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A Register of the Vladimir Sergeevich Khitrovo Papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Vladimir Sergeevich Khitrovo Papers
    Dates: 1910-1967
    Collection number: 2008C49
    Creator: Khitrovo, Vladimir Sergeevich
    Extent: 2 microfilm reels (0.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: These papers contain the correspondence and writings of Vladimir Sergeevich Khitrovo, a graduate of the Pazheskii korpus and participant of World War I and member of the White Army
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: Russian French

    Administrative Information


    The collection is open for research

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Vladimir Sergeevich Khitrovo Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2008

    Alternative Forms of Material Available

    Full collection is available on microfilm

    Location of Original Materials

    Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, New York


    1891 Born, Russia
    1910 Graduated, Pazheskii korpus
    1918 Officer in General Kirpichev's Kievskaia dobrovol'cheskaia druzhina
    1919 Officer in Svodno-gvardeiskii polk Vooruzhennykh sil iuga Rossii
    1920 Chief of the Russian press bureau in Constantinople
    1968 February 24 Died, Paris, France

    Scope and Content of Collection

    These papers contain the correspondence and writings of Vladimir Sergeevich Khitrovo, a graduate of the Pazheskii korpus and participant of World War I and member of the White Army. In emigration, Khitrovo was active in the alumni association of the Pazheskii korpus, the Soiuz pazhei, which is reflected in a number of organizational files of this association, including bylaws, correspondence, and lists of members within the Subject file. Of particular interest is Khitrovo's unpublished memoir of World War I, "Vospominaniia i materialy dlia istorii. Leib-gvardii konnaia artilleriia. Chast' II-aia. Voina 1914-1917. Pokhod v vostochnuiu Prussiiu," which include numerous original photographs.
    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 the Holy Trinity Seminary. The grant also provides depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Archives. The original materials remain in the Holy Trinity Seminary Archives as its property. A transfer table indicating corresponding box and reel numbers is appended to this register. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these materials do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.


    The collection is organized into five series: Biographical file, Correspondence, Speeches and writings, Subject file, and Photographs

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the online catalog.


    World War, 1914-1918.
    Pazheskii Ego Imperatorskogo Velichestva korpus.
    Russia. Armiia. Konnaia artilleriia.