Guide to the Research Collections

- SECTION -- III -- THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
- PART TWO
- 45 -- ARCHAEOLOGY
- DIVISION HOLDINGS
- Slavonic Division

Slavonic Division

Russian materials are strong, with an extensive collection of serial publications of Czarist archaeological societies, the Russian Archaeological Commission, and the Academy for History of Material Culture, along with finely illustrated works. There are important materials relating to the Caucasus and the ancient Hellenic and Scythian cultures of southern Russia. More recent works include reports on the Soviet excavations at Pazyryk in Siberia and the sites of Iranian cultures of Central Asia.