Register of the George M. Vesselago Papers, 1904-1970

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Register of the George M. Vesselago Papers, 1904-1970

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: George M. Vesselago Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1904-1970
Collection number: 75062
Creator: Vesselago, George M., 1892-
Collection Size: 8 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope 3.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, printed matter, clippings, and photographs, relating to Russian naval operations during World War I and the Russian Revolution and Civil War
Language: Russian.

Administrative Information

Access

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], George M. Vesselago Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

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Access Points

Russia. Voennyi flot
Petroleum--Soviet Union
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918--Naval operations
Russia
Soviet Union
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Naval operations
Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920

Biographical Note

George M. Vesselago, 1892 -

1892, September 29 Born, Kronstadt, Russia
1905-1918 Served in the Imperial Russian Navy with the last rank being Lieutenant-Commander
1919-1920 Served with White Russian forces in Civil War
1920 Quartermaster, U.S.S. Santa Clara, from India to New York
1920-1921 Inspector of ammunition at Eddystone Plant of Baldwin Locomotive Works (Pennsylvania)
1921-1925 Employed by Cortez Oil Corporation
1926-1954 Staff Engineer with Day and Zimmerman, Inc.
1954-1964 Associated with Edward N. Hay and Associates, Inc.

Series Description

Box Box No. 1-6

Correspondence, 1919-1970.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
Box Box No. 5-8

Subject File, 1904-1970.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes of meetings, lists, charts, notes, printed matter, clippings, etc., arranged alphabetically by subject.
Box Box No. 8

Speeches and Writings, 1924-1968.

Scope and Content Note

Speeches and writings by G.M. Vesselago, arranged alphabetically by title.
Box Box No. 8

Miscellany.

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous notes, printed matter, etc.
 

Photographs.

Scope and Content Note

See photo file card index.

Container List

 

Correspondence, 1919-1970

Box 1

Alexandroff, K., 1922

 

Andrei, 1922, 1923, 1931 (Last name unknown)

 

Arushievaskaia, Z., 1922

 

Baruch, Bernard M., 1933

 

Bensel, Otto, 1927

 

Betcher, George, 1927

 

Biddle, Francis, 1942

 

Bill, 1935

 

Boris, 1922-1923 (Last name unknown)

 

Bossé, Anna, 1933

 

Brown Brothers Harriman and Company, 1923

 

Bukowski, Peter I., n.d.

 

Chaiko, M., 1921-1922

 

Chelouchin, Stefan, 1924

 

Chernov, Aleksei M., 1921

 

Cook, Clara, 1925

 

Corfino, George P., 1922

 

Crolius, Fred J., 1925

 

Dembrovskii, M., 1922

 

Demidoff, Pavel, 1922

 

Dillon, V. I., 1922

 

Elledge, G.E., 1922

 

Fedorov, K. V., 1921

 

Gard, Alexis K., 1944

 

Garin, A., 1927

 

Golitsyn, Nikolai, n.d.

 

Golovchenko, A.P., 1923

 

Grandmother, 1934

 

Howe, Helen, n.d.

 

Iakovlev, Ermogen and Feofilakii, 1921

 

Iakovleva, Lidiia, 1922

 

Ivanov, V., 1921

 

Izidin, B., 1921-1922

 

Johnson, D.W., 1921

 

Karpenko, Boris, 1921

 

Kititzyn, M.A., 1921-1923, 1927

 

Kliagin, N., 1922

 

Konstantin Vasil'evich, 1921

 

Kozlova, E., 1925

 

Kuraev, 1921 (first name unknown)

 

La Roches, Nikolai S., 1933

 

Lewis, Adler, and Laws (Attorneys), 1927

 

Loukine, Aleksandr, 1933

 

Lysoeff, K., n.d.

 

McCully, 1921 (first name unknown)

 

McDonald, Nina M., 1970

 

Machold, William F., 1968

 

Makaroff, Wadim, 1922

 

Mania, 1921-1922, 1925 (last name unknown)

 

Martin, Hugh S., 1924

 

Maslovsky, E., 1932

 

Matskevich, G., 1921-1922

 

Meidelkeva, Sofia, 1922, 1925

 

Meirer, George A., 1921-1922

 

Miller, Dr. T. Grier, 1927, 1933

 

Mishtovt, Illarion V., 1922

 

Mother, 1921-1943

Box 2

Nedbal', Nikolai A., 1922

 

Nemova, M., 1922

 

Nikolski, A., 1922

 

Nishchenkov, A., 1923

 

Parkes, 1921 (first name unknown)

 

Pavlov, A., n.d.

 

Perfilieff, Captain V., 1921

 

Pini, Vladimir, 1933

 

Polivanov, M., 1922

 

Poltavskii, B., 1921-1922

 

Proskuriakov, A., 1922, 1924

 

Pushkarev, Kirill N, 1922

 

Reed, 1933 (first name unknown)

 

Rohtast, Peter, 1925

 

Romanov, Vasili, 1968

 

Russian Historical Archive and Repository (Stanford), 1968

 

Russian Students' Christian Association in the U.S.A., 1922

 

Safonoff, Sergei, 1923

 

Selesneff, D., 1922-1923

 

Sergei Vladimirovich, 1921 (last name unknown)

 

Shcherbachev, Oleg A., 1921

 

Shelley, John, 1921, 1923

 

Shelukin, Stefan, 1925

 

Shestov, A. & L., 1927

 

Shichiko, P., 1921

 

Smirnov, Mikhail I., 1922

 

South American Gulf Oil Company, 1925

 

Sovinsky, V.N., 1930

 

Stebline-Kamensky, J., 1922-23, 1931

 

Strakhovsky, Leonid, 1922-23, 1930-33

 

Strekalovskii, 1921 (first name unknown)

 

Tatishchev, Alexis, 1931

 

Taylor, W.P., 1921-1924

 

Taylor, Mrs. W.P., 1921-1925

 

Taube, George N., 1952

 

Thayer, Elizabeth H., n.d.

 

Timofeev, N., 1922

 

Trofimoff, Vladimir I., 1921

 

Trotter, Elizabeth F., 1925, 1927

 

Tuchkov, A., 1921

 

Tuttle, 1925 (first name unknown)

 

Vasiliev, Sergei, 1921

 

Vedeniapinskii, V., 1922

 

Vesselago, Mikhail, 1921-23, 1925

 

Vesselago, Sofia, 1921-1935

Box 3.

Vesselago, Sofia, 1928-1935

 

Von Mohrenschildt, Dimitri S., 1922

 

Voronin, 1921 (first name unknown)

 

Watson, P.B., 1925

 

Witherey, W.L., 1922

 

Wiren, Alexis, 1922

 

Yanenko, M., 1924

 

Zakharchenko, K., 1921-1923

 

Zweguintzoff, N., 1921-1922

 

Zweguintzoff, Sofia, 1921-1928

Box 4.

Zweguintzoff, Sofia, 1923-1925, 1927-1928

 

Miscellaneous

 

1919-1920

Box 5.

1920-1921

Box 6.

1921-1932

 

undated

 

Subject File, 1904-1970

Box 7.

Address book

 

Aguada, Mexico

 

Commissioner meetings, April 11, 1922

 

Report No. 55, Sucesiones, February 13, 1922

 

Work report No. 87, June 9, 1923

 

Association of Former Russian Naval Officers in America

 

Biographical data

 

Birth of daughter, Sofia, 1933

 

Business matters

 

Certificates, letters of introduction, etc.

 

Cleland, Robert G., Background of the Latest Mexican Revolution, undated

 

East, E.M., Oversea Politics and the Food Supply, undated

 

Fedotoff-White, D., excerpts from Survival, 1951

 

Financial matters

 

Goonin, Sergei T., America and Russia, reprint from University of Pennsylvania Red and Blue, March 1922

 

Immigration to the U.S., 1927

 

Kennan, George

 

Complications in Murmansk, undated

 

The Worth in April and May, undated

 

Military Correspondence file, 1918-1919

 

Naval Officers Group in Harbin, China, 1925

 

Pavlov, A.N., Our Class (in Russian), Morskiia Zapiski ( The Naval Record) [New York], Vol. IX, December 1951

 

Precision Topics (Falls River, Massachussets), 1942-1943

 

Russia

 

Petroleum, 1904-1923

 

Revolution and Civil War

 

Russian Red Cross

 

Russian Sholar, edited by the Russian Students Christian Association in the U.S.A., Nov 2, 1922

 

Russian Student Conference at Silver Bay, New York, 1922

 

Selesneff, D.D., In the Bosphorus (in French), La Revue Maritime, No. 239, January 1967

 

Stebline-Kamensky, I.

 

Break-Through in the Bosphorus on Patrol Boat No. 324 (in Russian), Chasovoi (Asnieres, France), No. 64, September 1931

Box 8.

Mining Warfare, abstracts from an article in La Renaissance, August 12, 1929 (copy in Russian)

 

Strakhovsky, Leonid I.

 

Diplomatic Aspects of American Intervention in Siberia, 1918-1920, undated

 

The Russian Origins of the American Intervention in North Russia in 1918-1919, undated

 

Title Situation in the Aguada, report No. 54, February 7, 1922

 

Ukhta Petroleum, 1918

 

United Gas Company

 

Brochure

 

Cost Control for Electric and Gas Utilities, February 26, 1932

 

Varnek, P.A., The Russian North During World War I (in Russian), Morskiia Zapiski ( The Naval Record) [New York], Volume VIII, Nos. 3/4, December 1950

 

Voevodsky, Jack

 

Volnaia Kuban (Free Kuban), No. 26, May 1, 1925

 

Will, February 1964

 

Speeches and Writings, 1924-1968

Box 8.

Assemblies, undated

 

Awakening in Khronstadt, undated

 

The Davis-Davis Episode, undated

 

Drillings in the Aguada, January 7, 1924

 

Episodes Recalled (My Recollections), July 1968

 

A Few Episodes from My Service in the `Chernomorskii Flot,' 1915-1917 (in Russian), Morskiia Zapiski ( The Naval Record) [New York], Vol. X, Nos. 1-3, June/September 1952

 

Womens Club, Mexico, paper read at, 1924

 

Miscellaneous drafts and notes

 

Miscellany