Register of the Maxim Panteleieff Papers

Prepared by Polina Ilieva
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 2003
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Maxim Panteleieff 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:
Polina Ilieva
Date Completed:
2000
Encoded by:
ByteManagers using OAC finding aid conversion service specifications
© 2003 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Maxim Panteleieff papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1952
Collection number: 2001C13
Creator: Panteleieff, Maxim, 1887-1958
Extent: 1 microfilm reel (0.15 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Clippings, flyers, and photographs, relating to the Russian Art Grand Opera Company.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: Russian and English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Maxim Panteleieff Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001

Accruals

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 at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Location of Originals

Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.

Biographical Note

1887 Born, Russia
1914 Made his debut in "Faust"
1914-1918 Sang in the Musical Drama Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia
1918 Left Russia for a concert tour of China and Japan
1922 Toured the United States with the Russian Art Grand Opera Company
1958 Died, United States(?)

Scope and Content Note

Maxim (Max) Panteleieff was an opera baritone and the founder-director of the Russian Art Grand Opera Company, which toured the United States and other countries. He was well known for his concert and oratorio appearances throughout the United States, Europe, and the Orient. This collection contains programs of his performances, clippings about him and the Russian Art Grand Opera Company, as well as photographs of him in different opera costumes.
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

Russian Art Grand Opera Company.
Opera.
Russians--United States.
Russia
United States


Series Description

Box: 1

Biographical File, 1918-1952.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, flyers, programs of performances, and subject file, arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box: 1

Photographs, 1917-1939 and undated.

Scope and Content Note

21 photographs, including 13 prints of Maxim Panteleieff in different opera costumes

Container List

Box: 1

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1918-1952

Box/Folder 1 : 1

Clippings about or mentioning Maxim Panteleieff and the Russian Art Grand Opera Company, 1922-1952 and undated

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Flyers.

Scope and Content Note

Includes brief biographical notes about Maxim Panteleieff
Box/Folder 1 : 3

Programs

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Subject file - "Artisty goroda Kharbina - Chekho-slovakam."

Scope and Content Note

Materials relating to a benefit concert given by Panteleieff and his troupe in honor of the Czechoslovak Legion in Siberia in 1918
Box/Folder 1 : 5

PHOTOGRAPHS, 1917-1939 and undated.

Scope and Content Note

Twenty-one photographs, including 13 prints depicting Maxim Panteleieff in different opera costumes, one of Maxim Panteleieff with Vice-President Nixon, one of his brother - Dmitrii Panteleieff, and prints of other opera singers