Boris I. Balinsky Memoir

Physical Description:

Typewritten, 341 pages of memoir, .3 cubic feet


The materials contain Balinsky's recollections of his early life in Kiev and Irpen, the Civil War (1917-1921), trips to the Crimea and the Caucasus, the Communist Party, NKVD raids and trials, the imprisonment of his wife Katia (1937-39), military service, and World War II.

For More Information:

Contact Robert Chapel, Archives Technical Assistant; 19 Main LIbrary, 1408 West Gregory Dr., Urbana, IL 61801; (217) 333-0798.

Yale Russian Archive Project