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Biographical File 1910-1975

Scope and Content Note

Autobiographical material, business cards, certificates and diplomas, correspondence with family, curricula vitae, employment records, evaluations and acknowledgements, invitations, letters of recommendation, records of United States government service, statement of assets and will, and telegram, arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box/Folder 1 : 1

Autobiographical material 1928-1958

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Business cards undated

Box/Folder 1 : 3

Certificates, diplomas, and transcripts 1910-1975

 

Correspondence (family)

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Shapiro, Fanny Grigorievna (mother) 1945-1956

Box/Folder 1 : 5

Shapiro, H. (cousin) 1938

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Shapiro, Lazar Solomonovich (father) 1924-1933

Scope and Content Note

Includes articles on his trial in Harbin and obituary
Box/Folder 1 : 7

Shapiro, Mary (sister) 1924-1971

Scope and Content Note

Includes appeals from Nadia and her mother to various international institutions concerning Mary
Box/Folder 1 : 8

Curricula vitae 1932-1952

Box/Folder 1 : 9

Employment records 1942-1973

Box/Folder 1 : 10

Evaluations and acknowledgements 1944-1953

Box/Folder 1 : 11

Invitations undated

Box/Folder 1 : 12

Letters of recommendation 1922-1946

 

Records of United States government service

Box/Folder 1 : 13

United States. Central Intelligence Agency 1946-1953

Box/Folder 1 : 14

United States. Civil Service Commission 1942-1943

Box/Folder 1 : 15

United States. Foreign Broadcast Information Service 1943-1948

Box/Folder 1 : 16

United States. Office of Censorship 1942-1945

Box/Folder 1 : 17-18

United States. Office of War Information 1945

 

United States. State Department

Box/Folder 1 : 19

General. Request for application form in order to recover money on old Russian government loans, savings account books and paper money bills in case of settlement with Soviet government 1934

Box/Folder 1 : 20

Bureau of International Information and Cultural Affairs 1944-1946

Box/Folder 1 : 21

United States. War Department. Civilian Personnel Division 1941-1946

Box/Folder 1 : 22

Statement of assets and will 1974, 1981

Box/Folder 1 : 23

Telegram regarding interview for the position as United Nations representative 1946

Box/Folder 1 : 24

Miscellany

 

Correspondence 1914-1974

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent
Box/Folder 2 : 1

Unidentified 1914-1975

 

Alameda Free Library, Alameda, California

Scope and Content Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 2 : 2

Alsimoto, S. 1921

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Anderson, Grace K. 1969

 

Andrews, Clarence L. 1936-1940

Scope and Content Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 2 : 4

Balakshin, Peter 1953, 1967

Box/Folder 2 : 5

Bank of Manchuria, Harbin 1922

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Blagoveshchenskoe utro 1915

Box/Folder 2 : 7

Borzov, N. 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 8

Burkhardt, Charlotte 1955

 

California Historical Society, San Francisco, California 1971

Scope and Content Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 2 : 9

Chamberlin, Sonya and William Henry 1934-1945

Box/Folder 2 : 10

Christian Science Monitor (Pacific News Bureau) 1933

Box/Folder 2 : 11

Clarke, Edward ( San Francisco Examiner) 1926

Box/Folder 2 : 12

Delaplane, Stanton 1958

Box/Folder 2 : 13

Detective Tales (Edwin Baird) 1923

Box/Folder 2 : 14

Dixon, Constance 1931-1933

Scope and Content Note

See also Photographs/Constance Dixon
Box/Folder 2 : 15

Dolgopolov, Alexander 1972-1974

Scope and Content Note

Includes his articles
Box/Folder 2 : 16

Driser, Mrs. undated

Box/Folder 2 : 17

Fujihisa(?), G. 1920

Box/Folder 2 : 18

Gaimusho, Tokyo 1921

Box/Folder 2 : 19

Golitzen, L., Princess 1925

Box/Folder 2 : 20

Gordenker, Olga Vladimirovna 1929-1932

Box/Folder 2 : 21

Gris, Henry undated

Box/Folder 2 : 22

Gusev-Orenburgskii, S. I. 1950

Box/Folder 2 : 23

Haley, George 1927

Box/Folder 2 : 24-25

Helm, Jean 1923-1957

Note

See also Photographs/Jean Paine (Spray) Helm
Box/Folder: 3 : 1

Herhmeister(?), H. 1921

Box/Folder 3 : 2

Houghton Mifflin Company 1928

Box/Folder 3 : 3

Hubbart, Bernard R. undated

 

John Howell ߝ Books 1971

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 4

Johnson, Mary Dibrell 1970-1971

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Jury, John Clare 1973

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Kamakura, Machi 1920

 

