- Amherst Center for Russian CultureAmherst Center for Russian Culture
- "Losing a Country, Finding a Home"
- Cataloged Archives
- Aleksandra Balashova Papers
- Alexei Antsiferoff Papers
- Alexei Remizov Albums and Supplementary Materials
- Alexei Remizov and Serafima Remizova-Dovgello Papers
- Anatolii Tarasenkov Collection
- Andrei Bely Papers
- Andreyev Family Papers
- Anna Saakiants Collection
- Archbishop Ioann Shakhovskoy Papers
- Aron Pressman Opera Scores
- Autograph Collection of 1911
- Churaevka Russian Village Collection
- Commerce and Trade Credit Mutual Materials
- Coordinating Committee for the Russian Refugees in France Records
- Emanuel (Eduard) Sztein Collection
- Felix Roziner Papers
- Gennadii Panin Papers and Collection of Autographs
- Georgii Golokhvastov Papers
- Georgii Novitskii Collection
- Gippius/Merezhkovsky Papers
- Grigorii Poliak Papers
- Halperine-Kaminsky and His Contemporaries Collection
- Irene Graham Papers
- Ivan Shkott Papers
- Jacob J. Bikerman Collection on Nikolai Gumilev
- Journal New Review (Novyi Zhurnal) Records
- Journal New Review (Novyi Zhurnal) Records Addendum
- Katia Anzi-Stoliarova Collection
- Konstantin Parchevskii Papers
- Konstantin Solntsev Papers
- Kuban Cossacks in France Materials
- Lana Peters (Svetlana Allilueva) Papers
- Lev Shestov Collection
- Maria Karmina-Chitau Papers
- N.S. Slavianskii Collection of Musical and Theatrical Materials
- Naum Gabo Papers
- Nikolai Avskentiev Papers
- Nikolai Yantchevsky and His Contemporaries Collection
- Olga Carlisle Collection
- Osip and Nadezhda Mandelshtam Collection
- Petro and Zinaida Grigorenko Family Papers
- Posev Publishing House Collection
- Records of The Union of Russian Writers and Journalists Abroad
- Roerich Collection
- Roman B. Goul Papers
- Russian Pedagogical Society in France Records
- Samizdat Collection
- Samsonoff Papers
- Shakhovskoy Family Papers
- Solzhenitsyn 'The First Circle' Manuscripts
- Stepan Kolokol'nikov Papers
- Terentieva and Boldyrev Collection
- Vladimir Dixon Papers
- Vladimir Dixon Papers Addendum
- Vladimir Lebedev Collection
- Vladimir V. Brand Papers
- Vladimir Zenzinov Papers
- Yurii [George] P. Ivask Papers
- Zarotchintseff Printed Materials
- Zernov Family Papers
- Center Description
- For Visiting Scholars
- Listing of Collections
The collection is organized as follows: ZINAIDA GIPPIUS PAPERS, 1906-1945 DMITRIJ MEREZHKOVSKY PAPERS, 1906-1941 DMITRIJ FILOSOFOV CORRESPONDENCE , 1903-1920 VLADIMIR ZLOBIN CORRESPONDENCE, 1922-1946 OTHER RUSSIAN EMIGRES MATERIALS, 1921-1957 PHOTOGRAPHS
Series 1, ZINAIDA GIPPIUS PAPERS, 1906-1945, 3 linear feet, is the largest series of the Papers. It is further divided into three subseries: Correspondence-Incoming, Correspondence- Outgoing, and Manuscripts.
Subseries 1, Correspondence-Incoming, 1906-1945, 2.5 linear feet, contains Gippius' incoming correspondence with leading Russian and foreign intellectuals. This subseries is organized alphabetically by correspondent and each folder is arranged in chronological order. Most unidentified correspondence has been placed in the beginning of the subseries. The correspondence, which has been identified by first name only, is found in the alphabetical sequence under that first name.
Subseries 2, Correspondence-Outgoing, 1906-1943, 0.25 linear feet, contains Gippius's outgoing correspondence with Russian intellectuals. This subseries is organized alphabetically by correspondent and each folder is arranged in chronological order. Unidentified correspondence has been placed in the beginning of the subseries.
Subseries 3, Manuscripts, [1906-1928], 0.25 linear feet, includes drafts of manuscripts for Gippius' published and unpublished poems, the handwritten manuscript of "Dante in Hell", the transcript of a conversation with P. Suvchinsky, a draft of the article "Le Possede" in French, and copies of several versions of "Boris Godunov", the motion picture play written by Gippius and Merezhkovsky. This subseries is arranged alphabetically by title and type.
Subseries 1, Correspondence, 1906-1941, 0.75 linear feet, is divided into incoming and outgoing correspondence. This subseries is organized alphabetically by correspondent. Material in each folder is arranged in chronological order.
Subseries 2, Manuscripts, [1908-1937], 0.25 linear feet, includes several versions of D. Merezhkovsky and Z. Gippius motion picture play "Boris Godunov," some of which have not been published, drafts of his untitled thesis, and poems. This subseries is arranged alphabetically by type.
Series 3, DMITRIJ FILOSOFOV CORRESPONDENCE, 1903-1920, 0.5 linear feet, contains incoming and outgoing correspondence. The series is organized alphabetically by correspondent and each folder is arranged in chronological order.
Series 4, VLADIMIR ZLOBIN CORRESPONDENCE, 1922-1946, 0.5 linear feet, consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence. This series is organized alphabetically by correspondent and each folder is arranged in chronological order.
Series 5, OTHER RUSSIAN EMIGRES MATERIALS, 1921-1957, 0.5 linear feet, is subdivided into 3 subseries: Correspondence, Documents, and Manuscripts. These subseries reflect the activities of several Russian emigres belonging to the Merezhkovskys' circle, such as G. Adamovich, K. Balmont, N. Berberova, I. Fondaminsky, G. Ivanov, A. Kartashev, M. Markovich, P. Solovjeva and others. The subseries Correspondence is arranged alphabetically by correspondent and then in chronological order. The subseries Documents contains documents found among the Correspondence subseries in Series 1, 2, 3 and 4. These materials do not belong to the Merezhkovskys' family and are organized alphabetically by type. The subseries Manuscripts was artificially created to pull together the creative works found among the Correspondence subseries in Series 1 and 2. This subseries is organized alphabetically by author.
Series 6, PHOTOGRAPHS, consists of several unidentified photographs arranged in chronological order.