The collection consists of writings, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to linguistics, the Russian language and
literature, and Russian culture.
Viacheslav Vsevolodovich Ivanov (21 August 1929 – 7 October 2017) was a prominent Soviet/Russian philologist, linguist and
literary scholar; editor,
Elemena, semiotician and Indo-Europeanist, best known for his glottalic theory of Indo-European consonantism and for placing the
Indo-European urheimat in the area of the Armenian Highlands and Lake Urmia.
22 manuscript boxes
(9.0 linear feet)
[Identification of item], Viacheslav Vsevolodovich Ivanov papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.