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  • Title: Zara Witkin papers
    Date (inclusive): 1933-1937
    Collection Number: 68043
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Memoir, other writings, and correspondence, relating to engineering projects in the Soviet Union. Includes a biographical sketch of Witkin by Eugene Lyons.
    Creator: Witkin, Zara, 1907-1947
    Creator: Lyons, Eugene, 1898-1985
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.

    Use

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1968.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Zara Witkin papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American construction engineer in the Soviet Union, 1932-1934.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Memoir, other writings, and correspondence, relating to engineering projects in the Soviet Union. Includes a biographical sketch of Witkin by Eugene Lyons.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Americans -- Soviet Union
    Engineers
    Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1928-1932
    Engineering -- Soviet Union
    Construction industry -- Soviet Union
    Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1933-1937