Kashevarof, A. P. 1936

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 7

Kavanshin, K. 1921

Box/Folder 3 : 8

Kawanishi, K. 1921

Box/Folder 3 : 9

Kawasaki, Torao 1925, 1927

Box/Folder 3 : 10

Keilien, Julia 1920

 

Kourennoff, Pavel Matveevich 1944

Note

See Subject File/ Kourennoff, Pavel Matveevich
Box/Folder 3 : 11

Kraatz, Charles A. 1957

Box/Folder 3 : 12

Lawrence, Millicent 1954

Box/Folder 3 : 13

LeBaron, Gaye 1968

 

Lingel, Robert 1938

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 14

London, Charmian 1932

Box/Folder 3 : 15

Lopatin, Ivan 1933

Box/Folder 3 : 16

Mack, W. H. 1935-1936

 

Martin, Lawrence 1939

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 17

Matsubara, D. 1920-1921

Box/Folder 3 : 18

Mattson, A. 1924

Box/Folder 3 : 19

Medy, N. P. 1946

 

Miller, Edward M. 1934

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 20

Milo, Basil 1929

Box/Folder 3 : 21

Nabokoff, Ekaterina S. 1960

Box/Folder 3 : 22

Nazarek, Kitt 1974

Box/Folder 3 : 23

Nelson, Eric 1946-1967

 

New York Public Library, Acquisition Division 1938

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 24

Newbern, L. R. 1933

 

Novinka, Wholesalers and retailers of Russian books, Russian art, etc. 1934

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 25

Oldenbarnevelet, Zhanna undated

Box/Folder 3 : 26

Oshima, T. 1921

Box/Folder 3 : 27

Popular Fiction Publishing Company 1924-1926

Box/Folder 3 : 28

Pushkarev, S. 1958

Box/Folder 3 : 29

Putnam, George Palmer 1940-1941

Box/Folder 3 : 30

Reeve, Lloyd Eric 1959

Box/Folder 3 : 31

Riemer, H. G. 1924

Box/Folder 3 : 32

Rokkaku, K. 1922

Box/Folder 3 : 33

Ross, Florence 1962

Box/Folder 3 : 34

San Francisco Committee for Service to Emigrés 1947

Box/Folder 3 : 35

Saxton, E. F. 1941

Box/Folder 3 : 36

Scott, Leona O. 1921

Box/Folder 3 : 37

Shulkevich, B. A. 1961

Box/Folder 3 : 38

Sinitsina, Gutya undated

Box/Folder 3 : 39

Soviet Union. Narodnyi komissariat po inostrannym delam (People's Commissariat for Foreign Affairs) 1928

Box/Folder 3 : 40

Sprindler family 1933

Box/Folder 3 : 41

Stockley, Grey undated

Box/Folder 3 : 42

Taylor, H. H. 1928

Box/Folder 3 : 43

Tolentino, Gaudencio 1923, 1926

Box/Folder 3 : 44

United States. Central Intelligence Agency 1948

 

United States. Library of Congress 1930

Note

See Subject File/Honcharenko, Agapius
 

United States. Library of Congress, Division of Maps 1939

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Box/Folder 3 : 45

United States. State Department, OIC, International Broadcasting Division 1946

 

University of California Chronicle, University of California, Berkeley 1929-1931

Note

See Subject File/Honcharenko, Agapius
Box/Folder 3 : 46

Velikoselsky, Vladimir 1974

Scope and Content Note

Includes scenario for a ballet in three acts, "Clara Milich"
Box/Folder 3 : 47

Vinokuroff, Michael Z. 1929, 1934

Scope and Content Note

Includes essay on history of Alaskan church
Box/Folder 3 : 48

Vol'naia Sibir', Prague 1929

Box/Folder 3 : 49-50

Willoughby, Barrett 1927-1959

Note

See also Writings/"Old Sitka Saved"
Box/Folder 3 : 51

Writer's Digest (Ada Masini) 1935-1936

Box/Folder 3 : 52

Young Women's Christian Association of China, National Committee 1921

Box/Folder 3 : 53

Zaria, Harbin 1922

 

Writings 1913-1973

Scope and Content Note

Articles, drafts, essays, sketches relating mostly to Russian history and culture in general and Alaska history and culture in particular, arranged chronologically by title
 

General

Box/Folder 4 : 1

Untitled undated

Box/Folder 4 : 2

Notebooks of famous sayings, notes, short stories, verses undated

Scope and Content Note

Holograph
Box/Folder 4 : 3

Notes 1920-1971

Scope and Content Note

Holographs and typescripts
Box/Folder 4 : 4

Poetry, translated from Russian undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 5

Scrapbook of articles published in newspapers Blagoveschenskoe utro, Amurskoe ekho, Novosti zhizni, Delo Rossii, Zaria, Russkii golos 1915-1924

Box/Folder 4 : 6

Suggestions for revised short stories undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

Agapius Honcharenko" undated

Note

See Subject File/Honcharenko, Agapius

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
 

"Alekseevskii, Aleksandr Nikolaevich" undated

Note

See Subject File/Alekseevskii, Aleksandr Nikolaevich

Scope and Content Note

Holograph in Russian and typescript in English and Russian.
 

