Register of the Boris Nikolaevich Kompaneiskii Papers

Prepared by Anatol Shmelev
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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© 2003
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Boris Nikolaevich Kompaneiskii Papers

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
Prepared by:
Anatol Shmelev
Date Completed:
2000
Encoded by:
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© 2003 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

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.


Series Description

box 1

Biographical File, 1958-1973.

Scope and Content Note

Curriculum vitae and miscellany, arranged alphabetically by physical form
box 1

Writings, 1921-1952.

Scope and Content Note

Plays, sketches, short stories, and a novel, arranged chronologically by title

Container List

Box 1

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1958-1973

Box/Folder 1 : 1

Curriculum vitae.

Scope and Content Note

Includes associated correspondence relating to the transfer of Kompaneiskii's writings to the Museum of Russian Culture by his widow, Lydia, 1973
Box/Folder 1 : 2

Miscellany.

Scope and Content Note

Includes partial inventory
 

WRITINGS, 1921-1952

Box/Folder 1 : 3

"Iskuplenie," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 4

"Iskusstvennyi bog," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

"Piat' chudes mira," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 5

Russian

Box/Folder 1 : 6

English (entitled "The Five Miracles of the World")

Box/Folder 1 : 7

"Practical Application of Dr. Kompaneysky's Research Works in Fine Arts," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 8

"Practical Application of Dr. Kompaneysky's Work for Military Defence," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 9

"Prizraki," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 10

"Sozviezdie Khrista," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 1 : 11

"Sviatoi muchenik Uar," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 12

"Volshebnyi obruch," n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 13

"Liubov' rebenka," 1921.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 14

"Iskushenie," 1921 March 20.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 15

"Glaza Meri," 1923 October 23.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 16

"Zhivye maski," 1923 November 25.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 17

"Inzhener," 1925 July 12.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 18

"Satana," 1931.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 19

"Ee dnevnik," 1932 August 12.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 20

"Oktologiia: Misteriia zemli," 1932 August 20.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 21

"Sv. Pelageia," 1933 September 20.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 22

"Gala," 1935 August 22.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 23

"Sv. Matrona," 1935 November 7.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 24

"Tret'e izmerenie," translation into Russian of a work by Edward Iversen, 1936 August 5.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 25

"Vechnost'," 1937 November 9.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 26

"Puteshestvie po zvezdnym miram," 1945 May 28.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 27

Zapiski bezbozhnika, 1948.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 1 : 28

Otets Aleksandr, 1949.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 1 : 29

"New Principles in the Color Science," English abstract of "Nuevos Principios de la Ciencia del Color," Acta Argentina de Fisiologiia y Fisiopatologia, 1952.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript