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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Boris Nikolaevich Kompaneiskii papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1921-1973
    Collection number: 2001C15
    Creator: Kompaneiskii, Boris Nikolaevich, 1885-1965
    Extent: 1 microfilm reel (0.15 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Writings and miscellany, relating to physiology, Russian literature, and Russian émigré affairs. Microfilm.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: 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], Boris Nikolaevich Kompaneiskii Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.

    Biographical Note

    1885 November 18 Born, St. Petersburg, Russia
    1908 Degree in physiology, St. Peterburg University, Russia
    1924 Degree, psycho-physiology, Moscow State University, Soviet Union
    1926-1941 Worked as a researcher and professor in various laboratories and institutes, including the Moscow Academy of Arts, the Herzen Pedagogical Institute and Institute for Brain Research, Leningrad, Soviet Union
    1942 Arrives in Berlin, Germany
    1943-1946 Researcher and laboratory director, Physiological Institute, University of Vienna, and Psychological Institute, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    1948 Author, Zapiski bezbozhnika
    1948-1965 Professor, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina
    1949 Author, Otets Aleksandr
    1965 Author, Kul'tura dushi i kul'tura dukha
      Died, Argentina

    Scope and Content Note

    This collection consists of the literary works of Boris Nikolaevich Kompaneiskii, a scientist specializing in human perception of color and light. He was also known to have used the pseudonym N. Kovalenskii.
    Detailed processing and preservation microfilming for these materials were made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by matching funds from the Hoover Institution and Museum of Russian Culture. The grant also provides depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Archives. The original materials remain in the Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco as its property. A transfer table indicating corresponding box and reel numbers is available at the Hoover Institution Archives.
    The Hoover Institution assumes all responsibility for notifying users that they must comply with the copyright law of the United States (Title 17 United States Code) and Hoover Rules for the Use and Reproduction of Archival Materials.

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Physiology.
    Russian literature.
    Russians--Argentina.
    Russia (Federation).
    Soviet Union.
    Argentina.