"The Americans..." undated

Note

See Subject File/Refugees ߝ Russian

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
Box/Folder 4 : 7

"The Course of Revolutionary Events at Blagoveschensk" [in 1918], Siberia undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript. In Russian and English
Box/Folder 4 : 8

Essay submitted to the Home Forum undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 9

"Die Gattin eines russische [ sic] Obersten sucht Garten..." undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 10

Direct mail advertisement for G. L. Najarian oriental rug gallery undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 11

"Freeman," play undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 12

"Get That Picture" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 13

"He Who Rules Last," play undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 14

"How I Came to Write in English" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 15

"Ideas for Possible Use in Fiction" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 16

"Khronika sobytii v gorode Blagoveschenske-na-Amure" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 17

"Lover, Don't Come Back" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 18

"Make up at Midnight" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

Memorandum on the five pictures of Japanese documents undated

Note

See Subject File/Japan ߝ Secret service

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
Box/Folder 4 : 19

"Nepravednyi sud" undated

Scope and Content Note

Holograph
Box/Folder 4 : 20

"The Net of Heaven" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 21

"On 100% Americans" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 22

"Pervoe razocharovanie," Blagoveschenskoe utro undated

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 4 : 23

"Russian Refugees" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 24

"Sea Cliff House" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 25

"Short Biography of Joseph Sigall" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 26

"Soldiers of Fortune" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 27

"Taxi Home" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 28

"Third Emigration" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 29

"Wey" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 4 : 30

"Where Are You Now?" undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 5 : 1

"Ideinaia sviaz' mezhdu liricheskimi i eticheskimi proizvedeniami Lermontova," school essay 1913

Scope and Content Note

Holograph
Box/Folder 5 : 2

"Voiny v iubke," Blagoveschenskoe utro 1915

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 3

Article written for the Tokyo daily newspaper Hochi Shinbun 1920

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy. In Japanese
Box/Folder 5 : 4

"Peasant and Bolshevik in Soviet Russia" 1920

Scope and Content Note

Holograph
Box/Folder 5 : 5

"Sud'ba russkikh zhenshchin" 1921

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 6

"Iaponskiia poemy," Russkii golos, Harbin 1921 April 20

Box/Folder 5 : 7

"Mezhdunarodnyi s'iezd advokatov v Pekine," Russkii golos, Harbin 1921 October 28

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 8

Article about Aleksandr Nikolaevich Alekseevskii 1922

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 9

"Theater Usherette Tells of Work: Women Most Finicky Patrons," San Francisco Examiner 1923 March 25

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy. Includes background material and review of the article
Box/Folder 5 : 10

"'God's Own Country' Pleases Nadia; But Let Her Tell It," San Francisco Examiner 1923 April 1

Box/Folder 5 : 11

"Mystery Is Better Than Peroxide When You're Looking for a Job," San Francisco Examiner 1923 April 22

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 12

"Hungry for Knowledge, Young Russians Come Here to Study," San Francisco Examiner 1923 May 6

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 13

"Is She Blonde, Brunette, Married or Coquette? Perfume Depends on It," San Francisco Examiner 1923 May 20

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 14

"200,000 Russians in Harbin Face Helplessness Under Chinese Rule," San Francisco Examiner 1923 June 3

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 15

"Park Tea Garden Awakens Memory of Holy Dance of Japanese Fishermen," San Francisco Examiner 1923 June 24

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 16

"Enoshima, Golden-Gray of Legend and Rare Romance, Swallowed by the Sea," San Francisco Examiner 1923 September 8

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 17

"Paris Creates, America Adapts Styles, But Yankee Inspiration Comes First," San Francisco Examiner 1923 September 30

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 18

"Rasputin's Pyre is Russia's Revenge: Man Who Dominated Empress Incinerated," San Francisco Examiner 1923 October 7

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 19

"Russia Puts Export Tax on Art Coming to America: Thousand Pictures Accompanied by Famous Artists to Be Exhibited and Sold in U.S. While Soviet Will Garner Share in Receipts," San Francisco Examiner 1924 February 10

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 20

"300,000 White Russians Under Yellow Rule in Harbin: With Threatened Seizure of Chinese Railroad by Soviets, Plight of Expatriate Is Complicated; Now Amenable to Laws They Cannot Read, Without a Country," San Francisco Examiner 1924 April 6

