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  • Descriptive Summary
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Iurii Il'ich Lodyzhenskii Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1921-1952
    Collection number: 75072b
    Creator: Lodyzhenskii, Iurii Il'ich
    Collection Size: 3 microfilm reels (0.0 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Memoirs, other writings, bulletins, reports, and printed matter, relating to medical practice in Russia during World War I, the Russian Revolution and Civil War, efforts to resettle White Russian veterans and refugees after the war, and activities of the International Anticommunist Entente.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: French and Russian.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Iurii Il'ich Lodyzhenskii Papers in the Museum of Russian Culture, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    World War, 1914-1918--Medical and sanitary affairs.
    World War, 1914-1918--Russia.
    Soviet Union.
    International Anticommunist Entente.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Refugees.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Veterans.
    Rossiiskoe obshchestvo Krasnago kresta.
    Anti-communist movements.

    Biographical Note

    1888 Born, Zubtsovskii uezd, Tverskaia guberniia, Russia
    1912-1914 Doctor, St. Petersburg Orthopedic Institute
    1914-1915 Chief medical officer, Caucasian Cavalry Division
    1915-1917 Medical and surgical director of the Red Cross hospital of Grand Duke Michael (Southwestern front)
    1917-1919 Medical and surgical director for the Red Cross Hospital in Kiev
    1918-1919 President of the International Committee to Aid Victims of the Civil War, Kiev
    1919-1920 Member of the Provisional Board of the Russian Red Cross and General Secretary of the Committee to Aid the Victims of the Civil War
    1920 Head of a special mission to the International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva, Switzerland
      Medical director of the Russian Red Cross hospital attached to the Russian Embassy in Constantinople, Turkey
    1920-1923 Delegate of the Russian Red Cross (old organization) to the International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva, Switzerland

    Scope and Content

    The materials in this collection relate mainly to the activities of the director of the Geneva office of the Russian Red Cross (Rossiiskoe Obshchestvo Krasnogo Kresta), Iurii Il'ich Lodyzhenskii, in the resettlement of Russian refugees and troops of General P. N. Vrangel's Russian army in the Balkans, 1921-1923.
    Also of interest is the file on the defense of Konradi and Polunin, on trial for the assassination of the Soviet ambassador to Switzerland, V. V. Vorovskii, 1923.
    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 and copyright to them (with some exceptions) are the property of the Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco. 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.