Georgii Eduardovich Berkhman papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Georgii Eduardovich Berkhman (died 1929) deal with battles between the Russians and Turks in Sarykamysh in Turkey during World War I, and with Berkhman's role as general of infantry and commander of the first Caucasus Army Corps. Included are typescript copies of documents relating to the campaign, arranged partially by topic; two newspapers with articles about the campaign; and a pamphlet, Sarykamy š skaja operacija, 12-24 Dekabrja 1914 (The Sarykamysh Campaign, December 12-24, 1914, Some Documents), printed in 1934, which contains telegrams and letters to and from Berkhman, as well as other documents pertaining to his activities in the campaign.
- Majority of material found within 1914 - 1917
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Basil M. Federovsky, 1962.
0.25 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Typescript copies of documents relating to the battles between the Russians and Turks in Sarykamysh in Turkey, 1914-1915. Also included is a pamphlet (printed in 1934) with telegrams, letters and other documents relating to Georgii Berkhman's part in the campaign.
Biographical / Historical
Georgii Berkhman: general of infantry and commander of the First Caucasus Army Corps.
- Guide to the Georgii Eduardovich Berkhman Papers
- Under Revision
- compiled by Janet Elaine Gertz
- June 1983
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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