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 21

"Refugee Russian Writers Find Fame in Paris: Poet Here Tells Great Success of Authors in French Capital, Where 400,000 of Their Countrymen Live; Books are Being Translated Into French," San Francisco Examiner 1924 November 9

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 22

"Russkie genii ikonopisi," Den' russkoi kul'tury, San Francisco 1926

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 23

"Famed Exiles from Russia Toil for Food," San Francisco Examiner 1928 March 30

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 24

"An Ice Age May Blanket World Again and Astronomers Will Forecast It: Old Puzzle of Glaciers Solved" (Alaska's proof of an inter-glacial forest period), San Francisco Examiner 1928 April 8

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 25

"Leo Tolstoy's Birth Feted," San Francisco Examiner 1928 May 4

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 26

Russian refugee stories 1929 March

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 27

Notes regarding a reference book listing Russian writers, publications and libraries in the New World 1929 April

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 28

"Spusk russkago flaga na Aliaske," Novaia zaria, San Francisco 1929 May 4

Scope and Content Note

Typescript and printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 29

Review of Barrett Willoughby's novel The Trail Eater, San Francisco Examiner 1929 June

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 30

Story of the former admiral of the imperial Russian navy Eugene Klupfell 1929 November

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 31

"Ser'gi mistera Chena," Novaia zaria, San Francisco 1930 January 1

Scope and Content Note

Typescript and printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 32

"Old Sitka's Saved," San Francisco Examiner 1930 March 30

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 33

"V staroi Sitkhe," Novaia zaria, San Francisco 1930 April 20

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 34

"How Russians Colonized Wrangel Island After Driving American Fur Hunters Off: Story Told for First Time by Captain of Soviet Ship" (Civilization's outpost claimed by Russia), San Francisco Examiner 1930 May 4

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 5 : 35

Story of visit with Charmian London 1930 October

Scope and Content Note

Typescripts in English and Russian
Box/Folder 5 : 36-38

"Russian Refugees" 1931-1941

Scope and Content Note

Includes very early notes on Russian refugees adapting themselves to American life in San Francisco, also used later as background material for writing. Typescript
Box/Folder 5 : 39

"V lunnoi doline," Rubezh, Harbin, Manchuria, China 1931 March

Scope and Content Note

Typescript and printed copy. Includes review in San Francisco Examiner
Box/Folder 5 : 40

"Out of the Past," San Francisco Examiner 1931 October 24

Box/Folder 5 : 41

Story about flood in Harbin 1932 September 10

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 6 : 1

"Russian Revolution ߝ Accounts of Eyewitnesses" 1932 November 3

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence with H. H. Fisher. Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 2

"Dr. Sadikoff-Goldman" 1933

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

"Halt"

Box/Folder 6 : 3

First version undated

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 4

Second version 1929

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 5

Third version 1933

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 6

"Trideviatoe tsarstvo," Novaia zaria 1933 April 15

Scope and Content Note

Also published in Kaliforniiskii al'manakh, San Francisco, 1934. Printed copies
Box/Folder 6 : 7

"Naturalization" 1933 August 25

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 8

"My Old Town Was Blagoveschensk," Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine 1933 September 24

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 9

"Roman velikogo kniazia," Novaia zaria 1933 December 23-27

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 10

"Father Andrew Kashevaroff on Flying Visit Here, Tells of Struggle to Save His Churches from Seizure by Moscow Government" 1934 (?)

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 11

"Professors" 1934 (?)

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
 

"Rezanov's Library," preliminary notes 1934

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
 

"Short History of the Rezanov Library" 1934

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
Box/Folder 6 : 12

"Russia" 1934 February 5

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 13

"Voskresenie Germanii," translated from German 1934 March 20

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 6 : 14

"The Melting Pot Boils," The Christian Science Monitor 1934 May 28

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 15

"Emigrés" 1934 June

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

"Rare Rezanov Russian Books Found in San Francisco," San Francisco Chronicle 1934 June 10

Note

See Subject File/ Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy.
Box/Folder 6 : 16

"Torao Gives All for Job in Manchukuo," San Francisco Chronicle 1934 June 10

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 17

"Russian Exiles Organize into Many Factions," San Francisco Chronicle 1934 June 24

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 18

"Russian Ex-Officers Enemies Now in Chaco," San Francisco Chronicle 1934 August 18

Note

See also Subject File/Russia ߝ Revolution - White officers and soldiers in foreign armies.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 19

