Inventory of the Barbara C. Allen papers

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Title: Barbara C. Allen papers
Date (inclusive): 1995-2015
Collection Number: 2009C56
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Russian
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Abstract: Photocopies of notes on and transcripts of correspondence, writings and police records drawn from files on Aleksandr Shli͡apnikov and Sergeǐ Medvedev in Russian archival repositories, 1917-1958, relating to the Workers Opposition movement in the Soviet Union in the 1920s. Includes digital sound recording and transcript of interviews of I͡U. A. Shli͡apnikov, son of Aleksandr Shli͡apnikov. Used as research material for the book by Barbara Allen, Alexander Shllyapnikov, 1885-1937: Life of an Old Bolshevik (Leiden, 2015).
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Allen, Barbara C. (Barbara Carol), 1967-
Contributor: Shli͡apnikov, I͡U. A. (I͡Uriǐ Aleksandrovich).

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Barbara C. Allen papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2009, with an increment received in 2017.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

American historian.

Scope and Content of Collection

Photocopies of notes on and transcripts of correspondence, writings, and police records drawn from files on Aleksandr Shli͡apnikov and Sergeǐ Medvedev in Russian archival repositories, 1917-1958, relating to the Workers Opposition movement in the Soviet Union in the 1920s. Includes digital sound recording and transcript of interviews of I͡U. A. Shli͡apnikov, son of Aleksandr Shli͡apnikov. Used as research material for the book by Barbara Allen, Alexander Shllyapnikov, 1885-1937: Life of an Old Bolshevik (Leiden, 2015).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Medvedev, Sergeǐ Pavlovich, 1885-1937.
Rabochai͡a oppozit͡sii͡a (Political party).
Shli͡apnikov, A. G. (Aleksandr Gavrilovich), 1884-1943.
Communism--Soviet Union.
Political prisoners--Soviet Union.
Political purges--Soviet Union.
Soviet Union--History--1917-1936.

 

Additional Collection Guide

Box 1

Notebooks 1-7

Box 2

Notebook 8, RGASPI notebooks 6-10 with inventory