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Ermolov, Boris Nikolaevich

Identity area

Type of entity


Authorized form of name

Ermolov, Boris Nikolaevich

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Ermoloff, Boris

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

  • Ermolov, Boris Nikolaevich

Other form(s) of name

  • B.N.E.
  • Boris Nikolayevitch
  • Boris Ermoloff

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

active 1910s-1950s


Boris Ermolov was an associate of Thomas Whittemore in the Committee for the Education of Russian Youth in Exile. The two met in Turkey during World War I and Ermolov emigrated to France around 1920. Ermolov was the Director and Chief Librarian of the American Byzantine Institute in Paris from 1930 to 1957. His brother is Dmitri Ermolov.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Librarian, Byzantine Institute in France

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

Ermolov, Dmitrii (active early 20th century)

Identifier of the related entity

US LCNAF n 93018630

Category of the relationship

is the sibling of

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Description of relationship


Control area

Description identifier

US LCNAF n 92081411

Institution identifier


Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families



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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was created by Beth Bayley on October 26, 2012 and was revised by Shalimar White on December 2, 2013.


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