Inventory of the I͡Ulii͡a Ginzburg correspondence

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Title: I͡Ulii͡a Ginzburg correspondence
Date (inclusive): 1974-1998
Collection Number: 2019C48
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Russian
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to social conditions in the Soviet Union and post-Soviet Russia.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Ginzburg, IUliia, 1941-2010


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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], I͡Ulii͡a Ginzburg correspondence, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2018.


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Biographical Note

Russian social activist and political figure.

Arrangement Statement

Correspondence is arranged by year.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence of IUliia Ginzburg, a specialist in study of literature, translator from French, Italian, and English, and public figure. Ginzburg was very active in public life of the 1990s as a head of the executive committee of the Grazhdanin (Citizen) social and political movement and a chief editor of a newspaper of the same title. The letters sent to her friends to the US reflect life in the Soviet Union and in Russia during stagnation and persestroika.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Russia (Federation)--Social conditions--1991-
Soviet Union--Social conditions--1970-1991.

Box 1

Correspondence 1974, 1978-1998

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Lydia Kamyshnikova, Aleksandr Kamyshnikov, Natasha Pervukhina, Eric Pervukhin.