1st Meeting of the Friends of the Museum of Russian Culture, July 18, 2009

Museum President N. Koretsky, archivist M. Meniailenko and specialist on the history of the Russian Far East Y. Franquien acquainted those who were present with the system of storage, the principles of systematizing and inventorying stored materials, and the Museum’s projects and problems.

At the end of the meeting the archive received from N. Sabelnik as a present a unique album cover, executed in the casting and carving technique, with the engraved text “2d Army Headquarters. 1915-1916.”

The Museum expresses thanks to I. Dragomiretzkaya, N. Sabelnik, L. Tern, G. Tarala, L. Shpadaruk, Z. Gradova, L. Zaverukha, N. Bogdan, the League of Russian-American Women, the St. John Kronstadt Health Care Center, the Russian Home of St. Vladimir, St. John’s Volunteers, West & Praszker Realtors, and the Russian Center for their financial and other support.

The full version of this article appeared in “Russian Life”,
Newspaper, August 25th, 2009, #14026
(tel. 415-921-5380)