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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: N. N. Poppe sound recording
    Dates: undated
    Collection Number: XX564
    Creator: Poppe, N. N. (Nikolai Nikolaevich), 1897-1991
    Collection Size: 1 item (17 phonorecords) (0.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Sound recording relates to the Akademiia Nauk SSSR (Soviet Academy of Sciences). Sergei Yacobson is believed to have played some role in the creation of this recording.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], N. N. Poppe sound recording, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

    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.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Poppe (1897-1991) was a prominent Russian linguist and a member of the Akademiia Nauk SSSR (Soviet Academy of Sciences) in the 1930s and early 1940s.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    In the recording he discusses the Soviet Academy of Sciences' (Akademiia Nauk SSSR) importance, its size and membership, salaries and living costs, daily life, commute, medical care, and living space for his family. He also talks about foreign literature and writing. The recording, in which Poppe speaks in English, is more than five hours in duration. Sergei Yacobson is believed to have played some role in the creation of this recording.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Akademiia Nauk SSSR.
    Science--Soviet Union.
    Phonorecords.
    Yakobson, Sergius, 1901-