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Register of the Sergei Nikolaevich Pototskii Papers, 1930-1946
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sergei Nikolaevich Pototskii Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1930-1946
    Collection number: 47015
    Creator: Pototskii, Sergei Nikolaevich
    Collection Size: 40 manuscript boxes, 2 card file boxes, 1 envelope (16.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, telegrams, reports, protocols, lists, orders, circulars, accounts, and receipts, card file, and photographs, relating to Russian Imperial military agencies in Copenhagen and Berlin, the Russian Imperial Passport Control Office in Copenhagen, the Russian prisoner-of-war and refugee camp at Horserod, the Russian Red Cross, military benevolent emigre organizations and activities, and Russian participation in World War I and the Russian Civil War.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: Russian.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Sergei Nikolaevich Pototskii Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1947


    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.

    Access Points

    Rossiiskoe obshchestvo Krasnago kresta.
    Russia. Armiia--Officers.
    Prisoners of war.
    Russians in foreign countries.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    World War, 1914-1918--Prisoners and prisons.
    World War, 1914-1918--Refugees.
    World War, 1914-1918--Russia.
    Denmark--Foreign relations--Russia.
    Soviet Union.
    Russia--Foreign relations--Denmark.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Refugees.
    Military attaches.

    Biographical Note

    1877, September 13

    (Old Style)
    Born, St. Petersburg, Russia
    1896, August 12 appointed officer, Russian Imperial Army
    1896-1921 served in Life Guards, as company and battalion commander, on Staff of Moscow Military District, and on Main Directorate of the General Staff; received Order of St. Vladimir, Third Degree
    1911, December 6 promoted to Colonel
    1914 appointed acting Military Attache, Denmark
    1916 appointed Military Attache, Denmark
    1917, September promoted to Major-General
    1921 elected to Board of Directors of the Mutual Assistance Association of Russian Officers in Denmark
    1922 elected Treasurer of the Mutual Assistance Association of Russian Officers in Denmark
    1923, January appointed Delegate of the Russian Red Cross (old organization) in Denmark
    1923, October 22 elected to Board of Directors of the Russian Society, Copenhagen
    1927, February 18 elected President of the Copenhagen Section of the Association of Russian War Invalids
    1927, July joined Copenhagen Charity Fund Committee in Honor of the 80th Birthday of H.I.H. Empress Maria Feodorovna
    1929 elected President of the Mutual Assistance Association of Russian Officers in Denmark