MS Russ 58
Vakar, Nicholas P. (Nicholas Platonovich), 1894-1970. Nicholas P. Vakar papers: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Russ 58
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Vakar, Nicholas P. (Nicholas Platonovich), 1894-1970.
Title: Nicholas P. Vakar papers,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in Russian.
Abstract: Notebook, diary, and other papers of the Russian writer and teacher Nicholas P. Vakar.
*82M-76. Transferred from the Russian Research Center, Harvard University; received: 1983.
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Nicholas P. Vakar Papers (MS Russ 58). Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Vakar was a Russian emigré writer and teacher of Russian.
Contains typescript with manuscript annotations of Vakar's notebook for 1938-1939,
a diary for 1939-1940, and a photocopy of Last Days of Poslednie Novosti.
- (1). Vakar, Nicholas P. Notebook 1, Dec 1938-Nov 1939. TS. with MS. additions; Cambridge, 1982. 123s.(123p.)
With photocopy of the original, 162s.(162p.), and 4 additional sheets of notes by
Catherine V. Chvany.
- (2). Vakar, Nicholas P. [Diary transcript]. Notebook 2, Nov 1939-Mar 1940. TS. with MS. additions; Cambridge, 1982. 76s.(76p.)
With photocopy of the original, 86s.(86p.) and 2 additional sheets by Catherine Vakar Chvany.
- (3). Vakar, Nicholas P. [Last days of Poslednie novosti]. Photocopy of TS.(carbon copy); [n.p., n.d.]. 9s.(9p.)
- (4). Vakar, Nicholas P. [Loose sheets from notebook 2]. A.MS.; Boston, May . 3s.(5p.)
With transcript, TS. with MS. annotations; Cambridge, 1982. 7s.(7p.), and 2 additional sheets by Catherine Vakar Chvany.