Chirikov Family papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises photographs of the Chirikov family, [1914-1916], a portrait of L. E. Chirikova by I. Ia. Bilibin, 1919, and photocopies of: V. N. Lodyzhenskii (Ladyzhenskii), "E. N. Chirikov: K sorokaletnemu iubileiu literaturnoi deiatel'nosti", in Perezvony (Latvia), 29 (1927); E. N. Chirikov, "Leonid Andreev", in Veche (Munich), 23 (1986); and V. Levitina, "Neizvestnoe pis'mo A. I. Kuprina", in 22 (Israel), 36 (1984)

Administrative / Biographical History

The Chirikov family were members of the literary intelligentsia in pre-revolutionary Russia and members of the post-revolutionary Russian migr communities in Czechoslovakia and the United States

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Ludmilla Shnitnikoff, June 1986

Note

In Russian

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/lra/index.htm

Family Names