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Register of the Ekaterina Breshko-Breshkovskaia Miscellaneous papers, 1919-1931
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    Title: Ekaterina Breshko-Breshkovskaia Miscellaneous Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1919-1931
    Collection number: XX011
    Creator: Breshko-Breshkovskaia, Ekaterina Konstantinovna Verigo, 1844-1934
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes, 5 envelopes (1.7 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, biographical data, and photographs, relating to the life of E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia. Includes drafts of the book by E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia, The Hidden Springs of the Russian Revolution (Stanford University Press, 1931); a biographical sketch of E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia by Aleksandr Kerenskii; and three letters by E. Breshko-Breshkovskaia.
    Language: Russian and English.

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    Collection is open for research.
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    [Identification of item], Ekaterina Breshko-Breshkovskaia Miscellaneous papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.


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    Soviet Union
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921
    Kerensky, Aleksandr Fyodorovich, 1881-1970


    1844, January 13 Born, Vitebsk, Russia
    1873 Began revolutionary activity
    1874 Joined the Chaikovskii "To the People" Movement in St. Petersburg. Arrested and sentenced to five years of hard labor
    1879 Exiled to Siberia
    1896 Received permission to return to European Russia.
      Returned and was active in the Socialist-Revolutionary Party
    1903 Participated in the International Socialist Congress in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    1903-1905 Travelled abroad
    1905 Illegally returned to Russia
    1908 Arrested and sentenced to lifetime exile in Siberia
    1917 Freed from exile by the February Revolution
    1921 Left Russia to live in emigration
    1931 Author, Hidden Springs of the Russian Revolution
    1934, September 12 Died, Prague, Czechoslovakia