Oleg Schestakoff collection

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Photocopies of photographs of Neroberg and Dietenmhle restaurants (near Wiesbaden); (2) Extracts from I. A. Bunin and V. N. Bunina diaries about (1), 1921; (3) Photocopies of I. A. Bunin inscriptions to: A. N. Tolstoi in Slovo: Sbornik chetvertyi, 3rd ed., Moscow, [1915]; L. S. Gavronskaia in his Solnechnyi udar, Paris, 1927; (4) Photographs of "Bunin places", Paris, 1989

Administrative / Biographical History

Oleg Schestakoff (Shestakov) is a collector of I. A. Bunin memorabilia and a member of the post-Second World War Russian migr community in Germany

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Oleg Schestakoff, March 1993, September and December 1994


In French, German, 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