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GENERAL E. K. MILLER (1867-1939) Handwritten letter addressed to Tatiana Aleksinskaya. Paris, July 14, 1931.
1 p.; 27x21 cm. He thanks for the invitation to the concert in favor of the Union of sisters of mercy and apologizes for not being able to attend the concert. Requests to take ‘contribution to the Fund of the Union.’ Aleksinskaya (nee. Evtikhieva) Tatiana (1886-1968) - memoirist, essayist and public figure. Wife of G. A. Aleksinsky. A certificated nurse, during the World war I she was working in a medical train at the front, then in a surgical hospital in Moscow. In 1919 she emigrated to Paris. She organized aid to Russian soldiers mobilized into the French army. She had collected a large archive of Russian emigration. Provenance: from the archives of Gregory Aleksinsky (1879- 1967).