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Arkhiv Voenno-Morskogo Flota, Gatchina—Filial Tsentral'nogo arkhiva Ministerstva oborony RF

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Archives of Russia (2000), pp. 293-95; Arkhivy Rossii (1997), pp. 234-35.

History of Archive


c-85. Tsentral'nyi voenno-morskoi arkhiv: Spravochnik po fondam Severnogo flota i Belomorskoi flotilii (1941–1960). Compiled by I.A. Belova, T.V. Polukhina, S.P. Tarasov, S.V. Vlasiuk, et al. St. Petersburg: Russko-Baltiiskii informatsionnyi tsentr “Blits”, 2006. 447 p.

Contains annotated lists of fonds of the Arctic Fleet (1941–1960), the White Sea Flotilla (1941–1957), and individual vessels in the Arctic Fleet. Appendices provide lists of fonds in numerical order and some historical documents (orders, letters, reports, etc).

c-86. Tsentral'nyi voenno-morskoi arkhiv: Spravochnik po fondam (1941–1960): Organy upravleniia Voenno-Morskim Flotom, chasti i uchrezhdeniia tsentral'nogo podchineniia. Compiled by I.A. Belova, T.V. Polukhina, S.V. Vlasiuk, et al. Edited by S.P. Tarasov. St. Petersburg: Russko-Baltiiskii informatsionnyi tsentr “Blits”, 1998. 263 p. Added English title page: Central Naval Archives: Reference-book on archival collections (1941–1960): Administrative Organs of the Navy, Units and Institutions of the Central Subordination. (Lib: DLC; MH).

The short guide to TsVMA contains a systematized list of archival fonds of the central naval administrative agencies, subordinate units, and other naval institutions, including the headquarters, educational institutions, military hospitals, and construction agencies. In most cases previous names with dates of the agencies are provided, togehter with a brief annotations of the records included in each fond. An appendix lists fonds in numerical order, but there are no indexes. According to the prepublication announcement, this was intended as the first of a multi-volume guide; five additional volumes were projected with coverage of: (2) the Arctic Fleet; (3) the Baltic Fleet; (4) the Black Sea Fleet; (5) the Pacific Fleet; and (6) Flotillas (lakes, rivers, channels).

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History of Archive

c-88. Nikolaev, V. “Zdes' slava morskaia khranitsia: K 65-letiiu Tsentral'nogo Voenno-Morskogo arkhiva (TsVMA).”
Electronic edition: http://www.history-gatchina.ru/articl...

c-89. Tishchenko, M.N. “Proshloe i nastoiashchee Tsentral'nogo voenno-morskogo arkhiva.” Otechestvennye arkhivy, 1993, no. 1, pp. 60–62. (Lib: DLC; IU; MH).

A brief account of the development of the archive and characterization of its holdings.

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