A Register of the Ob"edinenie chinov Kornilovskogo udarnogo polka records

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A Register of the Ob"edinenie chinov Kornilovskogo udarnogo polka records

Processed by:
Vladimir von Tsurikov
Date Completed:
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ByteManagers using OAC finding aid conversion service specifications and Elizabeth Konzak
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ob"edinenie chinov Kornilovskogo udarnogo polka records
Dates: 1917-1984.
Collection number: 2008C48
Creator: Ob"edinenie chinov Kornilovskogo udarnogo polka.
Collection Size: 2 microfilm reels (0.3 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, financial records, and photographs, relating to operations of the Kornilovskii Polk during the Russian Civil War, and to postwar activities of its veterans in emigration.
Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: Russian

Administrative Information


Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ob"edinenie chinov Kornilovskogo udarnogo polka records, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by Hoover Institution Archives in 2008


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.

Alternative Forms of Material Available

The collection is available on Microfilm

Location of Originals

In part, Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, New York

Scope and Content of Collection

These papers consist of select records of the Ob"edinenie chinov Kornilovskogo udarnogo polka, the Union of Kornilov Shock Regiment Veterans, one of the units of the White Army during the Russian Civil War. The records relate to the fate of the regiment's members in the emigration, dating from 1921 to 1980, and relating to their presence in Bulgaria, Serbia, France, Belgium and other European countries. Included among the documents are correspondence, financial records, membership lists, orders, photographs, and reports.
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 the Holy Trinity Seminary. The grant also provides depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Archives. The original materials remain in the Holy Trinity Seminary Archives as its property. A transfer table indicating corresponding box and reel numbers is appended to this register. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these materials do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the online catalog.


Russia (Territory under White armies, 1918-1920) Dobrovol'cheskaia armiia.
Kornilovskii polk.
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Russia--Emigration and immigration.

Container List

Box/Folder: 1

Office File, 1921-1984.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, financial documents, Gallipoli file, lists, Mikhail Nikolaevich Levitin file, orders, printed matter, reports. Arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Correspondence, 1924-1968 and undated.


See also Mikhail Nikolaevich Levitin file

Financial documents

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

General, 1922-1930

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Property, 1921-1924, 1934

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Receipts, 1922-1923

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Gallipoli file, 1922-1924


Lists of members

Box/Folder: 1 : 6


Box/Folder: 1 : 7

First Kuban' Campaign (compiled by N. V. Skidan, 1971)

Box/Folder: 1 : 8


Box/Folder: 1 : 9

Paris section

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

South America


Mikhail Nikolaevich Levitin file, 1931-1975 and undated


Correspondence, 1931-1975

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

Incoming, 1931-1975

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

Outgoing, 1931, 1968-69


Writings, 1963 and undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

"Orlovo-Kromskaia operatsiia,", n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

"Sluchai ob ukhodie nashego k[omandi]ra K(?),", n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Box/Folder: 1 : 15

"Opisanie boia Kornilovskoi udarnoi divizii 25-go maia 1920-go g.,", 1963.

Scope and Content Note

Box/Folder: 1 : 16

Orders, 1922-1972


Printed matter

Box/Folder: 1 : 17

General, 1931-1970 and undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 18

Clippings, 1933, 1984 and undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 19

Informatsiia I otdiela ROVS, 1924, 1969, n.d.

Box/Folder: 1 : 20

Informatsionnyi biulleten'/list, 1931, 1972, n.d.

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

Kornilovskii udarnyi polk, 1936

Scope and Content Note

(signed by General N. V. Skoblin, 1937)


Box/Folder: 2 : 2


Box/Folder: 2 : 3


Scope and Content Note


Photographs, 1917-1980 and undated.

Scope and Content Note

Members in Bulgaria (1926) and other countries, gravesites, annual meetings. Arranged according to original order
Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Bulgaria, 1926.

Scope and Content Note

One album containing one hundred sixteen prints of regiment members, each indentified
Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Gravesites of deceased members and remembrance services, undated.

Scope and Content Note

One hundred fifty-six prints
Box/Folder: 2 : 6-7

Members, 1917-1980.

Scope and Content Note

Three hundred eighteen prints taken in different countries (Belgium, Bulgaria, Serbia, Spain and others), include identifying information