Chirikov Family papers

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


In Russian

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue

Family Names