"Zhena komendanta forta Ross," Dolg chesti 1934 October

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 6 : 20

"Coincidence" 1935

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 7 : 1

"The Emerald" 1935 July 27

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 2

"Russkii Kolumb" 1935 December 6

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 3

"Russian Writers in California" 1935 December 8

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 4

"Box Car to Siberia" 1936 January 31

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 5

"Soldiers of Fortune" 1936 May 1

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 6

Alaska writings 1937-1944

Scope and Content Note

Typescripts
Box/Folder 7 : 7

"How Much Is a Rouble Worth?" 1937 April 26

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 8

"O chem govoriat," Russkie novosti San Frantsisco 1937 May - September

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 7 : 9

"Comrades Together" 1938

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 10

"Journey Through Time" (A loose sort of autobiography) 1940

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 11

"V starinu zhivali dedy," Russkie novosti 1941 April 18

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 7 : 12

"Black Out the Moon" 1941 September 9

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 13

"Dostan'te interv'iu," Russkaia zhizn' 1941 December 24

Scope and Content Note

Typescript and printed copy
Box/Folder 7 : 14

"Political Refugees and Their Rehabilitation," 1944 April 17. Paper submitted as a final test for an UNRRA course offered by the University of California extension division

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 15

"Publications Found in the Russian Transit Mail Destined for Various Latin-American Countries" 1944 July 24

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 16

Analysis of the Soviet Broadcasts 1945-1947

Scope and Content Note

Typescripts
Box/Folder 7 : 17

"Out of this World" 1946 April

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 18

"Preliminary Glossary of Soviet Terminology: Russian - English" 1947-1950

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 7 : 19

"Russian-English Glossary of Motor-Transport and Related Terms," U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Technical Services, Joint Publications Research Service 1963 June

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
Box/Folder 7 : 20

Description of the ship model representing a 14th century Genoese galley 1969 February 2

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
 

"Memo on My Connection with the Rezanov Book and on My Ownership of Two of the Volumes" 1971

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
 

"Dopolnitel'nye svedenia o sud'be nekotorykh iz knig, privezennykh Nikolaem Petrovichem Rezanovym na Aliasku" 1973

Note

See Subject File/Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich

Scope and Content Note

Typescript.
 

Subject File 1924-1951

Scope and Content Note

Autographs, clippings and other printed matter, correspondence, essays, excerpts from documents, notes, stories, studies, writings, arranged alphabetically by subject
Box/Folder 8 : 1

Alaska ߝ History 1927-1946

Note

See also Photographs/Prints/Subject file
Box/Folder 8 : 2

Autographs of well-known people undated

Box/Folder 8 : 3

Clarke, Edward W. 1923(?)

Box/Folder 8 : 4

Honcharenko, Agapius 1868-1939

Note

See also Photographs/Prints/Subject file/Agapius Honcharenko
 

Japan

Box/Folder 8 : 5

General 1929

Note

See also Photographs
Box/Folder 8 : 6

Secret service 1935-1943

Note

See also Photographs/Subject file/Japan

Scope and Content Note

Includes photographic prints of agreement, and excerpt from the promissory note of His Imperial Majesty Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich to General Dmitrii Khorvat regarding state funds that were in possession of General Kolchak during the Russian Civil War, undated
Box/Folder 8 : 7

Kourennoff, Pavel Matveevich 1944-1945

Box/Folder 8 : 8

Mikhailov, Captain undated

Box/Folder 8 : 9

Mongolia undated

Box/Folder 8 : 10

Nitman family 1928-1937

Box/Folder 8 : 11

"Pacific Story," Unidentified writing undated

Box/Folder 8 : 12

Refugees ߝ Russian 1924-1941

Box/Folder 8 : 13-14

Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich 1934-1973

Scope and Content Note

Includes 1 photographic image of a wild ocean, undated
 

Russia ߝ Revolution (1917-1921)

Box/Folder 9 : 1

General 1924-1951

Box/Folder 9 : 2

Alekseevskii, Aleksandr Nikolaevich undated

Box/Folder 9 : 3

White Army officers and soldiers in foreign armies 1934

Box/Folder 9 : 4

Russian bell - Russian Cathedral - San Francisco 1923

Note

See also Photographs/Subject file/Russian Church in San Francisco

Scope and Content Note

Includes photograph.
Box/Folder 9 : 5

Russian Orthodox Church 1924-1935

Box/Folder 9 : 6

Russian poetry undated

 

Russians in foreign countries

Box/Folder 9 : 7

China 1924-1944

Box/Folder 9 : 8

Great Britain 1929

Box/Folder 9 : 9

Paraguay 1934

Box/Folder 9 : 10

United States 1924

Box/Folder 9 : 11

Tolstoy, Leo (reminiscences) 1924

Box/Folder 9 : 12

World War (1914-1918) ߝ Russia 1925-1929

Note

See also Photographs/Prints/General/Russian Imperial Army
 

Printed Matter 1913-1963

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, leaflets, magazines, newspapers, and pamphlets, arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box/Folder 9 : 13-16

