Guide to Mikhail Lemkhin photographs MSS.PHOTO.0176

Department of Special Collections and University Archives
February 2023
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064

Language of Material: Undetermined
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Mikhail Lemkhin photographs
Creator: Lemkhin, Mikhail
Identifier/Call Number: MSS.PHOTO.0176
Identifier/Call Number: 4761
Physical Description: 2 Linear Feet
Date (inclusive): 1964 - 1992
Abstract: Portraits of Russian and Slavic cultural figures taken by photographer Mikhail Lemkhin between 1964 and 1992.
Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36 hours in advance.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased by Stanford University, Special Collections in February 1994.

Biographical / Historical

Mikhail Lemkhin is a San Francisco-based photographer. He was born in 1949 in Leningrad and emigrated to the United States in 1983. Lemkhin attended Leningrad State University between 1967 and 1973, and was awarded an MA in journalism and photojournalism. While at the university he worked as a photographer for university departments and for the university newspaper. After receiving his degree, Lemkhin worked as a free-lancer and staff journalist and photographer for various Leningrad newspapers and publications. He has also worked as an advertising photographer for the Graphics Arts Agency, for which he produced more than twenty books.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], Mikhail Lemkhin photographs (MSS PHOTO 0176). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Contents

Prints of photo portraits of Russian cultural figures taken by photographer Mikhail Lemkhin--some while he was a student in Leningrad during the 1960s and 1970s.

Conditions Governing Use

© Mikhail Lemkhin. All Rights Reserved.


Russian Cultural Figures

Box 1, Item 1

Bella Akhmadulina

Box 1, Item 2

Sergei Dovlatov

Box 1, Item 3

Evgenii Rein

Box 1, Item 4

Yury Lotman

Box 1, Item 5

Otar Iosseliani

Box 1, Item 6

Alexander Sokurov

Box 1, Item 7

Naum Korzhavin

Box 1, Item 8

Andrei Bitov

Box 1, Item 9

Dmitry Likhachev

Box 1, Item 10

Aleksandr Askoldov

Box 1, Item 11

Viktor Nekrasov

Box 1, Item 12

Natan Eidelman

Box 1, Item 13

Marietta Chudakova

Box 1, Item 14

Olga Sedakova

Box 1, Item 15

Evgenij Pasternak

Box 1, Item 16

Boris Gasparov

Box 1, Item 17

Mikhail Gasparov

Box 1, Item 18

Veniamin Kaverin

Box 1, Item 19

Bulat Okudzhava

Box 1, Item 20

Vladimir Uflyand

Box 1, Item 21

Vasily Aksyonov

Box 1, Item 22

David Samoylov

Box 1, Item 23

Andrei Tarkovsky

Box 1, Item 24

Yury Afanasyev

Box 1, Item 25

Yevgeni Anatolyevich Popov

Box 1, Item 26

Alexander Zinoviev

Box 1, Item 27

Andrei Voznesensky

Box 1, Item 28

Aleksei Yuryevich German

Box 1, Item 29

Yury Lyubimov

Box 1, Item 30

Elem Klimov

Box 1, Item 31

Marlen Khutsiev

Box 1, Item 32

Arkady Strugatsky

Box 1, Item 33

Boris Strugatsky

Box 1, Item 34

Tengiz Abuladze

Box 1, Item 35

Yuz Aleshkovsky

Box 1, Item 36

Andrei Sinyavsky

Box 1, Item 37