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MS Russ 13.11

Trotsky papers cataloging records, circa 1957-1958: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: MS Russ 13.11
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Trotsky papers cataloging records,
Date(s): 1957-1958.
Quantity: 1 collection (2 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Records relating to the cataloging of the Leon Trotsky papers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

No accession number. Gift of Jean Van Heijenoort, no date.

Processing Information:

Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt
Part of the MS Storage project, 2008-2009.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Trotsky Papers Cataloging Records, circa 1957-1958 (MS Russ 13.11). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Related Materials

For additional cataloging records see:

Biographical / Historical

Leon Trotsky was a Russian revolutionary and Soviet leader.


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Scope and Contents

Index cards and file folders of materials used to assist in the cataloging of the Trotsky papers at the Houghton Library. Papers were accumulated by Jan Van Heijenoort, George Fischer, Barbara Zemboch, and others as the archives of Leon Trotsky were processed.


This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

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