Clippings 1922-1963

Box/Folder 9 : 17

Leaflets undated, 1937

Box/Folder 9 : 18-19

Magazines 1913-1935

Box/Folder 9 : 20-21

Newspapers 1920-1954

Box/Folder: 10 : 1

Newspapers 1920-1954

 

Pamphlets

Box/Folder 10 : 2

Untitled undated

Box/Folder 10 : 3

Andrews, Lilian, Youth of the Happy Land, New York undated

Box/Folder 10 : 4

Great Photographs of World War II: Selected by the Editors of the Reader's Digest, New York undated

Box/Folder 10 : 5

Kratkii russko-iaponskii slovar, Osaka (Japan) undated

Box/Folder 10 : 6

Mintslov, S. R., Sinodik bibliotek, arkhiov i kollektsii, pogibshikh vo vremia Velikoi voiny i revoliutsii, Berlin undated

Box/Folder 10 : 7

Maslov, Georgii, Untitled poetry 1919(?)

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder 10 : 8

Notice, Fondation Egyptologique Reine Elisabeth, Brussels 1923

Box/Folder 10 : 9

Le lotus bleu (Fondé par H. P. Blavatsky), Revue Théosophique, Paris 1924

Box/Folder 10 : 10

Shumakov, B. A., Limannoe oroshenie, Moscow 1925

Box/Folder 10 : 11

The Interpreter, New York 1925

Box/Folder 10 : 12

Dynnik, Tatiana, Krepostnye aktery, Moscow 1927

Box/Folder 10 : 13

Gorchakov, M., Duke, Itogi politiki mitropolitov Sergiia i Evlogiia, Paris 1929

Box/Folder 10 : 14

De Leon, Daniel, Russia in Revolution, New York 1930

Box/Folder 10 : 15

The Report of the Harbin Relief Committee of Russian Emigrants in North Manchuria (China), Harbin 1930

Box/Folder 10 : 16

Vitsilli, P., Kratkaia istoriia russkoi literatury ot Pushkina do nashego vremeni (Chast' vtoraia), Sofia 1934

Box/Folder 10 : 17

Robson, R. W., Communism: An Outline for Everyone, Sydney 1943(?)

Box/Folder 10 : 18

La parole indépendante: Recueil politique, social, littéraire, Sous la rédaction de S. P. Melgounoff, Paris 1945

Box/Folder 10 : 19

Miscellany

 

Art Work 1926

Scope and Content Note

Drawings and portrait, arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box/Folder 10 : 20

2 drawings by Alexander Shwartz undated

Box/Folder 10 : 21

1 portrait of Nadia Shapiro(?) by Max Vollmberg 1926

Map case

1 portrait of Nadia Shapiro(?) by Max Vollmberg (continued) 1926

 

Postcards undated

Scope and Content Note

Postcards depicting art work and scenes in Siberia and Japan
Box/Folder 10 : 22

27 postcards depicting famous Russian paintings undated

Box/Folder 10 : 23

2 postcards depicting Nedashkovskii paintings undated

Box/Folder 10 : 24

4 postcards depicting the Siberian city Irkutsk undated

Box/Folder 10 : 25

1 postcard depicting the Baikal region (East Siberia) - Unlicensed gold miners washing gold in secret undated

Box/Folder 10 : 26

8 postcards depicting Japan undated

 

Photographs 1916-1965

Scope and Content Note

149 prints and two negatives depicting Nadia Shapiro, her family and friends, Russian culture in Alaska, and some aspects of Japanese life and history
 

Prints

 

General

Box/Folder 10 : 27

Unidentified

Box/Folder 10 : 28

1 print depicting Ivan Frisen undated

Box/Folder 10 : 29

1 print depicting Ivan Frisen and family undated

Box/Folder 10 : 30

8 prints depicting Barrett Willoughby undated

Box/Folder 10 : 31

1 print depicting Barrett Willoughby and Bob undated

Box/Folder 10 : 32

3 prints depicting Jacob Febesoff and family undated

 

1 print depicting Vinokuroff, Michael Z.

Note

See Correspondence/Vinokuroff, Michael Z.
Box/Folder 10 : 33

5 prints depicting Captain Kristian Klengenberg and his family n.d

Box/Folder 10 : 34

1 print depicting Siberian burials near Kiarhta undated

Box/Folder 10 : 35

1 print depicting Anadyr undated

Box/Folder 10 : 36

1 print depicting interior of a Japanese house undated

Box/Folder 10 : 37

1 print depicting seven-floor building in Marunouchi, Tokyo undated

Box/Folder 10 : 38

1 print depicting two Geisha girls at a Botan show, by Eishi, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 39

1 print of sculpture miniatures depicting scenes of Japanese everyday life undated

Box/Folder 10 : 40

1 print depicting Naoe Fenshimi, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 41

1 print depicting Takako Irie, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 42

