Papers, ca. 1920-1955

Savchenko, Ilʹi︠a︡ Grigorʹevich, 1889-


approximately 3000 items (22 boxes).
Correspondence to Savchenko personally and to the Parisian daily Posli︠e︡dnīi︠a︡ novosti, on which he worked in the 1930s; mss. of writings, including texts by such authors as Konstantin Balʹmont, Ivan Bunin, Pavel Mili︠u︡kov, Alekseĭ Remizov, N.A. Tėffi, and Marina T︠S︡vetaeva, which were published in Posli︠e︡dnīi︠a︡ novosti, and Savchenko's memoirs on the Civil War, containing information on the "Greens" and other topics; photos; caricatures; and material relating to various emigré groups in Europe and the U.S. Includes correspondence, financial records, and textbooks prepared by the professors of Russkiĭ i︠u︡ridicheskiĭ fakulʹtet v Prage (Russian Juridical Institute in Prague), and correspondence and printed matter of Obʺedinenie russkikh okonchivshikh vysshie uchebnye zavedenii︠a︡ (Union of Russian Graduates of Higher Educational Institutions), which Savchenko headed. Correspondents include Mark Aldanov, Ivan Bilibin, Ivan Bunin, Mikhail Fedorov, Georgīĭ Grebenshchikov, Serge Lifar, and Boris Zaĭt︠s︡ev.
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