Typed letter signed, one page on onionskin, 8,25 x 6,75 inch, Moscow, 2.III.1941, Cyrillic script, Alexandra Kollontai asks for a pension to be given to a veteran with 15 years service in the embassy who had also organized the delivery of volunteers and weapons to Spain, signed by Kollontai in purple ink - co-signed by Anastas I. Mikoyan (1895-1978, old Bolshevik and Soviet statesman during the mandates of Lenin, Stalin, Krushchev and Brezhnev), puncher holes to the left edge and small tears to the vertical edges - in good condition.
|Profession||Russian Communist revolutionary, first as a member of the Mensheviks, then from 1914 on as a Bolshevik. In 1923, Kollontai was appointed Soviet Ambassador to Norway, one of the first women to hold such a post (Diana Abgar was earlier)|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||8,25 x 6,75|
|Type of Autograph||letters|
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