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Alexander Petrunkevitch selected family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 089

Scope and Contents

The collection contains genealogies of the Petrunkevitch and Hartshorn families; curriculum vitae and list of published works of Alexander Petrunkevitch; memorandum of Dr. Kasimir Korybut-Kovahlsky, husband of Petrunkevitch's daughter Wanda; and miscellaneous letters.

Dates

  • 19--

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use note

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical/Historical note

Alexander Petrunkevitch was a zoologist and professor of zoology at Yale. He was born and raised in Russia, educated in Russia and Germany, and married Wanda Hartshorn of Newark, N.J.. His father, Ivan Il'ich Petrunkevich, was a political activist and a founder of the Constitutional Democratic Party.

Extent

0.05 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Alexander Petrunkevitch was a zoologist and professor of zoology at Yale. The collection contains genealogies of the Petrunkevitch and Hartshorn families; curriculum vitae and list of published works of Alexander Petrunkevitch; memorandum of Dr. Kasimir Korybut-Kovahlsky, husband of Petrunkevitch's daughter Wanda; and miscellaneous letters.

General Physical Description note

1 folder (ca. 50 p.)

Processing Information note

Collection is processed.

Title
Guide to the Alexander Petrunkevitch selected family papers
Status
Preliminary Description
Author
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team
Date
2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA