Register of the Nikolai Nikolaevich Golovin papers

Finding aid prepared by Ludmila Sidoroff
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Title: Nikolai Nikolaevich Golovin papers
Date (inclusive): 1912-1943
Collection Number: 47013
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Russian
Physical Description: 18 manuscript boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, and printed matter relating to Russian military activities during World War I, the Russian Civil War, and the Sino-Japanese War.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives.
Creator: Golovin, N. N. (Nikolai Nikolaevich), 1875-1944.

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[Identification of item], Nikolai Nikolaevich Golovin papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1947.

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Also available on microfilm (18 reels).

Biographical Note

General, Russian Imperial army.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, speeches and writings, and printed matter relating to Russian military activities during World War I, the Russian Civil War, and the Sino-Japanese War.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Russia. Armiia--Officers
Russia.
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945.
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Soviet Union.
World War, 1914-1918--Russia.
World War, 1914-1918.

Box 1

CORRESPONDENCE, 1937-1941

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence, arranged chronologically.
Boxes 1-12

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1912-1937

Scope and Contents note

Drafts and printed copies of speeches and writings, arranged alphabetically by title.
Box 1

"Ashmore Modernized"

 

"Contemporary Strategical-Political Situation in China"

 

"Contest for China"

 

"Cossacks Abroad"

 

"Far Eastern Problem," lecture noes

 

"Letters on Russia, 1920" / Materials on the Red Army

 

Published works of General N. Golovin, list / Paris, 1928

 

"Red Army and Navy, 1924-1926"

Box 2

"In Response to General Melgunov's Critical Remarks, Concerning The Russian Counter-Revolution in 1917-1918"

 

"Russian Counter-Revolution, 1917-1918"

 

Appendices, I, II

 

Bibliography

 

Chronology

 

Foreword

 

Maps

 

Chapters I-IX

Box 3

Chapters X-XXVI

Boxes 4-5

Miscellaneous drafts

Boxes 6-9

Miscellaneous drafts

Box 10

Miscellaneous drafts

 

Correspondence with Helene von Damm and Elena Varneck regarding preparation of text of publication

Box 11

"Sino-Japanese Conflict," lecture notes, 19?? March 9

 

"Sino-Japanese Conflict," lecture notes and clippings, 1932 March 15

 

"Sociology of War," Paris, 1938

 

"Strategy in Military Action"

 

"General H. D. Bulow, 1760-1806"

 

"Karl of Austria, 1771-1847"

 

"General H. Jomini, 1779-1869"

Box 12

"General Leval"

 

"General H. Lloyd, 1729-1783"

 

"General Baron N. V. Medem, 1796-1870"

 

"Swords and Plowshares"

Boxes 12-16

SUBJECT FILE, 1914-1943

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence, reports, lists, and printed matter, arranged alphabetically by title and subject.
Box 12

"Account of Battles Fought in the Vicinity of Tilsit, August 28-31, 1941"

 

"Activity of XVth Army Corps in Oriental Prussia in 1914"

 

Agreement between the Governments of the Don, Kuban', Terek, and Astrakhan', Crimea, 1920

 

Agreement signed by the Governments of the Don, Kuban', and Terek, 1921 January 1 (14)

 

Akaro, Lt. Colonel, "Cavalry Attack by the 2nd Brigade of the XIV Cavalry Division of the Units of the XI German Army Corps, near the Village of Neradovo," 1915 July 3 (13)

 

Akulin, General I., notes on the action of the 3rd Don Cossack Division in the Battle with the Sukhodols in 1914

 

Arkhangelsky, Colonel P. G., "Participation of the 35th Infantry Division in the Vicinity of Tarnoshin on August 14 or 15, 1914"

 

Associations of Military Science in Emigration

Box 13

Awards, certificates, congratulatory letters, etc.

