Register of the Ekaterina Breshko-Breshkovskaia Miscellaneous papers, 1919-1931

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Register of the Ekaterina Breshko-Breshkovskaia Miscellaneous Papers, 1919-1931

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Ronald Bulatoff
Date Completed:
1993
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ekaterina Breshko-Breshkovskaia Miscellaneous Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1919-1931
Collection number: XX011
Creator: Breshko-Breshkovskaia, Ekaterina Konstantinovna Verigo, 1844-1934
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes, 5 envelopes (1.7 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, biographical data, and photographs, relating to the life of E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia. Includes drafts of the book by E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia, The Hidden Springs of the Russian Revolution (Stanford University Press, 1931); a biographical sketch of E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia by Aleksandr Kerenskii; and three letters by E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia.
Language: Russian and English.

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Also available on microfilm (3 reels).

Access Points

Revolutionaries--Russia
Russia
Soviet Union
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921
Kerensky, Aleksandr Fyodorovich, 1881-1970

BIOGRAHICAL NOTE

1844, January 13 Born, Vitebsk, Russia
1873 Began revolutionary activity
1874 Joined the Chaikovskii "To the People" Movement in St. Petersburg. Arrested and sentenced to five years of hard labor
1879 Exiled to Siberia
1896 Received permission to return to European Russia.
  Returned and was active in the Socialist-Revolutionary Party
1903 Participated in the International Socialist Congress in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1903-1905 Travelled abroad
1905 Illegally returned to Russia
1908 Arrested and sentenced to lifetime exile in Siberia
1917 Freed from exile by the February Revolution
1921 Left Russia to live in emigration
1931 Author, Hidden Springs of the Russian Revolution
1934, September 12 Died, Prague, Czechoslovakia

Series Description

Box 1

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1930-1934.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, printed matter and reports relating to the life of E. Breshko-Breshovskaia
Box 1

CORRESPONDENCE, 1919-1929.

Scope and Content Note

Letters from and to E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia. Arranged alphabetically by name of corres-pondent
Boxes 1-3

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1873-1931.

Scope and Content Note

Holographs and typescripts of E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia's speeches and writings. Arranged chronologically

Container List

 

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1930-1934

Box: 1., Folder 1

General

Folder 2

Bell, T. H., obituary on E. Breshko-Breskovskaia, 1934

Folder 3

Kerensky, Alexander, "K. K. Breshkovskaia i Eia Druz'ia v Istorii Rossii," Paris, 1930. English translation included

 

CORRESPONDENCE, 1919-1929

Box: 1., Folder 4

Unindentified letters, 1919

Folder 5

Bell, T. H., 1929

Folder 6

Zubov, Petr, 1919

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1873-1931

Box: 1., Folder 7

Autobiographical account, 1873-1878. Holograph.

Folder 8

"Obrashchenie k kooperatoram cherez tovarishcha Burygina v Tomske," n.d. Holograph

Folder 9

"Zakliuchenie," n.d. Holograph

Folder 10

"The Czecho-Slovaks in Russia," speech, New York. 1919 March 14. Typewritten photocopy

 

Hidden Springs of the Russian Revolution, Stanford, 1931

 

General

Folder 11

Editor's Preface. Typescript

Folder 12

Glossary of Russian words. Typescript

 

Drafts and notes

Folder 13

Notes to various chapters. Typescript

Folder 14

"The Historical Development of the Russian Re- volution." Typescript

Folder 15

"The Intelligentsia." Typescript

Folder 16

"The Peasantry." Holograph

Folder 17

"The Religious Feeling of the Peasantry." Typescript

Folder 18

"Revolution." Typescript

Folder 19

"The Value of the 'To the People' Movement." Holograph and typescript

Folder 20

"The Weak Points of the Russians." Holograph and typescript

Folder 21

Untitled drafts. Typescripts

Box: 2., Folder 1-3

Untitled drafts. Typescripts

Folder 4-5

Untitled fragments. Holographs and typescripts

 

Typescript

Folder 6

Dedication. Includes holograph.

Folder 7

Chapter I. "Kiev, 1873"

Folder 8

Chapter II. "The Tschaikovski Groups, St. Petersburg, 1873"

Folder 9

Chapter III. "Wanderings in the Ukraine"

Folder 10

Chapter IV. "The Stundists"

Folder 11

Chapter V. "Arrest"

Folder 12

Chapter VI. "In the Prison of Bratzlav"

Folder 13

Chapter VII. "The Prison at Kiev"

Folder 14

Chapter VIII. "At the Soushtchev Police Station"

Folder 15

Chapter IX. "The House for Preliminary Detention, 1875"

Folder 16

Chapter X. "My Companions in the House for Pre- liminary Detention"

Folder 17

Chapter XI. "The Fortress, 1876-1877"

Folder 18

Chapter XII. "Preparation for the Trial"

Folder 19

Chapter XIII. "House for Preliminary Detention, 1877-78"

Folder 20

Chapter XIV. "The Trial of the 193"

Folder 21

Chapter XV. "Sentenced. Litovski Castle"

Box: 3., Folder 1

Chapter XVI. "The Journey Out, 1878"

Folder 2

Chapter XVII. "Nether-Kara, 1878-79"

Folder 3

Chapter XVIII. "Barguzin, 1879-1881"

Folder 4

Chapter XIX. "Ivan Linev"

Folder 5

Chapter XX. "Preparations for Escape, 1881"

Folder 6

Chapter XXI. "The Escape, 1881"

Folder 7

Chapter XXII. "The Capture, 1881"

Folder 8

Chapter XXIII. "Spread of Revolutionary Ideas, 1881-1905"

Folder 9

Chapter XXIV. "The Revolutions of 1905 and 1917"

Folder 10

Chapter XXV. "The Intelligentsia"

Folder 11

Chapter XXVI. "The Peasants