About This Exhibit

“From St. Petersburg to Notre Dame: The Miraculous Journey of the Polievktov-Nikoladze Family Papers Through a Century of War and Revolution” was created in conjunction with an exhibit held at the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Notre Dame Libraries, September 15 – December 18, 2012.

Natasha Lyandres, Russian and East European Studies Librarian, curated the exhibit.

The exhibit's posters were designed by Sara Weber, Special Collections and Digital Projects Specialist.

The exhibit's web version was produced by Andy Wetherill, Web Developer.

Liz Dube, Conservator; Diane Sikorski, Preservation Assistant; George Rugg, Special Collections Curator; and Semion Lyandres, Mike Westrate, and Taras Karaulshchikov from the Department of History; have contributed to the realization of this project.

Questions and comments concerning this digital exhibit should be directed to its curator, Natasha Lyandres (nlyandre@nd.edu)

Select Bibliography

Action, Edward, et al., eds., Critical Companion to the Russian Revolution, 1914-1921 (Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1997).

Browder, Robert P., ed., The Russian Provisional Government, 1917: Documents (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1961).

Jones, Stephen F., Socialism in Georgian Colors: The European Road to Social Democracy, 1883-1917 (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005).

Lyandres, Semion, The Fall of Tsarism: Untold Stories of the February 1917 Revolution (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013).

Roobol, W. H., Tsereteli, a Democrat in the Russian Revolution: a Political Biography (The Hague: Nijhoff , 1976)

Shukman, Harold, ed., The Blackwell Encyclopedia of the Russian Revolution, 2nd edn, rev. and updated (Oxford and Cambridge, MA: Blackwell, 1994).

Suny, Ronald G., The Making on the Georgian Nation (Bloomington: Indiana University Press in association with Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif., 1988).

Tsereteli, Iraklii, Vpechatleniia detstva, ed. by A.N. Nenarokov, (Moscow: Tvorcheskaia Masterskaia, 2006).

Wade, Rex A., The Russian Search for Peace, February-October 1917 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1969).

Exhibit installation. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Hesburgh Library, room 102. Fall 2012