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  • Title: I. M. Andreev papers
    Date (inclusive): 1944-1998
    Collection Number: 2008C40
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: Russian
    Physical Description: 1 microfilm reel (0.15 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, and speeches and writings, relating to the Russian Orthodox Church and to Russian émigré education.
    Creator: Andreev, I. M. (Ivan Mikhaĭlovich), 1894-1976
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


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    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2008

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], I. M. Andreev papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Location of Original Materials

    Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, New York

    Custodial History

    Detailed processing and preservation microfilming of 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 the Holy Trinity Seminary. The grant also provided for depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Library & Archives. The original materials remain in the Holy Trinity Seminary Archives as its property. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these materials do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

    Biographical Note

    1894 March 14 Born, St. Petersburg, Russia
    1912-1914 Studied at Sorbonne, Paris
    1918 Graduated, Psikhonevropatologicheskii institut, St. Petersburg
    1927-1932 Incarcerated in the Solovetskii concentration camp
    1950 Arrived in the U.S.
    1950-1971 Professor, Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, NY
    1948 Author, Blagodatna-li sovietskaia tserkov'?
    1951 Author, O polozhenii pravoslavnoi tserkvi v Sovietskom soiuzie: katakombnaia Tserkov' v SSSR
      Author, Kratkii obzor istorii russkoi tserkvi ot revoliutsii do nashikh dnei
    1957 Author, O kharaktere nauchno-ateisticheskoi propagandy v Sovietskoi Rossii
    1960 Author, Kratkii konspekt kursa po psikhologii
    1965 Author, Pravoslavno-khristianskaia apologetika
    1966 Author, Pravoslavno-khristianskoe nravstvennoe bogoslovie
    1968 Author, Ocherki po istorii russkoi literatury XIX vieka
    1976 December 30 Died, Jordanville, NY

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The I. M. Andreev papers contain the correspondence and some writings of Ivan Mikhaĭlovich Andreevskii (pen-name I. M. Andreev), a prominent writer. These papers reflect only a fragment of Andreevskii's activities and writings. Among his Speeches and Writings are writings on pedagogy and psychology, as well as catacomb Orthodox communities in the U.S.S.R.
    Note that while materials are listed as Box/Folder instances, they all appear on the single microfilm reel.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Russians -- United States
    Education -- United States
    Russkai͡a pravoslavnai͡a t͡serkovʹ