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The Resource Eleanor L. Pray : Letters from Vladivostok, 1894-1930, edited with introduction and notes by Birgitta Ingemanson

Eleanor L. Pray : Letters from Vladivostok, 1894-1930, edited with introduction and notes by Birgitta Ingemanson

Label
Eleanor L. Pray : Letters from Vladivostok, 1894-1930
Title
Eleanor L. Pray
Title remainder
Letters from Vladivostok, 1894-1930
Statement of responsibility
edited with introduction and notes by Birgitta Ingemanson
Title variation
Letters from Vladivostok, 1894 - 1930
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1868-1954
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pray, Eleanor Lord
Dewey number
957/.7
Index
index present
LC call number
DK781.V5
LC item number
P72 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ingemanson, Birgitta
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pray, Eleanor Lord
  • Americans
  • Vladivostok (Russia)
  • Vladivostok (Russia)
  • Vladivostok (Russia)
  • Vladivostok (Russia)
  • Pray, Eleanor Lord
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Americans
  • Manners and customs
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
Eleanor L. Pray : Letters from Vladivostok, 1894-1930, edited with introduction and notes by Birgitta Ingemanson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The Eleanor L. Pray Collection organized and preserved by Patricia D. Silver."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: between the two bays: Mrs. Pray's Vladivostok, 1894 -- 1930 / by Birgitta Ingemanson -- Biographical sketch: the Smiths and the Prays / by Patricia D. Silver -- The people -- A victorian home in Siberia -- Eleanor Pray's new life -- Rituals and celebrations -- Women's work and leisure -- Clothes and home designs -- Charity bazaars -- Sports -- The city -- Vladivostok scenes -- Natural beauty, picnics, and excursions -- City landmarks, man-made attractions -- Street vignettes, human interaction -- Historic names -- Magnificent ships -- Nikolai and Alexandra -- Lindholm connections -- Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich -- Prince Heinrich of Prussia -- Isabella Bird Bishop -- Richard Theodore Greener -- Life at the dacha -- Early visits, 1900 -- 1907 -- The Novogeorgievsk estate -- The house and garden -- Dacha entertainments -- Philosophical musings -- War -- The history -- The Russo-Japanese War, 1904 -- 1905 -- Waiting for war -- The attack on Port Arthur, the Petropavlovsk -- The bombardment of Vladivostok -- Summer and fall 1904 -- Mukden -- The Baltic fleet and the Battle of Tsushima -- Peace -- The riots of 1905 -- 1906 -- The November days 1905 -- Vladivostok's Bloody Sunday -- Wars, revolutions, and foreign intervention -- The war afar, 1914 -- 1916 -- The year of two revolutions, 1917 -- Allied intervention, January 1918 -- April 1920 -- Japanese occupation, 4 -- 5 April, 1920 -- 25 October 1922 -- A Red Cross sampler -- A window flung open: new beginnings -- The Soviet victory -- Kunst and Albers to the rescue -- Same home, different times
Control code
860711950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295804804
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvctdp1j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860711950
Label
Eleanor L. Pray : Letters from Vladivostok, 1894-1930, edited with introduction and notes by Birgitta Ingemanson
Publication
Note
"The Eleanor L. Pray Collection organized and preserved by Patricia D. Silver."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: between the two bays: Mrs. Pray's Vladivostok, 1894 -- 1930 / by Birgitta Ingemanson -- Biographical sketch: the Smiths and the Prays / by Patricia D. Silver -- The people -- A victorian home in Siberia -- Eleanor Pray's new life -- Rituals and celebrations -- Women's work and leisure -- Clothes and home designs -- Charity bazaars -- Sports -- The city -- Vladivostok scenes -- Natural beauty, picnics, and excursions -- City landmarks, man-made attractions -- Street vignettes, human interaction -- Historic names -- Magnificent ships -- Nikolai and Alexandra -- Lindholm connections -- Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich -- Prince Heinrich of Prussia -- Isabella Bird Bishop -- Richard Theodore Greener -- Life at the dacha -- Early visits, 1900 -- 1907 -- The Novogeorgievsk estate -- The house and garden -- Dacha entertainments -- Philosophical musings -- War -- The history -- The Russo-Japanese War, 1904 -- 1905 -- Waiting for war -- The attack on Port Arthur, the Petropavlovsk -- The bombardment of Vladivostok -- Summer and fall 1904 -- Mukden -- The Baltic fleet and the Battle of Tsushima -- Peace -- The riots of 1905 -- 1906 -- The November days 1905 -- Vladivostok's Bloody Sunday -- Wars, revolutions, and foreign intervention -- The war afar, 1914 -- 1916 -- The year of two revolutions, 1917 -- Allied intervention, January 1918 -- April 1920 -- Japanese occupation, 4 -- 5 April, 1920 -- 25 October 1922 -- A Red Cross sampler -- A window flung open: new beginnings -- The Soviet victory -- Kunst and Albers to the rescue -- Same home, different times
Control code
860711950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295804804
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvctdp1j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860711950

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