The Resource Papers of David Bell Macgowan, (manuscript)

Papers of David Bell Macgowan, (manuscript)

Label
Papers of David Bell Macgowan, 1905-1918, 1939
Title
Papers of David Bell Macgowan
Inclusive dates
1905-1918, 1939
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • MacGowan's papers consist of articles about Russia written while he was stationed there, several speeches about the same subjects and a journal Filming the Eastern front, 1917,about his trip to the Romanian front to film war activities there. In it he describes Kiev, Odessa and Ia-si, the battle of Marasesti, 1917, the Romanian royal family, refugees, and the Romanian soldiers whom he contrasts with the Russians
  • Topics of his articles and speeches include an analysis of the country in 1907 in regard to land reform, the Duma, religious persecution by the Orthodox Church, current political leaders, an analysis of what a Russian democracy would be like, the state of the Russian revolution in 1918, the Volga River, roots of the German-Russian collision, 1939, and Tolstoy and Turgenev
Biographical or historical data
Press correspondent in U.S.S.R.
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Papers of David Bell Macgowan, (manuscript)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • Special Collections
Extent
14
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u2136346
System control number
  • (Sirsi) AKJ2633
  • (OCoLC)31084326
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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