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Russian state military archives collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1670

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photocopies of documents in the Russian State Military Archive (Rossiskii Gosudarstvennyi Voennyi Arkhiv) in Moscow. The documents relate to German-Soviet military and economic relations between 1918 and 1941, and the use of Soviet tanks in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939.

Dates

  • 1918-1941

Language of Materials

The documents are in Russian.

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for 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.

Conditions Governing Use

Copying of the material in Series I, Series II, Accession 1997-M-036, and Accession 1997-M-149 is prohibited. Copying is only allowed for additions (Accessions) to the collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased with the assistance of the Smith Richardson Foundation and transferred from the International Security Program; gift of George Hofmann, 2001.

Arrangement

Arranged in two series and four additions: Series I: German-Soviet Military Cooperation, 1918-1934. Series II. Soviet Tanks in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939.

Extent

10 Linear Feet

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1670

Overview

The collection consists of photocopies of documents in the Russian State Military Archive (Rossiskii Gosudarstvennyi Voennyi Arkhiv) in Moscow. The documents relate to German-Soviet military and economic relations between 1918 and 1941, and the use of Soviet tanks in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939.

Other Finding Aids

For the original annotated list provided by the Russian Military Archives, which includes orginal document numbers, please see Original List.
Title
Guide to the Russian State Military Archives Collection
Status
Under Revision
Author
Compiled by staff of Russian State Military Archives (translated by Mary Habeck) and staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
July 1995
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

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