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Russian pictorial collection
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  • Title: Russian Pictorial collection
    Date (inclusive): 1887-2005
    Collection Number: XX764
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 20 manuscript boxes, 6 oversize boxes, 2 boxes of glass plates, 5 boxes of slides, 10 album boxes, 95 envelopes (31.5 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Photographs, postcards, glass plates, and slides, depicting industrial, economic, cultural, religious, and military scenes in imperial Russia and the Soviet Union, scenes of daily life, scenes from notable historical events, especially the Russian Revolution, and prominent personalities from the tsarist and Soviet periods.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org .

    Publication Rights

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

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Russian pictorial collection, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Slides (Photography)
    Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921
    Soviet Union -- Pictorial works
    Industries -- Soviet Union
    Soviet Union -- Economic conditions