About the funds of the Valdai Iversky Monastery in the Archives of Saint Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, which reveal a very interesting panorama of life in Russia in the second half of the 17th century, says Doctor of History Pavel Vladimirovich Sedov in the program “Archival history” on the radio “Grad Petrov”.
Lost during the Civil War. The issues of identification of the remains found in the Peter and Paul Fortress
The new season of the scientific and educational program of SPbIH of the RAS “Discussions in the Likhachev House” opened on September 6, 2022 with a meeting with the historian and museum worker, Ph.D. Irina Alexandrovna Karpenko, Scientific Secretary of the State Museum of the History of Saint Petersburg. She spoke about the results of the unique investigations that she and her colleagues conducted to establish the names of people whose remains were discovered at the beginning of the 21st century on the territory of the Peter and Paul Fortress.
“Whether to give a battle or leave Moscow” – a note on the military council before the battle of Borodino
210 years ago, on September 7 (August 26, O.S.), 1812, the Battle of Borodino took place. The virtual exhibition presents a document from the Vorontsovs’ collection about the military council before the Battle of Borodino. The author of the document captured one of the most important stages of the discussion, when the question of the need to fight was raised, briefly reflecting the opinions he heard of several generals of the Russian army.
Documents of personal origin about everyday life during the Great Patriotic War – International round table
In order to promote the formation of a united space of historical memory and strengthen bilateral scientific ties, St. Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Minsk State Linguistic University are holding a round table on documents of personal origin on the history of military everyday life in the regions of the BSSR and the RSFSR during the Great Patriotic War, December 15, 2022. The letter of information (in Russian).
St. Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Russian State Archive of Social and Political History invite you to take part in the International Scientific Conference “Philosopher’s Steamboat – a hundred years in the ocean of history: new facts, images, reflection”. The conference will take place on November 17-18, 2022. Newsletter (in Russian).
St. Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Library of the Russian Academy of Sciences and St. Petersburg Branch of the Archaeographic Commission of the Russian Academy of Sciences invite you to take part in the International Scientific Conference “Research and Restoration of Manuscripts”. The conference will take place on November 9-10, 2022 in St. Petersburg. The letter of information.
St. Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences invites you to participate in the All-Russian Scientific Conference with international participation “The USSR in the 1970s: results of development and prospects (to the 45th anniversary of the Constitution of the USSR of 1977)”, which will be held as part of the 2nd St. Petersburg Historical Forum on 11 -12 October 2022 in St. Petersburg. The letter of information (in Russian).