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  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Dmitriĭ Aleksandrovich Levchik papers
    Date (inclusive): 1985-2004
    Collection Number: 2001C1
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: Russian
    Physical Description: 27 manuscript boxes (11.2 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, reports, memoranda, notes, election campaign literature, and other printed matter relating to political conditions and election campaigns in Russia, activities of the Sot͡sial-demokraticheskai͡a Partii͡a Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii, and organization of independent miners' trade unions in Russia.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Levchik, Dmitrii Aleksandrovich.

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Dmitriĭ Aleksandrovich Levchik papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001.

    Accruals

    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 https://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.

    Biographical Note

    Dmitriĭ Aleksandrovich Levchik, a Russian political analyst and consultant based in Moscow, was involved in establishing independent trade unions and independent political and trade union publications during and immediately after the collapse of the Soviet system.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The papers of Dmitriĭ Aleksandrovich Levchik consist of writings, correspondence, reports, memoranda, notes, election campaign literature, and other printed matter relating to political conditions and election campaigns in Russia, activities of the Sot͡sial-demokraticheskai͡a Partii͡a Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii, and organization of independent miners' trade unions in Russia.
    An increment acquired in 2013 contains communist political materials concerning post-1991 election campaigns and the political activities of leftist groups in the Russian Federation. Particularly notable are letters to the editor of Pravda from the mid-1990s. Ranging from requests for information on the condition of Lenin's mausoleum and its security to proposals for breathing new life into the communist idea, these letters, which came from throughout the former USSR and as far away as Greece, illustrate the worldviews of communist believers whose dreams were punctured by the collapse of the USSR.
    The original folder titles given by the creator have been maintained. Within individual folders, materials have been kept in their original order as accumulated by the creator.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Nezavisim'yi profsoiuz gorniakov Rossii.
    Sotsial-demokraticheskaia partiia Rossiiskoi Federatsii.
    Elections--Russia (Federation)
    Labor unions--Russia (Federation)
    Miners--Russia (Federation)
    Russia (Federation)--Politics and government--1991-
    Socialism--Russia (Federation)