Inventory of the M. M. Shneyeroff papers

Finding aid prepared by M. M. Shneyeroff and Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: M. M. Shneyeroff papers
Date (inclusive): 1918-1957
Collection Number: 59020
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In Russian and English.
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, writings, and photographs, relating to the Russian revolutionary movement in the early twentieth century.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Shneyeroff, M. M., 1880-.


Collection is open for research.
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Quotations limited to 500 words consecutively, and to 5000 words from any manuscript.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], M. M. Shneyeroff papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1959.


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Biographical/Historical Note

Member of the Russian Socialist Revolutionary Party.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, writings, and photographs, relating to the Russian revolutionary movement in the early twentieth century.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Partiia sotsialistov-revoliutsionerov.

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Memoirs written in Russian. In two parts, 304 and 168 pages.

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

A biographical essay under the title "My Last Arrest and the State Prison of Kursk" which is an English translation by the author of an excerpt of his memoirs.

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

A biographical essay under the title When I Was Young. This item was later added by Mr. Shneyeroff.

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Three photographs (Victor Chernov in 1930, Breshko-Breshkovskaya, with a dedication on the reverse of the photograph. This was donated by Mr. Shneyeroff to the Hoover Institution.

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Three Documents


A receipt by Breshko-Breshkovskaya for a loan of 27,000 rubles, received from Mr. Shneyeroff, dated Yokohama, January 4, 1919.


A visiting card of the former chairman of the city Duma of Moscow, O.S. Minor, dated August 5, 1918.


A letter of the private secretary to Breshko-Breshkovskaya, M. Eroshkin, dated April 2, 1919, describing first impressions after arrival of Breshko-Breshkovskaya in U.S.A.