript boxes, 26 card file boxes, 5 oversize boxes, 10 envelopes, 5 microfilm reels, 7 phonotapes, memorabilia (77 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, printed matter, and audio-visual material, relating to Russian literature and culture both in the Soviet Union and the emigration, political conditions in the Soviet Union, Soviet dissidents, and the Russian emigre community. Includes correspondence and writings of Nikolai Gumilev, Marina Tsvetaeva and other Russian writers. Also available on microfilm (265 reels).
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: Russian

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Boxes 151-153 closed. Use copies available (in Boxes 185-187)
    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], Gleb Struve papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.

    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 Form Available

    Also available on microfilm (265 reels).

    Access Points

    Russian literature.
    Russia--Civilization.
    Soviet Union--Politics and government.
    Dissenters--Soviet Union.
    Russians in foreign countries.
    Russia.
    Soviet Union.
    Drawings.
    Phonotapes.
    Gumilev, N. (Nikolai), 1886-1921.
    TSetaeva, Marina, 1892-1941.

    Biographical Note

    1898, April 19 Born, St. Petersburg, Russia. Son of Petr Berngardovich Struve
    1917-1918 Serves in the Volunteer (White) Army. Spends three months as hostage in the Novorossiisk city prison
    1918 Escapes to Finland and later emigrates to England
    1921 B.A., Balliol College, Oxford
    1921-1932 Engages in journalism in Germany and then France. Contributes mainly to Russian emigre newspapers in Paris including Vozrozhdenie, Rossiia and Rossiia i Slavianstvo
    1932-1946 Lecturer and later Reader in Russian Literature, University of London
    1933 Translator, Ivan Bunin, The Well of Days
    1935 Author, Soviet Russian Literature. Revised and enlarged editions appear under somewhat different titles in 1944, 1951 and 1971. Translated into French, 1946; German, 1958 and 1964; Italian, 1975
    1946 Author (with E.A. Moore), Practical Russian
    1946-1947 Visiting Lecturer, University of California, Berkeley
    1947-1967 Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of California, Berkeley
    1950 Author, Russkii evropeets: materialy dlia biografii i kharakteristiki kniazia P.B. Kozlovskogo
      Translator (with Mary Kriger), George Orwell's Animal Farm. Reissued in 1967 and 1971
    1952 Editor (with G. A. Birkett), Anton Chekhov, Selected Short Stories
      Editor, Neizdannyi Gumilev: "Otravlennaia tunika" i drugie neizdannye proizvedeniia
    1956 Author, Russkaia literatura v izgnanii: opyt istoricheskogo obzora russkoi zarubezhnoi literatury. Second edition, 1984
    1957 Author, Geschichte der Sowjetliteratur
    1961 Editor and translator, Russian Stories
      Editor, Boris Pasternak, Sochineniia
    1962-1968 Editor, N. Gumilev, Sobranie sochinenii
    1964 Editor, Osip Mandel'shtam. Sobranie sochinenii v dvukh tomakh. Second edition, 1981
    1965 Editor, Anna Akhmatova, Sochineniia. Second edition, 1967
      Editor, Nikolai Zabolotskii, Stikhotvoreniia
    1967 Author, A Century of Russian Prose and Verse
      Author, Utloe zhil'e: Izbrannye stikhi 1915-1949. Second edition, 1978
    1969 Editor, Anna Akhmatova, Rekviem
      Editor, Nikolai Kliuev, Sochineniia
    1971 Hon. LLD., University of Toronto
    1972 Editor, Marina Tsvetaeva, Neizdannye pis'ma
    1978 Recipient, Berkeley Citation
    1979 Author, K istorii russkoi poezii 1910kh--nachala 1920kh godov
    1981 Author, O chetyrekh poetakh
    1982 Editor, Maksimilian Voloshin, Stikhotvoreniia i poemy v dvukh tomakh
    1985, June 4 Dies, Berkeley, California

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, speeches and writings, printed matter, and audio-visual material, relating to Russian literature and culture both in the Soviet Union and the emigration, political conditions in the Soviet Union, Soviet dissidents, and the Russian emigre community. Includes correspondence and writings of Nikolai Gumilev, Marina Tsvetaeva and other Russian writers. Also available on microfilm (265 reels).