Overview of the Sarah E. Mathews papers

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Title: Sarah E. Mathews papers
Date (inclusive): 1918-1975
Collection Number: 71055
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 folder, 1 envelope, 1 album box, 1 phonotape cassette (0.7 linear feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, diary, reports, clippings, and photographs, relating to the disposition of the remains of Tsar Nicholas II and his family, social and political conditions in Siberia, and relief work of the American Red Cross in Siberia during the Russian Civil War.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Mathews, Sarah E., 1880-1978.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sarah E. Mathews papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1971.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American Red Cross worker in Siberia, 1918-1920.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, diary, reports, clippings, and photographs, relating to the disposition of the remains of Tsar Nicholas II and his family, social and political conditions in Siberia, and relief work of the American Red Cross in Siberia during the Russian Civil War.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

American National Red Cross.
Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918.
Romanov, House of.
International relief.
Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Civilian relief.

 

Interview with Sarah E. Mathews by Stephen I. Zetterberg 18 April 1975

Physical Description: 1 sound cassette

Scope and Contents note

Zetterberg interviews Mathews about her experiences in Siberia.
The sound quality of the interview is poor on the accessioned cassette. The program suffers from quite audible wow and flutter.

Access

Use copy reference number: 71055_a_0010351
 

The remainder of the collection is undescribed.