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  • Access
  • Use
  • Acquisition Information
  • Preferred Citation
  • Alternative Form Available
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Russia. Posol'stvo (U.S.) records
    Date (inclusive): 1897-1947
    Collection Number: 33005
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: Mainly in Russian
    Physical Description: 383 manuscript boxes, 84 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder, 2 oversize bundles, 6 card file boxes, 6 envelopes (241.5 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, telegrams, memoranda, reports, agreements, minutes, histories, financial records, lists, and printed matter, relating to Russia's role in World War I, the Russian Revolution and Civil War, activities of the Russian Red Cross, Russian emigres in foreign countries, and operations of the embassy office. Includes files of the Russian Military, Naval, and Financial Attaches in the United States; the Russian State Control Office and the Russian Supply Committee Office in the United States; and the Consulate General in Montreal, Canada. Entire collection also on microfilm (484 reels).
    Creator: Russia. Posolʹstvo (U.S.)
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    Originals closed; microfilm use only. Materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.

    Use

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

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1933.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Russia. Posol'stvo (U.S.) Records, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Alternative Form Available

    Also available on microfilm (484 reels).

    Historical Note

    Russian Imperial and Provisional Government embassy in the United States.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, telegrams, memoranda, reports, agreements, minutes, histories, financial records, lists, and printed matter, relating to Russia's role in World War I, the Russian Revolution and Civil War, activities of the Russian Red Cross, Russian emigres in foreign countries, and operations of the embassy office. Includes files of the Russian Military, Naval, and Financial Attaches in the United States; the Russian State Control Office and the Russian Supply Committee Office in the United States; and the Consulate General in Montreal, Canada. Entire collection also on microfilm (484 reels).

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Russia -- Emigration and immigration
    Siberia (Russia) -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921
    Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921
    World War, 1914-1918 -- Russia
    World War, 1914-1918 -- War work
    Russia -- Foreign relations -- United States
    United States -- Foreign relations -- Russia
    Canada -- Foreign relations -- Russia
    Russia -- Foreign relations -- Canada
    Russia (Territory under White armies, 1918-1920). Dobrovolʹcheskai͡a armii͡a
    Vooruzhennye Sily na I͡Uge Rossii
    Rossīĭskoe obshchestvo Krasnago kresta
    Russia. Ministerstvo inostrannykh del