Scope and Content Note
Title: R. V. Polchaninov papers,
Date (inclusive): 1941-2000
Collection number: 2001C14
Polchaninov, R. V.
1 microfilm reel
((0.15 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to the Russian scouting movement.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Collection is open for research.
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[Identification of item], R. V. Polchaninov Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001
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Location of Originals
Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.
|1919 January 27
||Born, Novocherkassk, Russia
||Evacuated to Yugoslavia
||Resident of Sarajevo, Yugoslavia
||Joins Russian Boy Scouts
||Marries Vlaentina Petrovna Naumova while working in Pskov Orthodox Mission, Pskov, Russia
||Arrives in the United States
Letopis' russkikh zarubezhnykh periodicheskikh izdanii
Scope and Content Note
Rostislav V. Polchaninov was a prominent figure in the Russian scouting movement in exile. This collection contains his correspondence,
writings and subject files, mostly connected to the Russian Boy Scouts and collecting Russian stamps.
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.
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Na't'sional'na'i'a organiza't'si'i'a russkikh razvedchikov.