Overview of the Lascelle Meserve de Basily papers

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Title: Lascelle Meserve de Basily papers
Date (inclusive): 1971-1975
Collection Number: 73094
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Drafts and galley proofs of the autobiography of L. M. De Basily, entitled Memoirs of a Lost World (Stanford: Hoover Institutiion Press, 1975), relating to life in Russia before the Russian Revolution, Russian émigré life, and world travel; and miscellaneous printed matter.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
creator: De Basily, Lascelle Meserve, 1890-1989.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lascelle Meserve de Basily papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1973.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Wife of Nikolai A. Bazili, Russian Imperial diplomat.

Scope and Content of Collection

Drafts and galley proofs of the autobiography of L. M. De Basily, entitled Memoirs of a Lost World (Stanford: Hoover Institutiion Press, 1975), relating to life in Russia before the Russian Revolution, Russian émigré life, and world travel; and miscellaneous printed matter.

Related Collection(s)

Nikolaĭ Aleksandrovich Bazili papers, Hoover Institution Archives Mme. E. de Basily-Callimaki papers, Hoover Institution Archives

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Russia--Emigration and immigration.
Russia--History--Nicholas II, 1894-1917.
Russia--Social conditions.