 

Bardoux, J., excerpts from his article in Capital

Language of Material: French
 

Barsoff, General A. F., report on aviation presented to Czar in autumn, 1916

 

Battle action in Eastern Prussia, 1914

 

Battle notes of the staff of the Russian 29th Infantry Division during the 1914 campaign

 

Borisov, V. E., letter, 1931 July

 

British Government, on support given to the Russian White Armies (March-June 1919)

 

Buchinskii, Iu. F., notes on the battles in East Prussia

 

Bukhovskii, A. D., documents on the battle at Sukhodol

 

Burlin, P. and Stavitsky, P. P., letters regarding Sino-Japanese War in 1938

 

Cavalry attacks on the Russian Front

 

Cheriachukin, General A., "Action of the 7th Cavalry Division in the War with Germany during the First Days of the General Mobilization Declaration in 1914"

 

Chernavin, V., "28th Artillery Brigade in the Vicinity of Gumbinen, August 6-7 (19-20), 1914"

 

Dobrogorsky, N., "Siberian Riflemen in East Prussia"

 

Dragomirov, General A. M., excerpts from his "Brief Outline of Military Action of the Composite/Subsequently 16th/Cavalry Division in 1914"

 

Dukhonin, General N., as described by his widow in 1937

 

Egorov, Major General A. E., "Notes on Action of the IX Army Corps and 42nd Infantry Division during the Inception of Struggle for Galicia in 1914"

 

Evstaf'ev, V., letter on action of the 110th Infantry Kama Regiment in the vicinity of Gumbinen

 

Fock, General, description of the defenders of Port Arthur during the Russo-Japanese War of 1905-1906

 

Galka, Lt. L. K., notes on the 58th Prague Regiment of 15th Division

 

German Headquarters on the Don, correspondence, 1918

 

Gol'mblad, F. Fr., "To What Is Rennenkampf's Fault Attributable?"

 

Gosudarstvennaia Duma i Gosudarstvennoi Sovet (Report to Czar on measures for state defense and reply from General V. Gourko)

 

Iakovlev, Colonel, "Description of the Battle Waged by the 34th Infantry Division, October 8, 1915"

 

Income tax returns, 1925-1943

Box 14

Klepikov, F., letter to B. V. Savinkov, 1921 September 27

 

Krasnov, General P., "New Historical Work of Professor General N. N. Golovin"

 

"The Labinskii Division in February 1920"

 

Lashkevitch, A. F., diary, 1915 March - 1916 May

 

Leaflet commemorating the 81st Cavalry of Catherine the Great and Prince Georgii M. Apsheronskii, Nos. 2 and 3

 

Lukomsky, Lt. General, "Action of the 32nd Infantry Division, May 1 -September 15, 1916"

 

Lukomsky, Lt. General, telegram to A. I. Guchkov on beginning of "democratization" of the army in 1917

 

Maklakoff, V. A., paper on Russia, 1940 March 12

Language of Material: French
 

Maps

 

Melgunov, S. P., "Russian Counter-Revolution," lecture delivered at the Academic Association in Paris, 1938 June 17

 

Mileant, General G., "Reminiscences on Stay with I Army in 1914"

 

Minchin, General, memoirs on military action of the 2nd Army from August 10-18, 1914

Box 15

Molchanov, General, "Izhev Workers in Their Struggle with the Bolsheviks"

 

Nebo, Colonel M., "General P. K. Rennenkampf as Educator of the Commanding Personnel"

 

"Nicholas," a biography of the Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevitch

 

Pacific and Far East, documents and papers

 

Personal accounts of various participants on the Russian front

 

Polunin, A., "Comments on General Golovin's Report Concerning Cavalry Organization"

 

Postovsky, General P., letters relating to catastrophe of General Samsonoff's army in August 1914

 

Preobrazhensky, Captain, notes on battle action of Russian troops in 1915 near Kieltsky, Kobrin, Piaski, and Travniki

 

Puchkov, F. A., "8th Kam Rifle Division in the Siberian Ice March, 1931" parts I and II

 

Puchkov, F. A., notes on assignment to Ufa

 

von Ridel, Lieutenant Fieldmarshal, memorandum on the battles fought by the Russian Cavalry against units of the Austro-German Army in Galicia, 1915 September

