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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Evgenii Miller papers
    Date (inclusive): 1916-1924
    Collection Number: 28007
    Creator: Miller, Evgenii Karlovich, 1867-1937
    Collection Size: 20 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 oversize folder, 1 album box, 17 envelopes(12.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, orders, printed matter, and photographs, relating to White Russian military and diplomatic activities during the Russian Civil War, Bolshevik atrocities, and White Russian refugees
    Language: Russian.

    Administrative Information


    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], Evgenii Miller Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1928.


    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 Form Available

    Also available on microfilm (23 reels).

    Access Points

    Vrangel', Petr Nikolaevich, baron, 1878-1928
    Russia (Territory under White armies, 1918-1920) Armiia--Officers
    France--Foreign relations--Soviet Union
    Soviet Union
    Russia (Federation)
    Soviet Union--Foreign relations--France
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Refugees
    Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920
    Russians in foreign countries

    Biographical Note

    1867 Born, Dvinsk, Russia
    1886 Graduated, Nikolaevskoe Kavaleriiskoe Uchilishche, St. Petersburg. Assigned to Leib-gvardii Gusarskii Polk, TSarskoe Selo
    1898-1907 Russian Military Agent in Belgium, Holland and Italy
    1910-1912 Director of Nikolaevskoe Kavaleriiskoe Uchilishche
    1912-1914 Chief-of-Staff of the Moscow Military Region
    1914-1917 Chief-of-Staff of the Russian Fifth Army and Commander of the Twenty-Sixth Army Corps Promoted to Lieutenant-General Arrested and wounded by rebel soldiers during Revolution
    1918 Placed in charge of demobilizing Russian troops on the Western Front by Russian Ambassador to France Vasilii Maklakov
    1919-1920 Appointed Governor-General of Arkhangel'sk Region by Nikolai CHaikovskii and Commander-in-Chief of anti-Bolshevik Northern Armies by Admiral V. Kolchak
    1920-1922 Military and Naval Representative of Gen. Petr Vrangel' in Paris
    1924-1937 Commander of the First Section of the Russkii Obshche-Voinskii Soiuz (R.O.V.S). After the kidnapping of Lieut.-Gen. Aleksandr Kutepov by the O.G.P.U, assumed chairmanship of whole organization
    1937 Kidnapped by Soviet agents on the streets of Paris. Taken to Moscow, condemned to death and shot on orders of the N.K.V.D.