Register of the Iosif Vladimirovich Gessen Papers, 1919-1920

Processed by Ronald Bulatoff; machine-readable finding aid created by Xiuzhi Zhou
Hoover Institution Archives
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Register of the Iosif Vladimirovich Gessen Papers, 1919-1920

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Ronald Bulatoff
Date Completed:
1993
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Iosif Vladimirovich Gessen Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1919-1920
Collection number: 38005
Creator: Gessen, Iosif Vladimirovich, 1866-1943
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.7 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Reports, letters, and leaflets, relating to the White Army in the Russian Civil War. Includes two translations of I. V. Gessen's memoirs, V Dvukh Vekakh, one entitled Reminiscences, translated from the Russian by E. Varneck, and a second entitled Legality versus Autocracy, edited and annotated by Ladis K. D. Kristof.
Language: Russian, with English translation.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Iosif Vladimirovich Gessen Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1938.

Accruals

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Access Points

Konstitutsionno-demokraticheskaia partiia
Soviet Union
Russia (Federation)
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921
Kristof, Ladis K. D.
Varneck, Elena

Biographical Note

1866 Born, Odessa, Russia
1885 Arrested and imprisoned in St. Petersburg, Russia Exiled to Vologda Province, Russia
1896-1905 Attorney at the Russian Ministry of Justice
1905 Member, Kadet Central Committee
1919 Left Russia
1920s-1930s Editor, Rech' (Berlin)
  Editor, Rul' (Berlin)
  Leading emigre figure in Berlin
1921-1937 Editor, Arkhiv Russkoi Revoliutsii (Berlin)
1937 Author, V Dvukh Vekakh, Berlin, 1937
1943 Died, New York City

Series Description

Boxes 1-4

V Dvukh Vekakh, 1937.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten English translations by Ladis D. Kristof and Elena Varneck of the book by Iosif V. Gessen originally published in Russian
Box 4

Miscellany, 1919-1920.

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous reports, letters, leaflets, and other material, relating to the operations of the White Russian Army in South Russia during the Russian Civil War

Container List

 

V Dvukh Vekakh, 1931. Typewritten English translations, n.d.

Box 1., Folder 1-6

Drafts with annotations

Box 2., Folder 1-4

Drafts with annotations

Folder 5

"Legality Versus Authority - The Memoirs of I. V. Gessen," translated and edited by Ladis D. Kristof

Box 3., Folder 1-4

"Legality Versus Authority - The Memoirs of I. V. Gessen," by Ladis D. Kristof

Folder 5

"Reminiscences," translated by Elena Varneck

Box 4., Folder 1

"Reminiscences," translated by Elena Varneck

 

MISCELLANY, 1919-1920.

Box 4., Folder 2

Miscellaneous reports, correspondence, leaflets, and other material relating to the operations of the White Russian Army during the Russian Civil War in South Russi