2 prints depicting Goro Kawabe, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 43

1 Print depicting Hajime Masuda, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 44

1 print depicting Shizue Natoukawa, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 45

1 print depicting Denjiro Ohkorhi, Japan undated

Box/Folder 10 : 46

1 print depicting Tokihiko Okada, Japan undated

Box/Folder: 11 : 1

1 print depicting Tokihiko Okada and Takako Irie, taken from a scene in the "Raid," Japan undated

Box/Folder 11 : 2

1 print depicting Ranko Sawa, Japan undated

Box/Folder 11 : 3

1 print depicting Kohji Shima, Japan undated

Box/Folder 11 : 4

1 print depicting Hisako Takihana, Japan undated

Box/Folder 11 : 5

1 print depicting Yoshoko Tokugawa, Japan undated

Box/Folder 11 : 6

1 print depicting Yohko Umemura, Japan undated

Box/Folder 11 : 7

9 prints depicting various events in the Russian Imperial Army 1916 (?)

Box/Folder 11 : 8

3 prints depicting Jean Paine (Spray) Helm 1920s

Box/Folder 11 : 9

1 print of abbot of Buddhist temple in Washington. "The Reverend G. Mapo of Yamamoto, Japan, Abbott of Ryutakiy Buddhist temple, photographed with Ambassador Haniharria of Japan as they called at the White House to visit President Harding," International Newsreel Photo 1923 May 4

Box/Folder 11 : 10

1 print of scene "amidst the ruins of Yokohama, where natives are trying to restore some semblance of home. The picture shows the baby-san getting it's [ sic] bath," International Newsreel Photo 1923 November 11

Box/Folder 11 : 11

1 print of bear taken on ice floor in Arctic Ocean 1925(?)

Box/Folder 11 : 12

3 prints depicting "dogs and dog teams running on frozen ocean on the strait between Herschel Island and mainland" 1925(?)

Box/Folder 11 : 13

5 prints depicting "Prince Albert Sound. Pair of blond Eskimos in their dance clothes" 1925

Box/Folder 11 : 14

4 prints depicting natives from Victoria Island 1925

Box/Folder 11 : 15

5 prints depicting inhabitants and scenes from Herschel Island 1925

Box/Folder 11 : 16

5 prints depicting Barrett Willoughby 1928

Box/Folder 11 : 17

3 prints depicting Barrett Willoughby 1929

Box/Folder 11 : 18

1 print depicting Boris Volkov 1928

Box/Folder 11 : 19

2 prints depicting Lawrence Spray (Jean (Spray) Helm's son) 1930-1931

Box/Folder 11 : 20

1 print depicting Constance Dixon 1933

 

1 print depicting Jean Paine (Spray) Helm 1934

Note

See Correspondence/Helm, Jean
 

Biographical file

Box/Folder 11 : 21

8 prints depicting Nadia Shapiro undated

Box/Folder 11 : 22

1 print depicting Nadia Shapiro and Barrett Willoughby undated

Box/Folder 11 : 23

1 print of Robert Prosser, Nadia Shapiro, and Eric Nelson undated

Box/Folder 11 : 24

1 print of Nadia Shapiro and unidentified person undated

Box/Folder 11 : 25

5 prints depicting Nadia Shapiro in Japan 1920

Box/Folder 11 : 26

2 prints depicting Nadia Shapiro (passport pictures) 1965

Box/Folder 11 : 27

1 print depicting Lazar Shapiro(?) undated

Box/Folder 11 : 28

1 print depicting Mary Shapiro undated

Box/Folder 11 : 29

3 prints depicting Mary Shapiro 1925-1934

 

1 print depicting Mary Shapiro 1961

Note

See Biographical File/Correspondence (family)/Shapiro, Mary
 

Subject file

Note

See also Subject File/Alaska
 

Alaska

Box/Folder 11 : 30

2 prints depicting watchtower on Island of Rocking Moon, Kodiak undated

Box/Folder 11 : 31

1 print depicting Island of Rocking Moon undated

Box/Folder 11 : 32

1 print depicting convict wall at Kodiak undated

Box/Folder 11 : 33

1 print of "old millstone of the Russians and little muzzle loading cannon brought to Kodiak by Grigorii Shelekhov in 1794" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 34

1 print of "Russian Staff House at Kodiak, boarded over now. On top of this Russians of Alexander I use [ sic] to be...." undated

Box/Folder 11 : 35

1 print of Russian Church in Kodiak. "Church of Resurrection first built in 1795. Present edifice 1894" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 36

1 print of a "bell from a Russian Church at Atka Island ߝ farthest west church in the world" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 37

1 print of Peter the Great. "This was cut from its frame in the old castle of Sitka of the time of the transferee, and lasted until 1918, when the man who took it brought it out, sold it to the Governor of Alaska" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 38

