Foundation and Activities
of the Museum of the North Caucasus
© Marina E. Kolesnikova
Dr. Sci. (National History), Prof.,
Head, Department of History of Russia,
North Caucasus Federal University
Аbstract: The article deals with the history of foundation and development of the Museum of the North Caucasus, which is one of the oldest regional museums in the North Caucasus. It was founded by the Stavropol Regional Scientific Archival Commission. The Museum became a basis for the modern Stavropol State Museum-Reserve that celebrated its 110th anniversary in 2015.
Keywords: museum, museum business, regional scientific archival commission, Stavropol region, Stavropol, the North Caucasus, G. N. Prozritelev.
Article information: Received on October 1, 2015, signed by the print, volume 3 / 2015 on October 30, 2015, published on November 2, 2015.
Full bibliographic reference to the article: Kolesnikova, M. E., Foundation and Activities of the Museum of the North Caucasus (1905-1927), Naslediye Vekov, 2015, no. 2, pp. 95-102. http://heritage-magazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_3_Kolesnikova.pdf . Accessed Month DD, YYYY.