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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Maxim Panteleieff papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1952
    Collection number: 2001C13
    Creator: Panteleieff, Maxim, 1887-1958
    Extent: 1 microfilm reel (0.15 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Clippings, flyers, and photographs, relating to the Russian Art Grand Opera Company.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: Russian and English

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Maxim Panteleieff Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.

    Biographical Note

    1887 Born, Russia
    1914 Made his debut in "Faust"
    1914-1918 Sang in the Musical Drama Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia
    1918 Left Russia for a concert tour of China and Japan
    1922 Toured the United States with the Russian Art Grand Opera Company
    1958 Died, United States(?)

    Scope and Content Note

    Maxim (Max) Panteleieff was an opera baritone and the founder-director of the Russian Art Grand Opera Company, which toured the United States and other countries. He was well known for his concert and oratorio appearances throughout the United States, Europe, and the Orient. This collection contains programs of his performances, clippings about him and the Russian Art Grand Opera Company, as well as photographs of him in different opera costumes.
    Detailed processing and preservation microfilming for these materials were made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by matching funds from the Hoover Institution and Museum of Russian Culture. The grant also provides depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Archives. The original materials remain in the Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco as its property. A transfer table indicating corresponding box and reel numbers is available at the Hoover Institution Archives.
    The Hoover Institution assumes all responsibility for notifying users that they must comply with the copyright law of the United States (Title 17 United States Code) and Hoover Rules for the Use and Reproduction of Archival Materials.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.


    Russian Art Grand Opera Company.
    Russians--United States.
    United States