Davis Center Collection, Fung Library

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Harvard Project on the Soviet Social System

The Harvard Project on the Soviet Social System (HPSSS) is a resource for scholars researching the history of the Cold War and the evolution of area studies. For further information, see the Harvard Emigre Interview Project (Harvard Project on the Soviet Social System) or consult the Librarian for the Davis Center Collection via e-mail. These materials do not circulate.

These collections do not circulate, but special arrangements can be made for teaching and research purposes. For additional information about the collections or about access, please consult the Librarian for the Davis Center Collection via e-mail.

Uzbek family dinnerBalerina Olga Lepeshinskaya in a new model Russian car called 'Victory'.

Soviet Information Bureau Photograph Collection

The Soviet Information Bureau Photograph Collection is comprised of 5,000 black and white photographs of everyday life in the Soviet Union with typed captions (mostly in English, ca. 1947-1949).

Graham-Sloan Archive

The Graham-Sloan Archive contains photocopies of stenographic reports, legal and normative documents, interview transcripts, and press clippings about the transformation of the USSR Academy of Sciences into the Russian Academy of Sciences. A detailed list of materials in the archive is available.Please consult the Librarian for the Davis Center Collection via e-mail.

Smirnoff Vodka Archive

The Smirnoff Vodka Archive contains documentation concerning the trademark infringement case of Joint Stock Society "Trade House of Descendants of Peter Smirnoff, Official Purveyor to the Imperial Court" and the Russian American Spirits Company v. Heublin, Inc. and International Distillers & Vintners Ltd. Includes photocopies of primary sources documenting Smirnoff Vodka from its start in Russia in the early 1800s to its sale to Heublein, Inc.

These collections do not circulate, but special arrangements can be made for teaching and research purposes. For additional information about the collections or about access, please consult the Librarian for the Davis Center Collection via e-mail.

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