1 print of "interior of the Russian Church at Kodiak ߝ first Russian Church built in Alaska (1794)" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 39

1 print of "Devil's Prongs of Kodiak named by Russians, but now called by missionaries 'Three Sisters,'" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 40

1 print of "interior of the Colonial Administrator (1790-1818) Aleksandr Baranov's house (see icons)" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 41

1 print of Community Grindstone, used by the Russian colony in 1830, the Photo Shop Studio, Sitka, Alaska undated

Box/Folder 11 : 42

1 print of Russian Church at Wizinki, Alaska undated

Box/Folder 11 : 43

1 print of "Kodiak millstone and muzzleloader both brought to America from Russia by Aleksandr Baranov, Kodiak founded 1791 by Baranov" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 44

1 print depicting "place where Bering crew landed on Kayak Island to take water" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 45

1 print depicting view from the "bell tower of the old Russian Church at Kodiak" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 46

1 print depicting Creole grave, Afognac Island. "Inside box is a rush light, which is replenished as often as affection dictates. Cross at the top of grave so resurrected one may see it at once on sitting up" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 47

2 prints depicting Kodiak old graveyard undated

Box/Folder 11 : 48

1 prints depicting a view overlooking the "Harbor of St. Peter and Paul at Kodiak, taken from in front of old Russian Staff House" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 49

2 prints of "Maksim Pachin, son of a Russian Naval Doctor, Kodiak" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 50

1 print depicting "Aleuts putting up wild hay, Kodiak" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 51

1 print depicting "Hotel in Kodiak ߝ log house built by Russians and boarded over" undated

Box/Folder 11 : 52

1 print depicting "a bell, cast on the gale-swept, winter shore of the North Pacific by Greek Catholic Russian missionaries, was found in an ever summery California. Its inscription is: This bell was cast on the island of Kodiak on the month of January 1796 under the direction of Arch-Mandrite Joseph and in the presence of Director Aleksander Baranov," Photo Shop Allie Harriman undated

Box/Folder 11 : 53

1 print depicting portraits of East Russian Governor Prince Dimitri Maksourov, Princess Maksourova, Metropolitan of Moscow and Kolomna Ioann Veniaminov Innocent, Captain F. V. Koskul, Captain John F. Emmons, and U.S. Commissioner General Rousseau undated

 

Honcharenko, Agapius

Box/Folder 11 : 54

2 prints depicting Agapius Honcharenko

Note

See also Subject File/Honcharenko, Agapius
 

Japan - Secret Service

Box/Folder 11 : 55

7 prints of photographs of agreement and excerpt from the promissory note of His Imperial Majesty Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich to General Dmitrii Khorvat regarding state funds that were in possession of General Kolchak during the Russian Civil War undated

Scope and Content Note

See Subject File/Japan/Secret Service
Box/Folder 11 : 56

Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich

 

1 print depicting a wild ocean undated

Note

See also Subject File/ Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
 

Russian Orthodox Church

Box/Folder 11 : 57

1 print depicting a Russian Church in San Francisco undated

Note

See also Subject File/Russian bell
Box/Folder 11 : 58

1 print depicting an Orthodox-Catholic Church undated

Note

See also Subject File/Russian bell
 

Writings

Box/Folder 11 : 59

"Comrades Together"

Note

See also Writings/"Comrades Together."

Scope and Content Note

1 print depicting Fedor Ivanovich Alferov in a page's (Pazhes) unit uniform, undated Copy was made from the original taken during the Russo-Japanese War, retaken in Saint Petersburg in 1925
Box/Folder 11 : 60

Negatives 1923

Scope and Content Note

2 negatives depicting Molokans (family?) from "Russian Mountain"
 

Sound recordings (Phonorecords) 1946

Reading room workstation

Nadia Shapiro sound recording in Russian 1946 July 6 - August 26

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90004_a_0002891

Scope and Content Note

Side A label reads: Rec. No. 56967/Overseas Branch/Office of War Information/San Francisco Office/Title: Nadia Shapiro (Russian)(dub)/Date: 8/26/46. Side B label reads: No. 1-B/Date: July 6/Time: 2200 GMT/Program: Russian Test/Language: Russian/Announcer: Nadia OPR: Fhoare
Reading room workstation

Nadia Shapiro sound recording in Russian 1946 August 8

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90004_a_0002892

Scope and Content Note

Label reads: Rec. No. 56783/Overseas Branch/Office of War Information/San Francisco Office/Title: Nadia Shapiro (Russian)/ Part 1 of 1/Recorded Date: 8/8/46 Time: 10:30 AM
Box 12

Incremental Materials

Scope and Content Note

This addition to the collection has not yet been described. Please let the Hoover Institution Archives know if you would like to see this material described.