Language of Material: German
 

Road capacity information

 

Russian Academic Association in Paris, minutes, 1939 June 5

 

Russian Army, report on future organization

 

Russian Army during the war, reports

 

Russian emigre military-scientific activities, letters and documents

Box 16

Russian Military Union, circulars

 

Shkinsky, General Ia. F., memoirs

 

Shol'p, Major General, "First Landing at Kirilovka, April 1921"

 

Shol'p, Major General "Notes on the Great War, 1915-1916-1917"

 

Society of Russian Officers of General Staff Headquarters, Central Committee, announcement

 

"Spisok chastei Rossiiskoi Armii vystypivshikh na voinu v godu, ili sformirovannykh vo vremia voiny" (list of divisions of the Russian Army in 1914), 1914

 

Stremaukhov, N., letter on action of XVII Army Corps

 

Tatarinov, A., "At the Foot of the Carpathian Mountains in 1915"

 

Tatarinov, A., "Autumn Operations in the Vicinity of Rovno, 1915"

 

Timchenko-Iareshchenko, Colonel, "The Great War, 1915-1916"

 

Timchenko-Iareshchenko, Colonel, "The 204th Ardagen-Mikhail Infantry Regiment, 51st Infantry Division, 1917"

 

Verderevsky, M. A., report on the past and future organization of the Russian infantry

 

Voennoe Delo Zagranitsei, Belgrade, 1924 October

 

von Waldsteten, Egon "The Battle by Turinka, August 24, 1914," Nashata Konnitsa, 1927 February-March

Language of Material: Bulgarian
 

Wrangel, General P., letter to General A. I. Denikin, 1920 February 15

Box 16

CLIPPINGS, 1922-1939

Scope and Contents note

Clippings arranged alphabetically by title and subject.
Box 16

"Contemporary Strategical-Political Situation in China," Russkii Invalid, 1922 November, December

 

"Foch," Novoe Vremia, 1929 March 23

 

"General Golovin's Work 'Russian Counter-Revolution in 1917-1918' and Klauzevits' Teaching," Russkii Invalid, 1939 June 20

 

"Letters on Military Self-Education"

 

Pacific and Far East

 

"The Problem of Tsaritsyn," Signal, 1939 June 15

 

"Strategical Attack of State Historian S. P. Melgunov," Signal, 1939 July 1

Boxes 17-18

MISCELLANY, 1927-1943

Box 17

Articles in the Russian emigre press on Russia and the Soviet Union, lists of

 

Dni, 1927-1928

 

Golos Rodiny, 1936-1938

 

Nasha Gazeta, 1938-1939

 

Posledniia Novosti, 1928-1929, 1936-1939

 

Rul', 1927-1929

 

Segodnia, 1927-1929

 

Vozrozhdenie, 1927-1929

 

Various publications, 1932-1933

 

Correspondence

 

General

 

Poliakov, V., 1943

Box 18

Institut Izucheniia Sovremennykh Problem Voiny i Mira (Institute for the Study of Contemporary Problems of War and Peace)

 

"Kratkii Otchet o Deiatel'nosti Voennago Ministerstva za god" (Brief Account of the Activities of the War Ministry for 1916), 1916

Scope and Contents note

From the personal archives of Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich.
 

Lists of materials received by Hoover Library, 1931-1933

 

Obshchestvo Druzei Natsional'noi Rossii v Zagrebe (Society of Friends of National Russian in Zagreb), 1939

 

Pis'ma Gen. Lukomskago k Gen. Golovinu o bol'shoi voennoi programe g. 1917 (Letters to General Golovin from General Lukomskii on the big military program of 1917), 1934

 

Russkaia Osvoboditel'naia Armiia (Russian Liberation Army)

 

Russkii Komitet po Ustroistvu Uchebnykh Zavedenii (Russian Committee for the Organization of Institutions of Learning), Paris

 

Writings

 

"Puti Vozrozhdeniia Rossii" (The Paths to Russia's Re-Birth), 1941 July 29

 

"Russkii Natsionalizm" (Russian Nationalism), undated