Category Archives: Fresh from the Archives

Take our Survey on Academic Publishing

Dissertation Reviews is sponsoring a project on academic publishing for early career scholars, and we need your help! We are asking academics (PhD students through full…

Visual Sources in Russian Archives

Visual Sources in Russian Archives The vagaries of archival research can be taxing enough when working with conventional text-based sources, but trying to locate, access,…

A Review of Archives in Hungary

I have been researching the history of Hungarian motoring for the past 22 years and have visited dozens of archives in Hungary and abroad. In…

The Qiaopi Museum, Shantou, Guangdong, China

A review of the Qiaopi Museum (侨批文物馆) (Shantou, Guangdong, China). Qiaopi as Memory of the World Qiaopi are remittance receipts in the form of family letters…

Mongolian National Central Archives

A review of the National Central Archives (Үндэсний Төв Архив), Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Strolling around downtown Ulaanbaatar, you may come across the statute of Khorloogiin Choibalsan,…

State Archive of Magadan Region in the Russian Far East

A review of the State Archive of Magadan Region (Государственный архив Магаданской области) (Magadan, Russian Federation). Dragged into being from the sub-arctic wilderness, mostly by…

Imperial Russian Naval History Resources in St. Petersburg

A review of the Central Naval Library and Russian State Naval Archive (Центральная военно-морская библиотека; Российский государственный архив военно-морского флота), St. Petersburg. The city flag of St. Petersburg is…

The Centre for Asia Minor Studies

Archive of the Centre for Asia Minor Studies The “Catastrophe” The Greco-Turkish War of 1919 – 1922 ended in what is known in Greek historiography…