Inventory of the Anatoliĭ L'vovich Markov writings

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Inventory of the Anatoliĭ L'vovich Markov writings

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Lyalya Kharitonova
Date Completed:
2011
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Machine-readable finding aid derived from Microsoft Word and MARC record by Hoover Archives Staff.
© 2011 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Anatoliĭ L'vovich Markov writings
Dates: 1917-1962
Collection Number: XX738
Creator: Markov, Anatoliĭ L'vovich, b. 1893
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: The collection consists of memoirs and other writings relating to Russian military operations in World War I and the Russian Revolution, subsequent anti-communist movements in the Soviet Union (including biographies of participants), Soviet agents in Egypt and police surveillance and prosecution of them, and Russian émigré affairs. military operations in World War I and the Russian Revolution, subsequent anti-communist movements in the Soviet Union (including biographies of participants), Soviet agents in Egypt and police surveillance and prosecution of them, and Russian émigré affairs.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: Russian

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Anatoliĭ L'vovich Markov writings, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives between 1983 and 2000.

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

Alternative Forms of Material Available

A portion of the collection is available on microfilm.

Related Materials

Vladimir Konkordovich Abdank-Kossovskiĭ papers, Hoover Institution Archives
Anatoliĭ L'vovich Markov papers, 1933-1963, Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Bakhmeteef Archives

Biographical Note

1893 Born, Kurskaia guberniia, Russia
1913 Graduated from the Voronezh Cadet Corps and Nicholas Cavalry School
1914-1915 Served in World War I and was wounded
1920-1951 Immigrated to Egypt, assigned to a major post in the police in Alexandria
1950 Author of Monasteries in the Desert
1952 Retired and moved to the U.S.; author of Events in Egypt
1961 Author of The Cadets and Cadets; died in San Francisco

Scope and Content of Collection

Anatoliĭ L'vovich Markov was a Russian writer, author of numerous articles, memoirs, short stories, and historical essays. He also wrote under the pseudonym Sharki.
The collection consists of Markov's writings from all periods of his life relating to Russian military operations in World War I and the Russian Revolution, subsequent anti-communist movements in the Soviet Union (including biographies of participants), Soviet agents in Egypt and the police surveillance and prosecution of them, and Russian émigré affairs. The articles contain information about life in the Russian colony in Egypt and history of the region as a whole, as well as about the Eastern Orthodox Church.
The writings include seven titled scrapbooks containing clippings on the White movement from Russian émigré periodicals published in the United States from 1956 to 1959, émigré memoirs compiled by A. Markov, as well as his published memoirs Rodnye Gnezda.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Anti-communist movements--Soviet Union.
Subversive activities--Egypt.
Secret service--Egypt.
Police--Egypt.
Communism--Egypt.
Espionage, Russian--Egypt.
World War, 1914-1918--Russia.
Soviet Union--Biography.
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Russia--Emigration and immigration.


Box/Folder: 1 : 1-8

"Entsiklopediia Belogo Dvizheniia," Vol. I-IV (Encyclopedia of the Russian White Movement), circa 1960

Box/Folder: 1 : 9 , Box/Folder: 2 : 1-3

"V Bor'be s Krasnym D'iavolom" (Thirty-five years of service in Egyptian political police), 1960

Box/Folder: 2 : 4-7

"Kavkazskaia Konnaia Tuzemnaia Diviziia v Voĭnu 1914-1918 gg." (Memoirs of participants and historical review of the Russian irregular army in the Caucasus), 1949

Scope and Content Note

Typescript stamped by the press censor of Alexandria, Egypt
Box/Folder: 2 : 8-10

"V Izgnanii" (Memoirs), 1959

Scope and Content Note

Includes clippings and photographs
Box/Folder: 2 : 11 , Box/Folder: 3 : 1

"Ocherki Russkoĭ Smuty i Revoliutsii" (Essays on Russian turmoil and revolution), typescript, 1958

Scope and Content Note

Includes clippings of Markov's articles
Box/Folder: 3 : 2-6

"Liudi Drevnego Blagochestiia" (The history of sectarianism in Russia), 1960

 

"Zapiski o Proshlom" (Memoirs by various authors), 1955

Box/Folder: 3 : 7

Volume I. Newspaper articles, Turkey-Egypt, 1917-1952

Box/Folder: 3 : 8

Volume II. Newspaper articles, Alexandria, Egypt, 1933-1951

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Volume III. "Vospominaniia o Sluzhbe v Egipetskoĭ Politicheskoĭ Politsii, 1922-1943" (The memoirs of Markov?s Egyptian political police service) undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Rodnye Gnezda (memoirs), printed copy, 1962

Box/Folder: Microfilm Cabinet

"Entsiklopediia Belogo Dvizheniia," Vol. I-IV (Encyclopedia of the Russian White Movement), circa 1960