|Creator:||Marvin, Charles, 1854-1890|
|Title:||Charles Thomas Marvin collection|
|Quantity:||0.4 Linear feet (29 items in 1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of volumes that include manuscripts, clippings, notes and circulars related to Pioneers in Central Asia & Petroleum Industry in Russia, Merv and the Man Stealing Turcomans, and Region of the Eternal Fire. Also included are seven broadsides related to The Moloch of Paraffin, Russia's Power of Attacking India, and The Russians at the Gates of Herat.|
Charles Thomas Marvin, 1854-1890, was born at Plumstead, Kent. A writer on Russia, in 1878, he published Our Public Offices which embodied an account of the disclosure of the Anglo-Russian agreement, and the unrevealed Secret Treaty of 31 May 1878. During the Russo-Turkish war in 1878 he contributed to twenty publications. He died at Grosvenor House, Plumstead Common, Kent, on 4 Dec. 1890.
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Charles Thomas Marvin collection, MS 75. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.