Overview of the Aleksandr Dursunovich Tkhilaishvili Photographic Collection
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Title: Aleksandr Dursunovich Tkhilaishvili photographic collection
Collection Number: 2012C14
Creator: Tkhilaishvili, Aleksandr Dursunovich, collector.
Collection Size: 4 oversize boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Photographs depicting visits of Nikita Khrushchev and other high Soviet officials to the Adzhar Autonomous Soviet Republic, and the 22nd Congress of the Soviet Communist Party.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Collection is open for research.
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[Identification of item], Aleksandr Dursunovich Tkhilaishvili photographic collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2011.
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.
Tkhilaishvili was the first secretary of the Adjara Regional Committee (Obkom) of the Communist Party of Georgia in the 1960s and 1970s
These photo albums depict visits by Soviet officials to the autonomous Soviet Republic of Adjara (Adzharia) in the present Republic of Georgia, hosted by the chief communist official in the region, Tkhilaishvili. One album is devoted to the May 1961 visit of Nikita Khrushchev. The other albums in the collection depict visits by other Soviet party and military officials, including Marshals V. A. Sudets and K. S. Moskalenko, Assistant Prime Minister L. V. Smirnov, and Assistant Minister of Defense (and member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union) S. S. Mariakhin. One album is devoted to the Twenty-second Congress of the Communist Party of the USSR (17-31 October 1961), at which Khrushchev promised the advent of communism by 1980.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971--Pictorial works.
Kommunisticheskaia partiia Sovetskogo Soiuza--Pictorial works.