Guide to the Alexander Dallin Papers SC1216

Daniel Hartwig & Jenny Johnson
Department of Special Collections and University Archives
August 2014
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064

Language of Material: Undetermined
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Alexander Dallin papers
source: Lapidus, Gail W.
creator: Dallin, Alexander.
Identifier/Call Number: SC1216
Physical Description: 18 Linear Feet (16 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1940-1999
Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website:

Access to Collection

The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Publication Rights

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94305-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See:
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], Alexander Dallin Papers (SC1216). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Contents

Collection includes Dallin's research materials, lecture and presentation materials, computer media, and audiovisual materials.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Dallin (1924-2000) was the Raymond A. Spruance Professor of International History at Stanford and served as Director for the Center for Russian and East European Studies. Dallin was an American historian, political scientist, and international relations scholar.Dallin He earned a bachelor's degree in social science from City College of New York in 1947 and master's and doctoral degrees in history from Columbia University in 1948 and 1953.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Russia (Federation) -- History.
russian studies
Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government.
Russian -- History
Lapidus, Gail W.
Dallin, Alexander.


Research Material

box 1, box 6, box 3, box 2

Soviet Union/Eastern Bloc

box 3

Soviet Studies Programs


Computer Media





Final manuscript 1999


France, 1939-1940 1940


Lectures and Presentations





S.S. Excalibur List of Passengers 1941


Audiovisual Material


Alexander Sakharov: His Legacy Ten Years Later 1999

Alexander Sakharov: His Legacy Ten Years Later: 1999


Additional Papers Accession ARCH-2016-043

box 1, folder 1

Stanford University undated

box 1, Folder 2

CV undated

box 1, Folder 3

Newspaper Clippings undated

box 1, Folder 4

New Democracy Fellows Program at Stanford undated

box 1, Folder 5

Milton Loventhal San Jose State University undated

box 1, Folder 6

Bill and Hillary Clinton photograph undated

box 1, Folder 7

Lia Andler undated


Additional Papers Accession ARCH-2017-033


Alexander Dallin Naturalization Certificate (digital scan) 1943